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Jackson Plant Lead in Jackson, AL at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 1/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Jackson, AL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description


Summary/Objective The plant lead will be under the direct Supervision of plant manager. The plant lead will operate and maintain plant equipment as well as maintenance and repair activities and perform a variety of semiskilled tasks.

Essential Functions

Work closely with quality control and monitor product.

Monitor and Improve the efficiency, output and safety of manufacturing raw material.

Problem Sensitivity: Have the ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong with plant equipment.

Trouble Shooting: Determine causes of operating errors at plant.

Operation of plant controls: Start, stop, maintain plant controls, communication to all team members.

Equipment Calibration of small to large scale processes.

Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.

Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.

Installation of equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Technical Capacity.
Time Management.
Customer/Client Focus.

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions. The employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts, and is frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions and vibration. The employee occasionally works in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risks of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk, sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, taste and smell.

The employee must frequently lift or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

Position Type This is a full-time position.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



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