DAK Americas is a globally competitive supplier of Terephthalic acid (TPA) - Monomers, Polyethylene Terephthalate Resins (PET & Recycled PET ) and Polyester Staple Fibers (PSF) for the western hemisphere. The company is headquartered in Charlotte, NC with manufacturing facilities in the Carolinas.
DAK Americas is a division of Alpek, the petrochemicals and synthetic fibers business group of Alfa, S.A.B. de C.V., one of Mexico's largest corporations.
The Packout Operator assists in the recycling/production process through the handling of production batches. Packing out of Q1 or Q2 material including managing bi-products and loading and unloading of trailers. The Packout Operator reports to the Shift Supervisor.
Inspect equipment prior to each use
Follow all pack out & quality control procedures
Pack out of Q1/Q2 material into super sacks for shipment or rework
Perform routine patrols of bi-product bags
Create batches and labels for all materials
Removal of batches during rework of Q1/Q2 material
Communicate with lab technician regarding material quality as well as with the shift supervisor on trailers needed for material
Enter aluminum bales into SAP and load for shipment
Monitor rework hopper during green runs to ensure silo is full and production line is maintained
Document packing list for shipments to customers
Follow all applicable plant rules including Quality, Maintenance, and Safety policies and procedures
Responsible for housekeeping standards at mixed plastic baler and west pad
Wear and maintain all required PPE
Regular and reliable attendance is an essential function of this position
All other duties as assigned and or required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, and quality control
Ability to operate heavy equipment
Ability to frequently move product up to 50lbs
Ability to frequently move about assigned work area and work 12-hour rotating shift
Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions including working outside and inside a non-climate-controlled facility
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Must be 18-years of age
Good organizational skills and detailed orientated
Positive attitude and the ability to take direction from management
Ability to work and perform in a team environment
DAK Americas LLC is subject to US Department of Commerce export regulations and thus must hire individuals who meet national security requirements. Interested applicants (or temporary employees) must meet eligibility requirements. DAK Americas LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.