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Manufacturing Operator III


Charlotte, NC, US


Requisition ID:  28302 

Posting Locations: Charlotte


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Manufacturing Operator III


REFRESH your career by joining our exceptional team! Coca-Cola Consolidated, the largest bottler in the U.S., is looking for a Manufacturing Operator III.


Things you should know about working as a Manufacturing Operator III:


Operate, maintain and troubleshoot multiple pieces of production equipment in execution of daily production schedule according to the SOP for the Filler, Labeler and other “complex” production equipment.


Schedule:  Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


What would success look like?


  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment start-up and operation on multiple pieces of equipment
  • Operate/Monitor multiple pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality product and minimal unplanned stops
  • Accurately and efficiently perform steps necessary to conduct flavor/package changes and proper shut-downs to minimize down-time wasted resources
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high-quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials
  • Housekeeping and Sanitation


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Previous experience working in a high-speed manufacturing environment
  • Experience in reading and following written SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) or instructions
  • Competency in the operation/monitoring of two or more related and/or interdependent processes
  • Must have basic to intermediate troubleshooting skills
  • Competency in monitoring and adjusting equipment speeds, pressures, & temperatures using simple tools as needed
  • Ability and experience in starting/stopping equipment and operating equipment in “auto” and “manual/jog”
  • Ability and experience in making mechanical/pneumatic/hydraulic adjustments to “fine-tune” processes based on observations of equipment operation
  • Complex process understanding
  • Simple tool usage
  • Must be able to complete work requests and forms (handwritten and/or computer-based) to accurately document production/downtime
  • Must be able to follow verbal instructions
  • Strong math skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds on a repetitive basis
  • Ability to stand, walk, climb, bend and stoop throughout shift
  • Ability to work in extreme temperatures and work in noisy conditions
  • Must be able to work weekends




  • Familiarity/Experience with up-stream and down-stream processes  
  • Prior machine operator experience  
  • Forklift Experience


All candidates will be subject to pre-employment testing: Background Check, Drug Screen, and Physical Abilities Test (if applicable).



Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte