General Labor

Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc.
US - Iowa - DUBUQUE
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  • Job Reference: 1398898977
  • Job Type: Full time
  • 30+ days ago

Job Description

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CROWN Cork & Seal USA, Inc., a wholly owned company of Crown Holdings, Inc. is a global leader in the design, manufacture and sale of packaging products for consumer goods. At Crown, we are passionate about helping our customers build their brands and connect with consumers around the world.  We do this by delivering innovative packaging that offers significant value for brand owners, retailers and consumers alike. With operations in 47 countries and over 240 locations, employing over 33,000 people and net sales of over $11 billion, we are uniquely positioned to bring best practices in quality and manufacturing to our customers to drive their businesses locally and globally.  Sustaining a leadership position requires us to build a team of highly talented, dedicated and driven individuals. 

 

Division Overview:

Crown’s Food Division is the number one manufacturer of food cans in the world.  Our complete array of food packaging serves a variety of markets, including fruit, vegetables, dairy, fish, meat, ready meals, pet food, infant milk powder and other dry food products.  We offer a wide selection of food cans from round to bowl as well as shaped cans.  We truly focus on excellence in all of our products.  Here is your chance to join the Crown Food Division.

 

benefits:

            
  • $500 sign on bonus
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  • gainsharing bonus
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  • medical, dental, vision – no monthly premium for employees
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  • Company funded pension
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  • 401k plan with company match
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  • paid lunch & breaks
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  • basic life insurance & Short-Term Disability
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  • 10 paid holidays
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  • vacation accrual based on years of service
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  • stock purchase plan
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  • tuition reimbursement
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  • safety shoe & prescription safety glasses allowance
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    Position Overview:

            

    The General Labor role serves as a key function in the operation and on-going maintenance of the high-speed manufacturing equipment that produces both metal cans and ends at the Dubuque, Iowa manufacturing location. 

            

     

            

    Duties And Responsibilities:

            

    Reporting directly to manufacturing floor supervision and management, the General Labor responsibilities would include, but not be limited to, the following:   

            
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  • Maintain all housekeeping inside the manufacturing plant
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  • Assist with removal of scrap
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  • Sort finished product and support operations as a machine operator when needed
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  • Use approved solvents to remove grease, dirt, build-up from all equipment and machinery as well as the general facility
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  • Wipe and clean out all oil pans
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  • Dispose of all cleaning waste, press units, etc. as directed
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  • Maintain records as required
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  • Support in keeping all equipment clean and orderly
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  • Keeping the work area clean and organized, performing minor tasks as directed by the line maintainer
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  • Observe and practices company safety rules and SOP’s at all times
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  • Communicate all pertinent information between departments, peers and between shifts on changes to equipment, production schedules, production problems or any other related information.
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  • Performs other job-related duties as required or assigned

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In addition to the specific responsibilities listed above, the ideal candidate will possess the following:

Minimum Requirements:

            
  • High School Education/GED or equivalent
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  • One to five year(s) experience in a manufacturing environment
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  • Must be available to work various shifts if needed and be able to work nights, weekends, and overtime to cover absences or provide additional support
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  • The employee must have the ability to possible travel early on for training at other manufacturing locations

Preferred Requirements:

            
  • Vocation or technical certification would be a plus
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  • High-speed packaging industry experience

Competencies:

            
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
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  • Must be able to look at new solutions and “think creatively and strategically” to solve problems
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  • Excellent time management and project management skills as well as the ability to multi-task
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  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
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  • Proven math and computer skills and working knowledge of various Microsoft programs (Excel, Word, Access, etc.)

 

Physical Requirements:

            
  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands and arms, and may be required to balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl  
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  • The associate may lift and/or move up to 50 pounds on occasion
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  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus
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  • The employee must be able to work up to twelve (12) hours shifts, both day and evening

 

Working Conditions:

            
  • The majority of work will be in a plant environment but maybe required to move around to different parts of the manufacturing floor
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  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be exposed to moving mechanical parts and vehicular traffic in the plant 
            
  • The associate may be exposed to a wide range of temperatures

The noise level is frequently loud




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