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GENERAL HELPER - CLERMONT KY; BOSTON KY

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.

 

Please Note – This is a “pipeline” position as Beam Suntory has openings in these classifications from time to time.  Beam Suntory considers applicants for open, posted positions in compliance with its policies and applicable law.  We are always looking for qualified candidates who are interested in exploring opportunities to work at Beam Suntory. If Beam Suntory has another opening in a different job classification and you meet the qualifications for that classification, we may invite you to apply for the position.  However, you will not be considered for employment for other such positions unless you submit an application and any other required materials to the Beam Suntory.

 

 

General Helper – Clermont KY; Boston KY

Role Mission

Provide assistance to the Bottling and Warehouse Departments

 

This is a Great Opportunity because:

  • Opportunity to work for a great company with an opportunity to advance your career
  • Being a part of a transformation of the bourbon industry into an efficient and effective operation.
  • Ability to empower people to provide a quality product to our consumers.

 

**Bottling General Helper Job Responsibilities: (1st and 2nd Shift)

  • Adheres to and promotes quality, environmental, health and safety as one of the organization’s business priorities.
  • Maintain compliance with HACCP and Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • The line janitor will assist the line operation as required; such as setting cases off line, affixing caps, setting off bottles (empty & full), un-hang cases, repair rejects, and any other duties assigned by management.
  • Keep cap hopper on required bottling lines full.  Make cap changes when necessary.
  • Set up equipment necessary for production and keep lines supplied with all supplies which are necessary for the line's operation (gloves, tape, pot devins, ladders, carts, etc.). 
  • Must perform general help duties as assigned by management.
  • Handle cases, empty and full, weighting approximately 50 pounds, and wood pallets with an approximate weight of 70 pounds each.
  • Accurately completes all assigned paperwork.
  • Responsible for supplying glass to the bottling lines by way of conveyors or by hand truck.
  • May be expected to assist in hand stacking of cases.
  • Keep all trash containers emptied.
  • Keep line supplied with appropriate materials for production (closures, capsules, labels, glue, glass, etc.)
  • Clean offices, restrooms and main hallways when assigned by management
  • Wash windows where needed (inside and out).
  • Empty trash containers; wash down walls, etc. as instructed by management.
  • Keep inventory of supplies related to job. 
  • Adhere to daily sanitation schedules.
  • Must be able to work 2nd shift work schedule

 

**Warehouse General Helper Job Responsibilities:

  • This job consists of entry and removal of barrels from warehouse ricks which weigh between 450 lbs. and 520 lbs. using appropriate tools and machines.
  • Use and operate some tools and machines such as hammer, nails, pry bars, rickers, lowerators, escalators, used barrel robotic loader, battery powered drill, etc.
  • Unload new barrel trailers.
  • Keep accurate “entry” log.
  • Load trailers of used barrels, a minimum of 700 barrels in an eight (8) hour day, using a mechanical loading device.
  • Accurately read and follow the “dump” plan.
  • General or specific cleaning and sanitation.
  • Must be able to maneuver barrels in ricks alone due to space limitations.
  • Must be able to operate ricking machine and set barrels properly.
  • Perform minor repairs.
  • Adheres to and promotes quality, environmental, health and safety as one of the organization’s business priorities.
  • Must be able to work in extreme temperatures and or dusty conditions.

 

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English with understanding.
  • Be able to physically perform all aspects of the position.  This includes, but is not limited to:
    • Lift 50 lbs. on a regular basis and 70 lbs. on an occasional basis, from floor to shoulder height.
    • Climb a minimum of nine (9) flights of stairs in succession.
    • Able to bend and stoop repeatedly.
  • Must have ability to communicate clearly and distinctly with other employees.
  • Must have good balance and be able to maneuver 500 pound barrels.
  • Must have ability to perform basic math functions (Multiplication, Division, Addition and Subtraction).
  • Must be able to work in extremely hot, dusty conditions.
  • Must physically be able to fit into the space between the ricks.
  • Must be able to have basic understanding and be able to operate basic hand tools such as a hammer and crow bar etc.
  • Have acceptable (or corrected) visual acuity and depth perception.  Have acceptable (or corrected) hearing.
  • Must be able to work comfortably at high heights up to 9 story – 90 feet

 

Education:

High School Degree or equivalent

 

Beam Suntory is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, sexual orientation or veteran status.