First Quality was founded in 1989 and, in nearly three decades, has grown to be a global privately held company with over 4,000 employees. Its corporate offices are located in Great Neck, New York, with manufacturing facilities and offices in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Georgia, and Canada. First Quality is a diversified family of companies manufacturing consumer products ranging from Absorbent Hygiene (adult incontinence, feminine care, and baby care), Tissue (bath and towel), and Industrial (print and packaging materials), serving institutional and retail markets throughout the world. First Quality focuses on private label and branded product lines.
Our core business philosophy is built on a proud culture driven by safety and quality, respect, humility, integrity, customer focus, and teamwork. With leading edge manufacturing technologies and processes and visionary leadership, First Quality is positioned to continue significant growth in the coming years. We are seeking an experienced Asset Industrial Cleaner Lead located in King of Prussia, PA. This position will be responsible for the completion of all non-routine cleaning and preservation work to assist within the Production Department. The position will work directly with department leadership to assess, plan and resource asset upkeep/deep cleaning tasks and to assist in the completion of additional department improvements/cleanings as assigned..
Primary responsibilities include:
Take personal responsibility for ensuring a safe work place is established and maintained by following all EHS policies and procedures.
Wear all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including hearing protection, protective eyewear, and safety shoes.
Follow all General Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s).
Establish and maintain good housekeeping standards in all work areas.
Attend all required training.
Work alongside of line team members using appropriate methods and processes for cleaning.
Complete industrial cleaning activities on production lines and all equipment throughout the facility.
Maintain in good/clean condition all equipment in order to maximize the life cycle of the machinery.
Provide recommendations on best cleaning supplies and methods.
Train assigned team members in the safe use and operation of powered cleaning equipment.
Develop rotational cleaning/preservation schedule for all department equipment.
Monitor results and revise plans as necessary.
Assist in auditing against standards.
Coordinate and communicate work schedule and resource needs with department leadership.
Work closely with Production Process team in Conditioning Day planning.
Support 5s implementation and maintenance throughout the department.
General Facility cleaning throughout production areas including sweeping, floor cleaning, emptying trash and wiping down all equipment while keeping everything organized.
Must be able to climb in and out of the production machines and sound houses to perform proper cleaning of equipment.
All other duties assigned corresponding to the job function.
The ideal candidate should possess the following:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment while handling multiple priorities.
Participate in continuous improvement efforts.
Must be able to work with minimum supervision, with self-directed work skills.
Must be able to work overtime and weekends as necessary and must be able to work any shift, and stay on job until properly relieved.
Must have good interpersonal skills and interface with all departments with the ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds in a team environment.
Must be able to speak, read and write the English language and perform basic mathematical skills.
Must be able to pass minimum required standard on all competency tests.
Must be able to pass all job-related skill assessments.
Effective oral and written communication skills, computer skills, reasoning and mathematical skills.
Excellent compensation and benefits, which are effective the first day of employment!
First Quality is committed to protecting information under the care of First Quality Enterprises commensurate with leading industry standards and applicable regulations. As such, First Quality provides at least annual training regarding data privacy and security to employees who, as a result of their role specifications, may come in to contact with sensitive data.
First Quality is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identification, or protected Veteran status.