Production Operator - Dry Ice 8/21/2016

Airgas Santa Fe Springs, CA

Company
Airgas
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
06150-1055
AJE Ref #
575949656
Location
Santa Fe Springs, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
C-OPERATOR



JOB PURPOSE: To provide the primary manual labor required to produce and package dry ice.



DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:





* Loads and package dry ice on a daily basis in accordance with quality standards.

* Operates a pallet jack on a daily basis to maneuver dry ice boxes to meet production needs.

* Knows and complies with all safety and quality policies and procedures.

* Clean-up functions including, but not limited to, sweeping, washing, painting, trash removal and pick-up.

WORK ENVIRONMENT





* Unconditioned work space (i.e. warm in summer, cool in winter). Hazards require the use of personal protective equipment (i.e. hardhat, safety glasses, hearing protection, and safety shoes). Dry ice is extremely cold, and therefore requires that gloves be worn when directly handling dry ice

* Shift work required



Qualifications



EDUCATION





* High School Diploma or equivalent

EXPERIENCE





* One (1) year experience in a production/manufacturing environment

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES





* Able to read and write

* Able to understand and follow the direction of supervisors

* Must be in good physical condition and pass company physical test (Inrtek Test)

MENTAL DEMANDS





* Able to function safely in a noisy environment with safe, but elevated, levels of CO2 vapor present in the facility

PHYSICAL DEMANDS



Essential job function requires the routine lifting and manipulation of dry ice blocks ranging in weight from 5 - 50 pounds each.



EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability