Material Handler



Req #: 1967
Type: Regular Full-Time

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Bell Flavors & Fragrances is currently accepting applications for a Material Handler position in Middletown, NY. The selected individual is responsible for packaging finished products into shipping containers, ensuring correct packaging and configurations are per customer specifications. Assist production compounder with raw materials including filing transfer containers and replacing raw material drums. Material handler will monitor mixing process and pull quality control samples after material is packaged for shipment. 


* Select/Inspect appropriate shipping container, per written instruction or regulations, and transfer the designated finished product to the correct weight and seal and label the container.
* Clean equipment, pumps and utensils per relevant SSOP's to ensure compliance with GMP requirements.
* Check to make sure all filters, pumps, and related equipment are operating properly, leak-free and sanitary before use.
* Maintain proper records of cleaning, inventory of container use and a labels and screening date after each product is packaged.
* Perform tasks in accordance with proper GMP, HACCP, allergen, safety, ISO 9001:2015, EFfCI and SQF guidelines (as applicable).
* Work with compounding supervisor/compounder to stage materials for upcoming batches
* Rotate warehouse stock as needed, replenish compounding areas stock drums and fill transfer containers as needed
* Plan and stage materials in hot room to accommodate production needs
* Monitor and ensure proper mixing of compounded batches, sample to QC with proper paperwork
* This position back up the equipment cleaner position. Each material handler shall be cross trained to perform the necessary duties as needed.
* Any other duties as assigned by supervisor
* Required to attend annual refresher food safety training.
* On site annual competency testing is required.
* Responsible for maintaining the SQF, ISO 9001:2015 and EFfCI requirements


* High school diploma or general education degree

* Ability to read and understand instructions in English

* Knowledge of the metric system is required

* Forklift certification required
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