Automated Machine Operator - 1st shift

Date:  Mar 26, 2021

East Windsor, NJ, US

Company:  Shiseido
Country/Region:  US
Custom Field 4:  Employee (Permanent)
Company:  Shiseido

Duties and Responsibilities

Automation Operator Requirements / Qualifications / Skills

  • Talented operator to run our automated production lines which include robotics, HMI screens, conveyors, automated packaging equipment, etc.  
  • Production maintenance and automation experience.
  • Troubleshoot and correct system material flow issues.
  • Troubleshoot basic mechanical, electrical, and computer systems issues and escalate as appropriate.
  • Set up and verify the functionality and safety of equipment.
  • Operation of production lines and equipment, including: safety startup, clearing jams, manual operations and format changes.
  • Perform troubleshooting and make necessary in process adjustments to improve run time.
  • Have the ability to conduct changeovers and equipment adjustments without mechanical support.
  • Understand and be able to read HMI faults and troubleshoot information.
  • Basic understanding of PLC ladder logic.
  • Understanding of SMED.
  • Understand and integrate equipment parameters.
  • Achieve required efficiency and throughput on automated lines.
  • Measure and record data associated with operating equipment.
  • Experience in the cosmetic industry operating equipment such as:
    •  Tube Filler, Liquids Filler, Lipstick Filler.
  • At least 2 years of experience operating liquid or powder filling machines, specifically automated production equipment (i.e. robotics, HMI screens, automated packaging equipment).
  • Be capable of running your own operation, responsibility for all reporting (parts completion reports, downtime reports, etc.).
  • Diverse experience with automated production equipment in the Cosmetic industry a plus
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Practical attitude and ability to learn new skills


  • Accountability for following all quality, GMP, and SOP guidelines.
  • Follows all current work instruction and adherence to Shiseido quality standards and requirement.
  • Understand production quality issues and take appropriate corrective action as well as preventive measures.
  • Perform quality data collection.
  • Perform and maintain good housekeeping.
  • Clean production equipment and work area.


  • Accountable for full compliance with Shiseido safety policies and requirements.


Physical/environmental Requirement

  • Knowledge to manage waste and scrap and make report for improvements.
  • Must be able to work any shift, weekend and mandatory OT as needed.
  • Frequently lifting to 50lbs. is required.
  • Walking, standing and climbing stairs.

Education Requirement

  • High School diploma or equivalent technical training.
  • Be able to read, write and speak English.
  • Some technical training preferable.
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