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Benjamin Moore & Co.

2nd shift Paint Filtrator (Partial Year)

Benjamin Moore & Co. - Johnstown, NY

Company Profile
The color of pride: Benjamin Moore is proud to be a part of Berkshire Hathaway, which was recognized by Fortune magazine as the world's third most admired company. And for more than 130 years we've been a respected leader in the architectural coatings and home décor landscape; creating the products and tools that enrich and beautify thousands of communities each day. We recognize that our associates are the driving force behind our success and we strive to provide a work environment where hard work, creativity and purposeful collaboration are fostered and encouraged.
Join a company where innovation is constantly recognized as we look for individuals who produce world-class products, best-in-class services and customer experiences, design pioneering paints using the latest technologies and deliver unparalleled value and brand experiences for our customers and retail network.
Job Summary
In an effort to support the seasonal demands of our business, Benjamin Moore & Co. is currently recruiting for a Paint Filtrator 2nd shift - Partial Year. This position is a regular employment position eligible for the company's Health and Welfare benefits. The successful candidate will need to be available for work between the months of January through October. During the projected 2 -- 3 month period when business demands are low, the successful candidates will be eligible for a leave of absence with continued benefits. Further details will be reviewed with all qualified, interested candidates.

Responsible for monitoring and managing the process flow from the Thinning/Shading tanks through the filtration equipment to the holding tanks and then to the Filling Lines
Follows all safety guidelines and rules, environmental and regulatory guidelines; uses all required safety equipment. Responsible for area housekeeping and maintaining the cleanliness of the equipment.
Perform Quality control checks, prescribed by central labs, to verify that key characteristics of batches have not shifted from approved levels. Work closely with Plant Quality Lead and/or Manager.
Knowledgeable of Corporate Quality System initiative and capable of recording and responding to SPC data generated as a result of quality checks performed during tasks.
Makes appropriate additions to production batch, as prescribed by quality assurance lab; using approved materials and records info on batch tickets to assure inventory accuracy.
Demonstrate consistent and efficient use of appropriate filtering and cleaning equipment. Must be capable of interfacing with GUI screen and other controllers.
Physically capable of opening/closing filter pots to remove and install filters/screens in order to maintain clean filters for transferring products and materials during production processing.
Communicates with other departments during production process, i.e. mixing, milling and filling.
Willingness to work and cross train in other departments frequently; Plant management expects that the filtrator will expand working knowledge of process/batch system and become familiar with Shader position to permit work force development.

Job Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Basic math skills, i.e. addition/subtraction.
Ability to work safely and follow SOP's.
Able to lift, carry & empty 50 pound raw material bags in order to support batch production.
Operate & maintain forklift or other MHE by checking battery, electrical charger hook-up etc.
Can be fitted for and qualify with a respirator.
Basic PC skills & ability to learn and use company software and computer system.
Attention to detail and ability to work independently with minimal supervision are critical.
Ability to work in a team environment and the willingness to be cross-functional.
Good interpersonal communication skills.
Willing to work flexible schedule & overtime in order to cover for other employees during their absence.
Performs other duties as required.

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9 days 22 hours ago

Benjamin Moore & Co.


2nd shift Paint Filtrator (Partial Year) Benjamin Moore & Co. - Johnstown, NY, United States


Location: Johnstown, NY

Company Profile:
At Benjamin Moore, we remain committed to the vision of our founder Benjamin Moore when he started his paint company in 1883: producing the highest-quality paints and finishes in the industry, and delivering them directly to our customers through our nationwide network of knowledgeable, customer-friendly retail store operators. To learn more about Benjamin Moore & Co., its history, our community involvement, and opportunities to work with us