Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 4:37 AM
A mutually rewarding experience.
Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize there's more to being in business than just making a profit. That's the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet. What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.
Because it's never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. It's about how you can grab everything that's within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long:term gain. It's about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means we'll all be a little better off. It's that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.
Mars has net sales of more than 33 billion, operates six business segments including Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley, Food, Drinks, Symbioscience, and more than 75,000 Associates worldwide that are putting its Principles into action to make a difference for people and the planet through its performance.
Mars brands include: Petcare : PEDIGREE(R), ROYAL CANIN(R), WHISKAS(R), BANFIELD(R) Pet Hospital, CESAR(R), SHEBA(R), DREAMIES(R) and NUTRO(R); Chocolate : M and M'S(R), SNICKERS(R), DOVE(R), GALAXY(R), MARS(R), MILKY WAY(R) and TWIX(R); Wrigley : DOUBLEMINT(R), EXTRA(R), ORBIT(R) and 5(TM) chewing gums, SKITTLES(R) and STARBURST(R) candies, and ALTOIDS(R) AND LIFESAVERS(R) mints. Food : UNCLE BEN'S(R), DOLMIO(R), EBLY(R), MASTERFOODS(R), SEEDS OF CHANGE(R) and ROYCO(R); Drinks : ALTERRA COFFEE ROASTERS(TM), THE BRIGHT TEA COMPANY(TM), KLIX(R) and FLAVIA(R); Symbioscience : COCOAVIA(R) and WISDOM PANEL(R).
The Extruder Operator is responsible for safely operating the extruders to manufacture kibbles in accordance with the Production Schedule. They are responsible for ensuring the product meets all Quality Specifications while complying with all GMP's. The Extruder Operator works closely with the Mill Room Operator and the Packaging Lead to ensure they are aligned on
Production Cut:Off's while maximizing efficiencies and minimizing waste/scrap. They are also responsible for the Sanitation of the extruder room area and performing the weekly start:up's and shutdowns if required. They also are responsible for maintaining and cleaning the equipment and tools/supplies used in the Extrusion area.
:Operate Extrusion equipment in a safe manner that meets or exceeds production goals.
:Make equipment adjustments when necessary
:Change over extrusion equipment following all safety and sanitation procedures
:Minimize scrap/waste during changeovers
:Evaluate the Finished Product Quality by visually inspecting the pet food both at the extruder and the dryer to include proper cook, odor and product size. Make adjustments as necessary to correct any issues related to the Quality of the product. Visually inspect the finished product at the cooling conveyor. Ensure the product is going to the correct bin.
:Record all process checks as required.
:Collaborate with QA to ensure that issues during the shift are being addressed and that the product is meeting all target specifications. Make adjustments as necessary and involve others (Shift Manager, Operations Support Manager, etc.) as necessary.
:Maintain the extruder log.
:Monitor downtime and document downtime by cause.
:Collaborate with Packaging Lead and Mill Room Operator to maximize efficiencies, minimize downtime and
• Location: Omaha
• Post ID: 12068832 omaha