American Sugar Holdings, Inc. Packaging Technician/Maintenance in Yonkers, New York
Packaging Technician/Maintenance Location: Yonkers, NY, US Req ID: 36716 Date: Mar 13, 2023 ASR Group is the world's largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company's brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino, C&H, Redpath, Tate & Lyle, Lyle's and Sidul. POSITION SCOPE The Packaging Technician installs, maintains, troubleshoots, repairs and dismantles packaging equipment and related equipment associated with the refinery POSITION REQUIREMENTS Must be able to operate various packaging equipment Reports to Supervisor the general condition of equipment and recommends replacement when necessary Responsible for machine and work area cleanliness Responsible for keeping required records. Performs other duties as may be assigned Work from blueprints, drawings, sketches and verbal orders Utilize his/her tools and equipment in a safe and proficient manner Diagnose, troubleshoot, and perform repairs on various types of packaging and related equipment Perform repairs and tests on mechanical packaging equipment such as clutch assemblies, gear head motors, reduction drive units and high pressure glue pumps Start themachine and observe the operation to detect malfunction(s) of the machine Abilityto work rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime Must be thoroughly knowledgeable of measurement and weighing systems Must be able to perform tasks wearing required PPE such as but not limited to protective footwear, clothing, safety glasses/goggles, etc. Ability to: lift up to 50lbs use hands and arms to reach, push, pull, lift, carry, and manipulate materials and tools walk, stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, stoop, crawl, and climb constantly throughout the shift reach, bend, twist, rotate, push and pull frequently work in confined spaces work independently as well as a team player climb up and down ladders WORK EXPERIENCES Previous experience as a Packaging Technician is preferred but not required Experience in PLC troubleshooting is also preferred but not required EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS High School diploma or GED required LOCATION OF THE ROLE Yonkers, NY We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, genderidentity, age,nationalorigin, disability, veteranstatusorany other category protected under federal, state, or local law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Nearest Major Market: Yonkers Nearest Secondary Market: New York City Equal Opportunity Employer Our Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy and practice of this Employer to comply with all applicable fair employment practices and equal opportunity laws in every country where our employees work, and to provide employment opportunities, as well as administer all terms and conditions of employment, to all qualified persons on an equal basis. The Employer prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other category protected by law.