Production Assistant, Weekend Nights Shift

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

RAININ is currently hiring Production Assistant to join our technical operations team in Oakland, California. In this role, your responsibilities would include:
  • Performs harvesting and cleaning duties for all products produced.
  • Assists QA personnel with product isolation and storage.
  • Provides assistance and training to the packaging operators.
  • Provides assistance to the molding technicians personnel throughout the shift.
  • 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.
  • Shrink-wrap all completed pallets of product, prior to stocking.
  • Consolidates all rejected tips by shift’s end and places them into a recycling bin.
  • Segregates, piece counts and records the drop off tips from each machine.
  • Ensures overall cleanliness of the production areas and equipment.
  • Rotates shifts when required for increased coverage.
  • Reports all pertinent information to the oncoming shift personnel.
  • Reports ALL pertinent information to the shift seniors, leads or supervisor.
  • Opens and closes molds for the purpose of clearing jammed parts.

What You Need to Succeed

  • 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

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, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • 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 precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

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.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646