Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) Production Operator in Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reynolds American is evolving at pace - truly like no other organization.
To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!
REYNOLDS AMERICAN IS LOOKING FOR A PRODUCTION OPERATOR
SENIORITY LEVEL: Entry Level
LOCATION: Tobaccoville, NC, USA
The Production Operator operates high speed cigarette manufacturing and packaging machinery and/or product packing equipment in a safe and efficient manner. The role is responsible for ensuring product quality, output, and waste standards.
Diagnose machine problems, respond to fault lamp, and message displays, and adjust machine accordingly.
Load materials, clear material jams, and make minor machine adjustments.
Perform light machine maintenance.
Perform machine and area cleaning as described in work instructions.
Perform all quality checks and test as described in work instructions.
Order materials, verify materials and production specifications, perform quality checks, monitor and respond to KPI data prompts, set up machine for various product styles, and classify finished product through direct interaction with advanced Manufacturing Execution System and Document Management System, and other computer applications as appropriate.
Perform procedures and work assignments in keeping with Company safety rules and all other policies and procedures.
EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE
- 2-5 years in a high-speed industrial production environment.
Technical / Functional / Leadership Skills Required:
Three years operator experience with high-speed manufacturing equipment.
Work Keys assessment scores:
Applied Math 3,
Workplace Documents or Reading for Information 3,
Graphic Literacy 3,
Workplace Observation 2 (preferred).
Physical Requirements :
Occasionally lift/position materials to 84 lbs.
Able to use and climb ladders.
Standing, reaching, lifting, pulling, stooping, bending for up to 11.5 hours per day.
Education / Qualifications / Certifications Required:
- High School Diploma or equivalent.
Industrial Systems Technology – Machine Operator Certificate Or
Certificate in a related field or military equivalent.
Competitive annual salary
Targeted Annual Bonus
Relocation assistance available for those who qualify
We offer very competitive compensation and benefit plans, including:
401(k) plan that offers opportunity to save on pre- and post-tax basis up to 50 percent of eligible compensation. Company matches 100 percent of employee pre-tax/Roth (401k) contributions up to six percent
Comprehensive health- and welfare-benefits package
Eleven paid company holidays annually, plus a generous paid vacation plan based on length of service
Company-paid sick and personal days, funeral leave and jury duty leave; Also Parental leave/Reduced Work Schedule
Confidential personal financial counselling service
On-site health clinics and fitness centers
A matching grants program that enables employees to direct and double their donations to qualifying charitable organizations of their choice
Health-care advocacy service
Volunteer service opportunities
Federal credit union membership through Allegacy Federal Credit Union
Extensive training opportunities
Our organization offers a level of challenge, responsibility and creativity for motivated employees that welcome opportunities for growth. We are also committed to employing a diverse workforce and valuing different perspectives, experiences and talents to improve the company's potential for optimally achieving its business objectives!
Reynolds American Inc. and its affiliated companies is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly via email at email@example.com .
About our organization:
Reynolds American Inc. is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of British American Tobacco p.l.c., and the U.S. parent company of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc.; American Snuff Company, LLC; Modoral Brands Inc.; R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company; Lorillard Licensing Company, LLC; Reynolds Brands, Inc.; Vuse Stores LLC; Kentucky BioProcessing, Inc.; RAI Services Company and Reynolds Marketing Services Company. This position is with . Job Number: 42270
WE ARE REYNOLDS AMERICAN — A member of the BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO GROUP
At Reynolds American, we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at
• Global Top Employer with 53,000 British American Tobacco employees across more than 180 markets
• Reynolds American certified as Great Place to Work
• Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
• Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
• Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
• Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies
BELONGING, ACHIEVING, TOGETHER
Have you been on a career break for 18 months or longer? Are you ready to return to your career? If your answers to these questions is yes, we would love to hear from you. Regardless of why you took a break, we value you for all the skills you can bring to the workforce. Reignite your career, work flexibly, be part of a dynamic team and upskill yourself with on-the-job training and development support.
Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at Reynolds American. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!
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