Production Assistant 1S

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:  Other duties may be assigned.

Ø  Performs harvesting and cleaning duties for all products produced.

Ø  Assists QA personnel with product isolation and storage.

Ø  Provides assistance and training to the packaging operators.

Ø  Provides assistance to the molding technicians personnel throughout the shift.

Ø  Moves completed pallets of product into the warehouse, utilizing a pallet jack or electric forklift as required by the size and type of the load.

Ø  Shrink-wrap all completed pallets of product, prior to stocking.

Ø  Consolidates all rejected tips by shift’s end and places them into a recycling bin.

Ø  Segregates, piece counts and records the drop off tips from each machine.

Ø  Ensures overall cleanliness of the production areas and equipment.

Ø  Rotates shifts when required for increased coverage.

Ø  Reports all pertinent information to the oncoming shift personnel.

Ø  Reports ALL pertinent information to the shift seniors, leads or supervisor.

Ø  Opens and closes molds for the purpose of clearing jammed parts.

Review Criteria: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Quality/Quantity - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.  Proactively looks for ways to improve and promote quality.  Provides feedback to improve performance and monitors own work to ensure high quality.  Meets productivity standards by completing work in timely manner and strives to increase productivity.

Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities while contributing to a positive team environment.  Supports everyone's efforts to succeed, volunteers and generates suggestions for improving the work environment.  Asks for and offers help to peers as required.

Interpersonal Skills - Approaches others in a tactful and professional manner.  Conducts self in a positive manner when under pressure.  Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.

Oral/Written Communication - Listens and receives clarification.  Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming.  Presents data effectively and is able to read and interpret written information.

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Safety and Security – Follows and promotes safety and security procedures as outlined in the employee handbook.  Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines and reports potentially unsafe conditions to the Company.

Attendance/Dependability – Consistently reports to assigned workstation promptly and on –time daily.  Follows instructions, responds to management’s direction and takes responsibility for own actions.  Keeps commitments, completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

What You Need to Succeed

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:   High school diploma and or equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years experience in a high volume production environment.  Verbal and written communication skills in basic conversational English is required.

Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills: Familiarity with MS office programs is preferred.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:  Forklift Certification is required.

Other Qualifications:   Lockout/Tagout Training

Physical Demands:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, bend twist, push and pull.  The employee is occasionally required to sit.  The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to twenty-five (25) pounds and lift and/or move up to forty (40) pounds approximately two to three times per shift. The employee is required to operate equipment (pallet jack, electric forklift, etc.) to move product from production areas into warehouse locations.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.









Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646