Fareva

IL, US

Mechanic

$28-$30 / HOUR
Fareva Morton Grove is a contract manufacture of personal care and beauty consumer goods. The word Fareva means “Faire Rêver” (Make you dream) in Ardechois, the local dialect of the south east of France, the region where Fareva is based.

Fareva Associates are talented professionals who excel at providing our customers with cutting-edge expertise, technology and world class service.

At Fareva, Associate engagement and inclusion are workplace fundamentals. Our Associates are held to a high standard and are guided by the principles of honestly, fairness, respect, confidentiality and trust. We value our Associates and recognize that our workforce is key to our success. As such, we are com mitted to providing our Associates with rewarding career opportunities.

Fareva Morton Grove is currently looking to add a mechanic to our packaging department.

Job RequirementsPosition Summary:

  • Sets-up, adjusts, and troubleshoots Packaging equipment.
  • Completes minor and majo r repair, preventative maintenance and major overhaul on all Packaging equipment.
  • Works with other Packaging associates in a team environment to efficiently execute the schedule. Communicates with Warehouse, Processing, Shop, and other support areas.
  • Strives for continuous improvement in service, quality, safety, and cost.
  • Ensures compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices, FDA drug product manufacturing procedures and ours quality and safety standards.
  • Efficiently completes all set-ups and troubleshoots assigned lines.
  • Keeps lines operating properly during the course of production runs.
  • Assists Packaging line leads and Supervisor with machinery-related problems encountered during production runs.
  • Assists with equipment installations, equipment upgrades, and other major projects. Assists in the design of new set-up parts. Repairs change parts as prescribed.
  • Looks for opportunities to improve standard line speed and crews and monitors actual line speeds/crews. Understands and implements fill/torque control requirement.
  • Uses information to minimize waste and spoilage. Responsible for the daily execution of schedule. Trains other associates as needed.
  • Handles collection and disposal of ethanol and sanitizing agent generated by Packaging in accordance with safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Follows safety policies and maintains good housekeeping in work area.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent experience.
  • Must have minimum two years of related experience. High level of mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity .
  • Must demonstrate expertise in the set-up, troubleshooting, and maintenance of equipment. Must be able to train and develop other associates.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to handle pressure and demonstrate flexibility. Able to demonstrate good interpersonal skills and take initiative on specific issues. Responsible for maintaining safe and efficient line operation.
  • Must care for and preserve high quality of all equipment.
  • Must work harmoniously with others and have little direct supervision.
  • Exercises professionalism in dealing with all situations.
  • Maintains the confidentiality of Company and Customer information.
  • Able to carry out more complex instructions in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Able to deal with more complex problems involving some abstract thinking, though may require supervision.
  • Requires little direction when solving simple problems. Able to effectively present information and respond to questions in written and oral format from Management and associates. Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals without Supervisor explanation.
  • Frequently on feet for extended periods of time.
  • Repetitive hand and wrist movement. Able to frequently maneuver parts weighing up to 75 lbs. Frequent use of hand and power tools.
  • Must be able to perform duties in a variety of physical positions (i.e. kneeling, reaching, climbing, etc.). Must follow all GMP’s as required.
  • Must comply with all PPE requirements.
  • Work in packaging environment producing cosmetics, fragrances and toiletries. Contact with sanitizing agents, hot water, and bleach.
  • Exposure to odors, noise, temperature fluctuations and fork lift traffic. Must be able to work overtime as needed.
  • Must be able to work flexible work hours depending on business need.
  • Must achieve a minimum Wonderlic score of 2 in Math and 1 in Verbal.
  • Must pass the STM test at the 50th percentile.
  • Facility Hours: 1st Shift Hours: 6:30am-2:30pm; 2nd Shift Hours: 2:30pm-10:30pm
  • Facility Address: 6901 Golf Road Morton Grove, IL 60053