MAPEI Group, established in 1937, is a privately owned global corporation headquartered in Milan, Italy, with 81 subsidiaries including 70 plants in 32 countries. The company specializes in manufacturing chemical products for building, including waterproofing products, special mortars and admixtures for concrete, products for the restoration of ancient buildings, and special decorative and protective coatings for walls.
MAPEI is celebrating 80 years in business as the world leader in the manufacturing of mortars, grouts, adhesives and complementary products for the installation of all types of floor and wall coverings. Annual revenues exceed $3B, and the company employs approximately 10,000 people worldwide.
Purpose of the Position
Safely and efficiently manufacture products, operating automatic and manual machines, hand tools and equipment in order to prepare, blend and package ingredients into compounds for internal use or sale.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain a clean, safe and orderly work environment by properly identifying and storing ingredients, supplies and products as directed by supervisors and efficiently using various hand tools and equipment such as push brooms, mops, floor sweepers, cleaning chemicals, trash receptacles, etc,
Read and follow daily production schedule and instructions, prepare packaging materials by retrieving items from storage, applying labels to containers, setting up and loading filling machines, stacking and palletizing products, operating various automatic and manual packaging machines, scales and printing devices, industrial lift trucks, pallet jacks and other material handling tools and equipment.
Maintain accurate written and electronic records as required by specific tasks.
Assist other operators as directed by supervisors in performing all activities associated with the manufacture of products and any other task assigned by supervisors.
Prepare ingredients according to production schedule and instructions for blending and compounding (referred to as “Pre-weigh”) using various tools and measuring devices, including but not limited to: digital / manual scales, pumps, hand scoops, buckets, bags, supersacks and pallets.
Operate various processing equipment designed to break up, grind, mix, transport, or otherwise prepare ingredients for final processing.
Prepare, identify and transport samples of materials to QC personnel for testing.
Train, educate and coordinate activities of Process Operators I & II, as directed by supervisors.
Communicate immediately to Operators, Supervisors, or any member of management all circumstances which may affect quality or are considered questionable and unsafe.
Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures, safety rules and instructions.
Perform other duties as required.
Computer Equipment and Software Requirements
The position requires the ability to work with a personal computer in a Windows environment.
Requires familiarity with Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint, as well as using the Internet, if
Education and Experience Required
HS degree (GED equivalent), plus process manufacturing experience.
Licensing or other Special Requirements
Requires a valid drivers license and a good driving record.
Ability to lift up to 55 lbs. independently; and up to 100 lbs. with assistance.
Forklift experience a plus.
MAPEI offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package including: Retirement Savings and Investment, Tuition Reimbursement, Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Wellness Program, Employee Assistance Programs (EAP), Vision Benefits, 17 company paid personal days & 8 holidays paid.
Mapei is an Equal Opportunity Employer