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Brown-Forman Regauge Operator - 1st and 2nd Shifts Available in Versailles, Kentucky

This position is part of the team that supports regauge operations at Woodford Reserve. Responsibilities include but are not limited to performing all operations on the dump floor, unloading barrel trucks, operating line equipment and completing required paperwork. The successful candidate must have strong attendance and work performance and demonstrate the Brown-Forman values and behaviors in the course of performing their job tasks. This position may be required to rotate shifts and/or work overtime as needed to ensure continuity of coverage.

We are hiring for one 1st shift position and two 2nd shift positions. Shift differential pay will be applied for 2nd shift positions.

Responsibilities

Safety/Environmental

  • Promote accident prevention by adhering to all safety guidelines and standards, actively participating in all required training, identifying, communicating and eliminating potential hazards and maintaining consistent communication with Health & Safety Manager and EHS Committee

  • Adhere to all PPE guidelines, including wearing steel toed/slip resistant safety shoes, hearing protection, safety glasses and gloves, as required

Morale

  • Contribute to a team environment, providing support to other areas of the operation as needed and adapting to change in a positive and professional manner

  • Communicate in a professional and respectful manner at all times and to all colleagues, contractors and visitors

  • Demonstrate strong relationship building skills

  • Actively seek diverse points of view to help make decisions and solve problems

  • Effectively and professionally work with people from a wide range of backgrounds/skills

Quality

  • Verify accuracy of all paperwork, including BYO and new make put away records, aged barrel removal documents, Bills of Lading and re-gauge sheets

  • Complete housekeeping and sanitation duties, per schedule

  • Participate in monthly and annual housekeeping and sanitation audits in partnership with Quality Control

Productivity

  • Perform dump floor operations, including unloading barrel trucks and operating various equipment on the line

  • Accurately record and confirm the correct barrels for each dump

  • Operate the re-gauge line, including but not limited to: bung drill, barrel rinser, pallet dispenser, computer screen and BYO barrel dump line

  • Safely and precisely operate various types of PIE to move palletized barrels and up to four single barrels at a time

  • Accurately complete paperwork, including but not limited to BYO and new make put away, aged barrels removed, Bills of Lading and re-gauge sheets

  • Participate in downtime recording activities, partnering with maintenance and plant production leader to conduct root cause analysis and develop and implement continuous improvement solutions

  • Provide troubleshooting and corrective action support to mechanics

  • Supporting all and any CI teams involved with Processing/Re-Gauge operations

  • Provide support, as needed, for warehousing operations, including entering and removing barrels from warehouses and collecting samples from barrels in palletized and rick warehouses

Must Requirements

  • Must be at least 21 years of age and have attained a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum 3 years experience operating powered industrial equipment, especially heavy industrial forklift

  • Proficient at basic math (adding, multiplying and subtracting)

  • Proficient technology skills, including Google suite

  • Strong troubleshooting skills and collaborative approach to problem-solving

  • Able to push and pull at least 100 pounds

  • Able to walk, bend, stoop, twist, reach upward/downward, crouch, ascend/descend stairs/ramps/ ladders and enter tight/restricted areas on a daily basis

  • Able to work under varied environmental conditions, including cold and heat

  • Strong attendance and work performance

Preferred Experience

  • 2- or 4-year degree

  • SAP experience

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Production

City: Versailles

State: Kentucky

Country: USA

Req ID: JR-00002291

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

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