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General Laborer - 1st Shift

Company: Workforce Resource
Location: Klingerstown
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY:This position has the responsibility to comply with Safety work rules at all times as well as an obligation to reinforce Safety as a Core Value. Ensures that all policies, procedures and activities, related to Food Safety & Quality, are followed and complied with uniformly, in an effort to reduce product and process variability.The purpose of the Inedible Tanker Bay person is to oversee the inedible tanker bay operation. They are responsible for monitoring and documenting all tankers of inedible product and trailers of shells for proper removal from the plant. Employees and the company benefit by the work done by this position ensuring all inedible tanker bay equipment is operational inedible product is removed in a timely manner.DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Assumes personal responsibility to insure safe and healthy workplace for everyone.Adhere to all safety policies and procedures and incorporate safety and health in all jobs and tasks.Ensures regulatory compliance at all times.Monitor augers and machinery in the shell room, ensuring they are working properly.Monitor all chemical pumps, ensuring they are filled and working properly.Ensure general good housekeeping for the area, clean transfer room floors and machinery and empty bad egg barrels.Clean tankers.Data entry and the paperwork required of the position.Fill in at all positions in the transfer room as needed.Expected to adhere to safe work practices, follow GMP and HACCP guidelines, maintain sanitary conditions and ensure that product quality is maintained in order to maintain SQF Level 3 certification. Report to management any conditions or practices that may adversely affect food safety, food quality or personnel safety.Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, clients, co-workers and management.Performs other duties as assigned.EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:No prior experience or training.Ability to read a limited number of two-and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak simple sentences.Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume and distance.Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in oral form. Ability to deal with problems involving one concrete variable in standardized situations.Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) CertificationDriver's licensePREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:Ability to work independently with limited supervision. This person should have knowledge of production flow, USDA and Company standards, and the CIP system.Strong mechanical ability.Good reading and writing skills with the ability to follow written and verbal instructions.Strong attention to detail.Ability to work well with others and have good communication skills.Follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's) and Safety Regulations and wear the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the area.Ability to work in wet environment with changing temperatures, working indoors and out.Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. safely.Follow Lock Out/Tag Out and Confined Space Entry procedures.Ability to climb unto tankers using a safety harness.Ability to work with chemicals safely.Ability to obtain Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) certification.The equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties.Ability to operate specific equipment or tools.SCHEDULE / PAYMonday to Friday 1st Shift Saturdays as Needed $16.50/hour

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