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Supply Worker - $1,500 Sign on Bonus

LOCATION: 

Flowery Branch, GA, US, 30542

JOB CATEGORY:  Supply
REQUISITION NUMBER:  1111405

A mutually rewarding experience.

Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize there’s more to being in business than just making a profit. That’s the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet.  What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.

Because it’s never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. It’s about how you can grab everything that’s within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long-term gain. It’s about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means we’ll all be a little better off. It’s that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.

About Mars, Incorporated 

Mars is a family-owned business with more than a century of history making diverse products and offering services for people and the pets people love. With almost $35 billion in sales, the company is a global business that produces some of the world’s best-loved brands: M&M’s®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, MILKY WAY®, DOVE®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, EXTRA®, ORBIT®, 5™, SKITTLES®, UNCLE BEN’S®, MARS DRINKS and COCOAVIA®. Mars also provides veterinary health services that include BANFIELD® Pet Hospitals, Blue Pearl®, VCA® and Pet Partners™. Headquartered in McLean, VA, Mars operates in more than 80 countries. The Mars Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – inspire its more than 100,000 Associates to create value for all its partners and deliver growth they are proud of every day.

 

Supply Worker Postion

 

The Supply Worker  is responsible for delivering the materials required to produce sheeted gum following the established manufacturing procedures and prescribed formulas with exactness.

 

Job Accountabilities

• This position is responsible for delivering gum or supplies to the packaging department.  
• The Supply Worker provides machine operators and overwrap lines with materials such as gum, single stick paper, labels, hot and cold glue, etc.
• The incumbent must create transfer orders and confirm materials in SAP.
• The incumbent must track materials in SAP and is responsible for resolving inventory discrepancies.
• The incumbent must conduct daily inventory of materials.
• The Supply Worker is responsible for transporting materials from one area to another by forklift.
• The incumbent carefully stacks gum onto carts to ensure that the operators are always supplied with gum in good condition so that the wrapping machines can produce optimally.
• The incumbent must be observant of gum quality to ensure contaminants do not enter the finished product.
• This position is responsible for moving full barrels of waste and replacing them with empties.
• The incumbent performs general housekeeping duties such as sweeping, washing gum trucks, cleaning conveyors and other various equipment, etc.
• The supply worker must prepare materials for recycling and remove all damaged product from the area.
• The incumbent must work in a safe manner and must follow all safety procedures.
• The person in this position is responsible for properly following all QA, Food Safety and Legislative policies, systems and standards associated with gum handling.
• The incumbent is cross-trained to perform all support roles (previously referred to as Forklift Driver, Gum Supply, Utility and Material Supply) in the department.
• The incumbent is accountable for the department meeting all productivity, quality and safety requirements on a daily basis.

 

Skills Required
• High school diploma or equivalent
• 1 year minimum experience in a manufacturing environment
• Basic math skills required to calculate ingredients
• Forklift operation
• Participate as a team player in accomplishing all company goals and objectives
• Follow established manufacturing guidelines
• Adhere to quality assurance standards

 

This position requires a Work Keys Certification and successful completion of the Standard Timing Model Assessment. 

 

Physical requirements:

• Frequent lifting/carrying of supplies (25-50 lbs)
• Frequent bending/stooping while supplying materials
• Frequent twisting
• Frequent lifting/carrying loads of gum (30 lbs - 50 lbs)
• Frequent pushing/pulling gum carts (up to 700 lbs)
• Frequent handling of gum barrels (up to 100 lbs)

 

 

Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

 


Nearest Major Market: Gainesville GA

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