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Blending Technician

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McCormick & Company, Incorporated, a global leader in flavor, is seeking a Blending Technician reporting to a Team Manager. This individual will work at the 11102 McCormick Rd in Hunt Valley, MD. 

 

With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.  McCormick makes every moment and meal better

 

As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Set up and operate all pieces of the filling and packaging equipment, as well as performing hand-filling tasks
  • Understand and follow all packaging instructions on production cards and daily schedule (i.e. weights, label requirements, formula integrity, machine number, etc.)
  • Keep accurate production records; report information daily; accurate reporting in SAP
  • Inspect in-process and finished goods for proper weights, labeling, packaging, pallet configuration.  Correct and/or report defects
  • Perform sanitation duties, proper housekeeping, and adhere to safety and GMP procedures
  • Help maintain equipment, report all machinery breakdowns or problems
  • Perform changeovers and wash downs (including chemical) of equipment, as well as change screens, assemble socks and clean totes, on an as-needed basis
  • Participate in team/department meetings, actively offering suggestions where warranted
  • Responsible for disposal of trash and operating compactor

     

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to lift to 50 lb.
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Ability to work in a dusty environment with strong odors and high noise/decibel levels
  • Ability to work in environment with frequent exposure to chemicals and cleaning agents
  • Ability to work overtime on short notice and weekends
  • Ability to work in a team environment

     

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Proven mechanical ability
  • 1 year in a manufacturing environment
  • SAP experience
  • Forklift operator license

 

McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 

 

 

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.