Illume Candles
  • Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • $19.75/hour starting
  • Full Time

$19.75/hr starting pay + $1,000 signing bonus!

1st Shift: Monday - Thursday, 4:45am - 3:30pm

2nd shift: Monday - Thursday, 3:15pm - 2:00am

Position Summary

This position works alongside a small group of 7-12 people to produce ILLUME products. This includes elements of verifying componentry and line set up and awareness of quality and productivity drivers.

Duties and Responsibilities

Ensure accurate line set up

  • Verify all components are accurate and ready for each production order.
  • Work with Change-Over Technicians to calibrate the production line for each production order.

Follow quality and filling specifications

  • Perform in-process checks or audits to confirm the production line is set up within filling specifications and meet ILLUME quality standards. If relevant, record findings.
  • Share line set up, quality and/or filling specifications with line employees to ensure consistent adherence to specifications and standards.
  • Assist in training new leads and line employees.

Achieve productivity standards by partnering with Supervisors

  • Assist line employees to make sure they are logged into the right shop order.
  • Share productivity goals and post/document hourly progress.
  • Assist supervisors in set up of line for best workflow and reducing waste.
  • Report quantity of units produced for each production order.
  • Create and maintain other documentation as needed.
  • Motivate the team to achieve solid performance.

Coordinate line change over and line clearance

  • Notify team members to clear the line of any materials from the previous production run.
  • Work with Mixing department, Change-Over Technicians and Material Handlers to set up line for next production run.
  • Ensure cleanliness of all designated work areas.

Work on production line alongside employees

  • Able to perform any job on the production line.
  • Identify where help is needed and work in any production line job to assist team in achieving quality and productivity goals.
  • Assist new team members in working with more efficiency by modeling the correct processes and policies.

Skills & Knowledge Required

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Model safe working behaviors and wear required personal protective equipment
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Comfortable working on computers and with new technology
  • Able to accurately report and enter data
  • Preferred work experience in manufacturing setting
  • Able to communicate effectively with coworkers

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to hear, speak, and use hands for fine manipulation.
  • The employee is regularly required to stand for extended periods. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 30 pounds, bend, stoop, reach, carry, push, and/or walk.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and/or color vision for inspection and/or assembly.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The employee must be able to work in a highly fragranced environment.
  • This role operates in a manufacturing environment where the noise level is loud or moderate.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

ILLUME is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are not accepting candidate profiles from agencies at this time and this role is not open for relocation assistance. Candidates must be legally authorized to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship.

ILLUME participates in E-Verify. Through participation in the E-Verify program, ILLUME electronically verifies the employment eligibility and Social Security Number of all new hires.

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