• Equipment Operator

    Posted: 04/11/2021

    Join the future of food! At our company we strive for continuous improvement, not only in our processes, but in our people. High quality employees allow us to remain on the leading edge of innovation. With you, we make things better! KEY TASKS: Responsible for monitoring and controlling the operation of equipment, people and processes required to meet production and sanitation requirements. Ensuring that equipment is performing at optimal levels and in accordance with all safety and quality assurance standards. Immediately notifying management or correcting any problems. Assist in teardown, cleaning and rebuilding of equipment. Responsible for efficient and timely startup of equipment required to maintain production schedules. Maintains high quality and safety standards. Set up panels and equipment properly for production. Processing all incoming and out going loads of raw material, performing pallet and box counts and inspecting pallets and boxes for damage in a timely manner. Will also plan and execute next day raw materials according to planned schedule. Takes accurate inventory of all Raw Materials and processes orders in a timely manner. Pull and scan Raw Material tags prior to going into production. Uses critical thinking skills appropriate to role. Will drive a forklift and/or pallet jack to assist with the loading and unloading of incoming raw materials and outgoing finished product. Will maintain the integrity and follow procedures and processes put into place by ownership. Responsible for smooth shift transitions and full communication of related items to ensure production is not interrupted. Maintain cleanliness of plant and work areas, in Primal Operations Room. Will be required to learn all aspects, and be knowledgeable of all systems as it pertains to the Primal Op's area with the ability to provide backup or support to all positions within the department. As required, provide stewardship and oversight of overall machine center upkeep and reliability. As required, provide leadership as backup to supervisor. Ability to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Performs all other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: Speaking clearly and effectively, writing legibly and effectively, collect, analyze, and interpret data from a wide variety of sources and taking appropriate action. Knowledge of and ability to maintain certification to operate material handling equipment. Basic computer knowledge and proficiency. Strong mechanical aptitude and skills. Must be able to work with minimal supervision, have a sense of urgency and a demonstrated record of dependability. Compliance with all safety and sanitation guidelines. This position requires walking, standing, twisting, reaching, bending, climbing, and lifting. Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 60lbs. Must be flexible to work any hours and any shift. Must have regular and punctual attendance. Our company is known for its competitive pay, benefits, and opportunities to advance. Depending on position benefits may include: Health/Dental/Vision, Disability, Life, Flex Medical and Dependent Care, Matching 401(k), Profit Sharing, Paid Vacation and Holidays. Our company is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, national origin or sex in violation of Title VII. The company prohibits discrimination against employees, applicants for employment and students on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status. Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled Post offer physical and substance testing required.

    empirical foods
    Louisa Solorzano