Benjamin Moore & Co., Inc. Batchmaker, 3rd shift in Johnstown, New York
3rd Shift Batchmaker needed with Benjamin Moore in Johnstown, NY
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. Join a company where innovation is constantly recognized as we look for individuals who produce world-class products.
-Responsible for batch formulation, mixing materials, quality color matching/tinting, and quality of finished product processing within the duties and functions of department to include the following key responsibilities:
-Follows all safety guidelines and rules; environmental and regulatory guidelines; uses all required safety equipment.
-Maintains quality and cleanliness of the work area and equipment.
-Follows batch formulation, as prescribed by Central Labs, and uses knowledge and skills to incorporate approved materials for proper dispersion. Approved materials may be accurately and efficiently added to dispersion task by uses of electronic gauges, valves, temperature controls, flow meters or other related equipment.
-Mixes the materials and performs quality controls checks for dispersion approval and transfer to the next step within the production process, using prescribed equipment. May use electronic information systems to control materials additions, check material inventory supplies, etc.
-Ensures all batches are properly and expeditiously transferred into scheduled tanks for thin-down.
-Batches are completed in accordance with Central Lab formulations. Batches are completed in accordance with Central Lab formulations, using the prescribed approved raw materials, thickeners, thinners, etc.
-Utilizes color spectrophotomer and eye shading expertise to match batches to customer specifications.
-Ensures batches are properly and expeditiously transferred into scheduled tanks for thin-down and color matching/tinting. Batches are completed in accordance with central lab formulations, using the prescribed approved raw materials, colorants, color dispersions, thickeners, thinners, etc. Materials are accurately measured and delivered to assigned holding tanks, using electronic gauges, valves, transfer equipment, etc. May use electronic information systems to control materials additions to complete batches for final approval.
-Involved with quality control checks and procedures, prescribed by central labs to ensure effective, accurate and expeditious processing with first run capability.
-Makes appropriate additions to production batch, as prescribed by quality assurance lab; using approved materials.
-Reutilization of resources for re-work materials in accordance with approved procedures by central lab.
-Communicates with other departments during production process, i.e. mixing, milling and filling/packaging, etc. Scheduled appropriate holding tans for proper co-ordination of product processing.
-May be required to maintain clean filters for transferring products and materials during production -processing.
-Willingness to work and cross train in other departments frequently.
-Maintains forklift or other related equipment by checking battery, electrical charger hook-up etc.
-High school diploma or equivalent required with basic math skills
-Ability to work in a team environment and the willingness to be cross-functional
-Excellent attention to detail and accuracy skills
-Ability to stand on feet, bend, stretch, twist for 8 plus hours
-Ability to work safely and follow SOP's
-Ability to use company software and computer system
-Ability to operate a forklift preferred
-Ability to lift 50 pounds continuously throughout shift
3rd shift, ft
$16/hr. with shift differential
Apply online at: https://www.benjaminmoore.com/en-us/benjamin-moore-careers