Evergreen - Preweigh Technician I

HUNT VALLEY, MD, US, 21031

McCormick & Company, Inc., a global leader in the spice, flavor, and seasonings industry, is seeking full-time Preweigh Technicians. The new hires will work at the Flavor Manufacturing Center in Hunt Valley, MD, and report to a Production Team Manager.

 

Available Shifts: 

• 2nd Shift: Monday – Friday, 2 pm – 10:00 pm (+6% shift diff) 
• 3rd Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 10:00 pm – 6:00 am (+10% shift diff) 

 

What We Bring To The Table:

The best people deserve the best rewards. In addition to the benefits you’d expect from a global leader (401k, health insurance, paid time off, etc.), we also offer:

 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Flexibility and Support for Diverse Life Stages and Choices
  • We prioritize our communities and the planet we share. We are proud to be awarded as a Diversity Inc. Top 50 company for Diversity and has multiple Sustainability awards (ranking #22 in the World and #1 in Food Products)
  • Wellbeing programs, including Physical, Mental, and Financial Wellness
  • Tuition assistance

 

As a company recognized for its 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.

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

Under general supervision, operate batch processing equipment with a manufacturing recipe management system, batch cards, recipe sheets, SOPs, and standard work instructions. The nature of the work is team-based and requires a total task approach. The incumbent will learn and perform assigned tasks depending on the manufacturing technology utilized across our sites. This role will contribute to achieving company initiatives to meet our safety, quality, process reliability, customer service, cost, and innovation goals. Work safely and environmentally responsible while operating, monitoring, and controlling equipment, systems, and processes associated with the Dry blending and pre-weighing.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Pull and stage a variety of raw materials for the production team according to batch card specifications/process instructions
  • Coordinate between production and warehouse teams daily concerning any raw material variances
  • Return remaining raw materials after Preweigh processes are complete according to warehouse specifications
  • Follow all instructions on production cards and daily schedule
  • Keep accurate production records and accurate reporting in SAP and report information daily
  • Inspect raw materials, in-process, and finished goods for proper weight, color, overall appearance, texture, labeling, packaging, and correct/report defects
  • Coordinate with supervisors daily concerning any scheduling variances and process improvements
  • Perform proper sanitation, housekeeping, and safety procedures
  • Help maintain equipment, reporting, and/or resolving machinery breakdowns or problems
  • Operate Fork Truck in a safe manner
  • Participate in all team/department meetings
  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to operate a forklift and other mechanical equipment such as pumps, scales and dumpsters
  • Ability to perform foundational math equations
  • Ability to lift to 50 lbs.
  • High school degree or equivalent and
  • Basic computer knowledge in the form of data entry & proficiency in RF scanning
  • Ability to work in a dusty environment with strong odors and high noise/decibel levels
  • Ability to work in an environment with frequent exposure to chemicals and cleaning agents
  • Ability to work in warm/hot environments or warehouse conditions
  • Adaptable to work overtime on short notice and weekends
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Attention to detail is a must
  • PAPR/ Respirator use required

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience working in food manufacturing
  • Exposure to TPM or lean manufacturing principles
  • 3 years in a manufacturing environment preferred

 

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.


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore