Packer 3rd Shift
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Balchem Corporation (Nasdaq:BCPC) is a publicly traded global
specialty chemicals company with $500 million plus in revenue and
north of $2.5 billion market cap, having witnessed steady growth
over the past five years. The Company was founded in 1967 and is
based in New Hampton, NY (Hudson Valley area). Balchem develops,
manufactures, and markets specialty performance ingredients and
products for the food, nutritional, feed, pharmaceutical, and
medical sterilization industries in the United States and
internationally. The Company consists of four business segments:
Human Nutrition & Health; Animal Nutrition & Health; Specialty
Products; and Industrial Products and employs over 1,000 people
worldwide who are engaged in many diverse activities, developing
the company into chosen market leadership positions. To learn more
about our dynamic, stable and growing company, visit
The Wet Production Packer (level 1, 2 or 3) is responsible for the
accurate and timely packaging of Wet finished liquid products and
movement of finished, packaging and raw materials. A Packer is
expected to properly carry out all duties as defined below under
Essential Functions. All work will be performed in a safe and
sanitary manner while correctly following all SOP Guidelines and
work instructions related to the Job. Duties includes (but not
limited to): proper operation, equipment lockout procedures,
sampling, testing, processing and cleaning of product and
equipment. A thorough knowledge and understanding of all materials,
equipment, processes and controls is necessary for successful
qualification. The Wet Packer needs to be able to work with
warehouse, quality, maintenance, production employees, leads and
supervisors to achieve their job goals.
Adhere and comply with all company safety policies including
reporting any unsafe acts or near misses.
Help promote and support company health and safety policy practices
Performs tasks safely and comply with GMP policies at all
Assure adherence to all elements of SQF system and policies.
Identify and use the proper PPE required for tasks in the
production area. Can read and understand Safety Data Sheets for
materials/chemicals used in the plant.
Assembles, disassemble, operates, and troubleshoots related
equipment including but not limited to filler, canners, magnets,
metal detectors, and screens.
Support Supervisors, Production leads and other Wet area employees
with tasks required.
Ability to lift 60 pounds unassisted is required.
Support other Production areas with tasks required.
Understands and maintains the HACCP program in detail; including
metal detector, magnets, screens and scale checks and proper
Follow proper packaging instructions provided in the batch ticket
sheets supplied by management.
Correctly follow all production, cleaning procedures as described
in the SOP.
Know the location of all raw and packaging materials and finished
production within the warehouse.
Can locate & maintain inventories by moving ingredients within the
inventory system (DEACOM) and bringing them to the work area.
Can maintain records including but not limited to sanitation,
pre-op, HACCP, inventory count sheets and batch tickets.
Can safely and properly operate a forklift.
Correctly complete and submit work orders requiring a maintenance
person (level 2).
Perform minor maintenance on equipment (level 3).
Effectively perform all other duties as assigned or directed by
Comply with all policies and procedures of the Company.
Solid Communication skills required between team members, other
shifts and other departments
Work collaboratively as a member of a team.
Attend all company mandated training sessions - these include
Safety, Good Manufacturing Practices, etc.
"other duties as assigned"
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma/GED preferred.
0-3 years of manufacturing/production experience desired.
Basic math, reading & writing competency is required.
Must be able to operate a forklift truck (sit down, stand up,
walkie and hand-jack).
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