Can Filter Lead in Portland, OR at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Can filter production lead who will grow at our Vancouver, WA offices.

The Can filter lead will monitor the safe and efficient processes to produce all SKUs for Can filter activated carbon filters.  This will include training of employees on safe and efficient operation of the Can filter filling, roller operation, and spot welding machines and procedures.
 

In this role you will:

  • Keep crew on task and working effectively and monitor safe practices in the Can Filter area.
  • Assure employees have correct tools and supplies available to them.
  • Monitor to ensure the most efficient production process.
  • Assign training to new employees and cross training for smooth operations.
  • Manage inventory counts.
  • Assure all equipment maintained and serviced when needed.
  • Always look for ways to be more efficient and save money for the company.
  • Actively participate in safety meetings.
  • Must be able to lift 30lb. products periodically throughout the day with no physical limitations.
  • Experience operating warehouse equipment (forklift, pallet riders, etc.).
  • Able to operate efficiently in a fast paced environment.
  • Clear written and verbal communications and basic math.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Courteous and professional demeanor.
  • Able to operate with a sense of urgency and accuracy.

The perfect person will have:

  • Cross training in all aspects of our Can filter operations.
  • Verifiable, effective leadership skills.
  • Must have developed positive relationships with other department personnel.

This is what we will bring to the table:

  • Extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage
  • Discounted gym memberships across the U.S.
  • A highly energetic and fast paced environment at a rapidly growing company
  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program
  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

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