Cardinal Health Operator I, Spinner in Camden, South Carolina

Spinner Technician

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JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for repair, adjustment, and running of equipment in assigned area. Responsible for producing quality material at set production standards. Responsible for maintaining, cleaning, and lubricating assigned equipment according to area schedule.

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Must observe all safety precautions and regulations at all times in all areas where duties are performed. Will be responsible for reporting all safety hazards and potential unsafe working conditions. Must attend all monthly scheduled Safety Meetings. Operate machinery in operator’s absence. Make necessary repairs to all assigned spinning and warper machinery. Report to Production Supervisor all parts necessary for maintenance of spinning and warper machinery. Keep spinner operators supplies with rotor brushes. Keep workbench clean and neat. Complete all assigned maintenance on machinery. Blow-out piecers on all assigned machines. Make sure sliver is on hand for the spinner operators and that yarn and beams are on hand for the warper operators. Blow out area under head and foot ends of assigned spinning frames. Deposit all waste in proper receptacles. Make necessary trips to supply room. Follow all safety rules, plant rules, department rules and implement total quality in his/her area of responsibility. Participate in Plant Corrective Action Team Program. Participate in Plant Safety Program. Report all unsafe conditions in a timely manner. Member ERT (Emergency Response Team).

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and/or Experience Preferred:High School Diploma/ GED; one to three months’ related experience and/or training.

Additional Requirements: The additional requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

HAZARDS / SAFE GUARDS

Earplugs required. Safety glasses as required and OSHA approved hearing protection. Required to wear a safety glove and safety knife when cutting open packages. Must also wear safety goggles and a dust mask if within 50 feet of a blow down operation. Must wear safety shoes in areas where required.

ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) is a major cornerstone of this company’s beliefs. Working safely and protecting the environment are an essential part of an employee’s job performance and all employees are responsible for the following position requirements.

Sign a letter of EHS Commitment on an annual basis Understand and abide by the plant EHS policy Understand and abide by the plant EHS Cardinal Rules Read the OSHA Poster on the HR Bulletin Boards Follow all the standards, policies and procedures outlined in the EHS program Attend all EHS training sessions Wear and/or use all required personal protective equipment while working Immediately report hazardous conditions or environmental risks to your supervisor in order for the supervisor to ensure appropriate corrective action is implemented Immediately report any job-related injury or illness to your supervisor, Safety Coordinator, HR or any member of management

DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC/NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :

Report any injury, no matter how slight, within 24 hours. Additional training classes as required by departmental supervisor. Other duties as assigned.

Responsible to observe department's safety regulations and to use personal protective equipment as required per JSA.

Responsible to practice department's good manufacturing and housekeeping procedures.

Reports any unusual circumstances to immediate supervisor and perform other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

This job description is a general description of essential job functions. It is not intended to describe all duties someone in this position may perform. All employees are expected to perform tasks as assigned by supervisory/management personnel, regardless of job title or routine job duties.

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.