DAIRY FARMERS OF AMERICA INC Packing Operator Night Shift Dryer 2 in Allerton, Iowa
The Packing Operator is responsible for operation of packaging equipment located in the Nucon tower packaging area. Additional responsibilities will include learning the packaging processes associated with SAPAC and bulk bagging packaging areas. Operator will be expected to follow GMP guidelines and HACCP protocols to ensure the safe and sanitary packaging of finished product from the manufacturing operations. Duties and Responsibilities * From information listed on Packaging reports and Product Labeling and Packaging work instructions, prepare appropriate packaging with correct labeling utilizing stencils, printer, and paper labels * Samples products in accordance with the Allerton Finished Product Sampling procedure * Fills out the sampling schedule during each production run and handle samples properly to avoid contamination * Utilizes equipment in packaging areas properly fill, seal, place on pallet, remove from packing area, and deliver to warehouse storage areas using a forklift * Visually inspects color and consistency of product throughout the shift and notify Team Lead, Supervisors, and Dryer Operators if product appears to be out of specifications or compromised in any way * Performs daily and weekly housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and sanitary environment in the packaging areas * Follows company safety rules and use appropriate PPE and safety gear provided * During shutdown periods some general cleaning, painting, and other maintenance projects may be assigned to complete throughout the facility * Other tasks as assigned Education and Experience * High School diploma or equivalent Knowledge, Skills and Abilities * Operate forklift (training provided) * Ability to lift up to 55 lbs and handle up to 100 lbs * Flexible in duties for production requirements * Ability to follow written instructions * Attention to detail * Must be able to read, write and speak English Physical Demands and Work Environment * Manufacturing environment Other Responsibilities Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. BONUS * HIRING BONUS - $1,000 after 90 days EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Disabled/VeteranEmployer's Job# 10632Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.