Imagine...working for a company that knows that its
people are the key to its success in the marketplace. A company in
which achieving extraordinary results and having a stimulating work
experience are part of the same process.
We cultivate and embrace a diverse employee population. We
recognize that people with diverse backgrounds, experiences and
perspectives fuel our growth and enrich our global culture.
We are looking for an individual who enjoys working in a
fast-paced, team oriented environment, likes to be challenged, and
values the opportunity to make a difference.
Reporting to the Sanitation Supervisor, the primary responsibility
of the Sanitation Associate is the execution of the plant
Master Sanitation Schedule. Direction may also come from
other Supervisors. A Sanitarian must effectively clean and
sanitize equipment, and facility in accordance with established
food manufacturing regulations. Work with timed effort to
meet production goals and ensure customer satisfaction.
Essential Job Duties
- Utilizes powered cleaning equipment that may
include powered lifts, scissors lifts, power washers, foam
applicators, steamers, automatic compactors, motors and various
- Demonstrates the ability to operate
equipment such as floor jacks, trash compactor, vacuum cleaner,
floor scrubber in a safe and knowledgeable manner. Follows
instructions for safe lifting and carrying various sizes, shapes,
and weight of objects; identifies/reports defective equipment;
reports all job-related injuries to management. Disassembly
and reassembly of machines, pumps, bucket elevators, slurry
equipment, filters and other processing equipment.
- Is capable of working independently, with no
- Performs plant cleaning as prescribed by the
Master Sanitation Schedule. Maintains general housekeeping in
all areas of plant.
- Learn and perform proper Allergen
- Practices and adheres to appropriate safety
and hygiene guidelines/procedures for safe housekeeping and
- Follows all applicable GMP's for the area in
which he/she is assigned. Maintains and uses appropriate
personal protective equipment (PPE) in accordance with OSHA, plant
defined GMP's, or when directed by a supervisor.
- Participates in all necessary safety
training, team development programs, and plant initiatives.
- Is able to read MSDS information and use
chemical cleaning agents in a manner consistent with the
- Mandatory overtime may be required
- May perform other duties as required.
No supervisory responsibility.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements
Candidate must be comfortable communicating to team members and
Candidate will be trained and must be able to perform all job
functions within the department at any given time.
Education and Experience
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent job experience.
Must be able to comply with the physical demands of constantly
lifting and moving stock by hand or with manual equipment.
Ability to lift 50+ lbs. on a regular basis, and occasionally
be able to lift/move more than 100+ lbs.
The noise level in the work environment is quiet in the office
areas but loud and hearing protection is required in the plant.
While performing some of the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is
frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The
employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes
or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather
conditions; and extreme heat
The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity for
employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment
relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, marital
status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other
classification protected by law.
In that regard, U.S. applicants and employees are protected
from discrimination based on certain categories protected by
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