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Batchmaker in Kenilworth, NJ at Synerfac

Date Posted: 4/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Work for a Union County manufacturer of paints & coatings serving customers with aerospace, industrial, defense, maintenance and home furnishing applications.

Summary - Batchmaker

-Read batch cards to determine product specifications, processing information, technical information.
-Record production and test data for each product batch, such as: ingredients and lot numbers, used temperatures, mixing speeds, and test results.
-Monitor and regulate gauges, recording instruments, flow meters, and thermometers to correctly adjust the addition of raw materials, mixing temperatures, mixing speeds, etc. to maintain product quality, and ensure safe and efficient operation.
-Operate and tend machines to mix or blend any variety of coating products
-Patrol work area to detect leaks, equipment malfunctions, and to monitor operating conditions.
-Report any deficiencies to Production Supervisor / Maintenance Supervisor.
-Examine product samples during production in order to evaluate necessary in-process testing requirements.
-Sample in-process products for the quality assurance laboratory for testing.
-Test samples of products to ensure compliance with specifications, using test equipment. Document results in required log books and/or batch records.
-Clean and sanitize all equipment necessary for the manufacture of coatings.

  Job Requirements  


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

-High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three months related experience and/or training.
-Ability to read and comprehend instructions, batch cards, manuals, short correspondence, memos, etc.
-Ability to communicate with supervisors, line workers, production and quality personnel.
-Ability to add, subtracts, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
-Ability to compute rate to ratio, and percent.
-Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
-Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to fingers; reach; stretch; bend; kneel; crouch; etc.
-The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.
-Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision and peripheral vision.

Anthony Borbely
Synerfac Technical Staffing
Phone: 732-271-9333
Fax: 732-271-9110