Essential Duties & Responsibilities (not necessarily in order of importance)
Follow the details given in schedules (works orders) and understand the packaging requirements.
Ensure all unsafe incidents and accidents are reported in a timely manner, reports are written and returned to the EHS department according to procedure.
Fill all types of chemicals into a range of styles and sizes of container, using a wide range of equipment both automatic and manual.
Use a wide range of measuring and weighing equipment.
Complete transactions on a computer based system for finished materials.
Assemble the constituents of a variety of packs correctly and to seal and label them correctly in order to comply with UN legislation.
Be responsible for checking that batch numbers and chemical code numbers given on the schedule matches that on the labels and the product container.
Be aware of own and staff’s responsibilities for Health and Safety and the Environment. Following the appropriate procedures, ensure compliance with manual handling, COSHH & waste handling as required; follow safe and environmentally sound working practices.
Logistics; organise or physically move/collect containers of chemicals up to 1000L IBCs, 200L drums, 25kg sacks etc as required. Understand and work with the Company Systems.
Label containers with supply labels and designated UN labels when appropriate.
Palletise completed packs and where appropriate strapping or stretch wrapping to allow safe transfer to the finished goods warehouse.
Assist with the movement of raw materials and finished goods to all areas of the company whenever appropriate.
Process returned packaging for reuse. Be aware of the hazardous nature of the materials being handled and possible compatibility problems.
Work with due care and attention and in accordance with prescribed safety guidelines. adhering to the company policy, including the wearing of Personal Protective Equipment.
Carry out routine inspection and quality checks.
Be aware of product quality and measures to prevent possible contamination.
Carry out routine maintenance on equipment as necessary.
Be prepared to move between Departments within the Company.
Carry out housekeeping duties as required.
Assist with the disposal of redundant materials.
Take active part in improvement initiatives within the Department.