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Frito Lay Employment – Packaging Machine Operator

Website Frito Lay

Job Description:

The Packaging Machine Operator is responsible for setting up and operating assigned packaging machines and statistical scales to pack the optimum number of quality packages of product. A key component of PepsiCo’s success, Frito-Lay has been making the very best snacks for over 80 years.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will maintain a clean and safe work area. Safety is everyone’s job.
  • You will set-up and operate multiple packaging machines to ensure accurate code dates, weights, and that products are put into appropriate bags.
  • You will perform basic preventative maintenance on packaging machines such as cleaning or switching out knives and blades, pull-belts, tape machines, or rollers, depending on the need.
  • You will check that products are dated and sealed with a minimum amount of wasted product and supplies.
  • You will inspect conveyors and scales prior to line start-ups & changeovers.
  • You will wear protective gear when using chemicals to clean and sanitize lines during changeovers from one product to another.
  • You will troubleshoot commonplace problems and make operational adjustments.
  • You will also be responsible for ensuring that products to be packed remain clean.

Job Requirements:

  • You have basic math skills and can read and write in English
  • You are mechanically inclined and can think that way. Having at least 1 year of machine operator experience in a high-speed manufacturing environment would be a good indicator to our hiring team.
  • It’s a physical job: you are able to lift 50 lbs from floor to waist (e.g. a twin-size mattress) with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • You are at least 18 years of age or older
  • You will be required to work on weekends, holidays as well as off shift
  • You are able to stand and walk for extended periods of time with or without a reasonable accommodation

Job Details:

Company: Frito Lay

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Macon, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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