Production Associate in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scotts Miracle-Gro we think people are like plants....in the right place you will grow and flourish. Are you an advocate of making the world a more beautiful place by inspiring others, championing new ideas and being intellectually curious? Are you not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty? If so, then we want you as part of our Scotts family...the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden care products!

We are looking for Production Associates who will grow at our Production Facility in Marysville, Ohio.

The Production Associate will report to the Production Supervisor. This assignment will involve daily production assignments either in our process of formulating or packaging products and preparing them to be sent to our distribution center.

Typical work may include but is not limited to:

  • Efficiently and safely operating production equipment according to Standard Operating Procedures

  • Operating Control Limits on a daily basis:

  • Troubleshoot machinery as problems occur

  • Operates support equipment according to Standard Operating Procedures including:

  • Performs routine tasks according to Standard Operating Procedures as required including:

  • Perform minor preventative maintenance on equipment

  • Comply with housekeeping and safety rules

PHYSICAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Position entails prolonged and repetitive motion of standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 80 lbs.

The perfect person will have:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • 5+ years of manufacturing experience or other related field involving hard manual labor

  • Ability to work well with other associates (teamwork)

  • Ability to work independently, handle adverse situations and problem solve

  • Effective communication and time management skills

  • Ability to adapt to flexible work schedule including overtime

  • Be willing to work weekends during peak season (October – May)

Some other nice to haves:

  • Knowledge in SAP is a plus

What we do for our associates (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage with wellness incentive program.

  • Onsite wellness center which includes: state of the art fitness facility, Walgreen’s pharmacy and Doctor’s office.

  • Beautiful campus and family like environment offering a culture where safety and quality are number one!

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchase program.

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous vacation policy!

COME GROW WITH US, WHERE THE GRASS REALLY IS GREENER!

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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.