1st Shift Packaging Operator
Bend, OR Packaging
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Humm – The Drink Better Company is disrupting the healthy beverage space. Our mission is to help you feel good. Humm is one of the nation’s fastest growing healthy beverage companies and an awesome place to work.  


We are hiring a year-round 1st Shift Packaging Operator to join our great team at $17.00/hour to start as a Tier Tech I with ability to make up to $20.49/hour as you grow to Tier Tech III and contribute to Humm's success as part of the Humm-ster family! This person needs to be able to work well in a team-oriented environment to accomplish the company’s strategic initiatives while providing excellent service to our many internal and external customers. Join our tight-knit Packaging Operator team, get great perks, and contribute to Humm's success as part of the Humm-ster family. 


Our Operators are responsible to operate the packaging machines under the guidance of mechanic and or packaging supervisor within company specifications. Schedule is Monday-Thursday, 4x10's, 6 am-4:30 pm (Yay three day weekends!).


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Works in compliance with Food Safety Management System and Good Manufacturing Practice's
  • Working in all positions of the bottling, canning, and kegging lines
  • Intensive cleaning done daily, working with chemicals requiring PPE
  • Work safely in accordance to SOP’s, and company guidelines in the manufacturing area
  • Perform packaging operations according to current SOP’S
  • Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of all equipment, tanks and work areas.
  • Part of the continued progress of SOP development
  • Communicate daily with team members in alignment with Humm culture and core values
  • Work in regular alignment with Core value, self-governing/correcting culture and in accordance with Humm policies set forth in Staff handbook
  • Ability to work outside of scheduled shifts to meet packaging daily goals and defined outcomes
  • Accountability to meeting or exceeding company standards in quality, including but not limited to accurate labeling, product handling, and packaging procedures.
  • Maintain accurate recordings of logs, batch tickets, and tracking.
  • Monitor the production line, watching for problems and QC issues.
  • Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams, and report malfunctions to a supervisor.
  • Maintain stocks, moving finished product and prepping for incoming product to ensure continuous and efficient daily production.
  • Follow work instruction, standards and SOP’s for equipment set up, changeover and tear down.
  • Identify and resolve issues during setup and changeover
  • Examines bottles to ascertain that labels, caps and stamps have been correctly applied according to SOP.
  • Responsible to make sure all necessary steps are taken to avoid any accident during packaging operation.
  • Responsible to make sure that all packaging line activities are in compliance with GMP.
  • Responsible to inspect the packages periodically to make sure that the packages meet all quality standards.
  • Responsible to make sure correct material and product is used for packaging.
  • Must operate the machine following all safety procedures.
  • Assist in all other duties assigned by supervisor and/or management.
  • Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events and react well under pressure.

  

WORKING FOR HUMM KOMBUCHA: 


At Humm, every position and person is equally valued. We’re all in this together, and there is an overwhelming sentiment that every Humm-ster feels in which they know that their job is as important as any other job in the company. Everyone shares in each success, and everyone learns from every failure. Many new positions are filled from within the company, fostering a sense of continuity and opportunity. The engine that drives Humm is the Humm-sters, a diverse and dedicated group of professionals who handle every aspect of the company, from brewing and bottling to sales and finance. From its inception, Humm has cultivated a culture of appreciation, respect, love and joy. Humm-sters embody and nurture these qualities as they not only define the culture but nourish it on a daily basis just as they nourish what our customers love inside our bottle. Being a Humm-ster means being a part of something wonderful, and something that couldn’t exist without each and every person on our team.

  

We believe that our Humm community is a place where our employees can build safe, prosperous lives. Whatever your life story, national origin, race, or religion; whoever you choose to love, whatever your sexual orientation or gender identity is… you are welcome here.

Requirements

HUMM-STER RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Champion the company culture and values
  • Embrace, practice and support Humm policies, Standard Operating Procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Maintain constructive working relationships with employees and other department heads
  • Being part of the Win!