Job Title:Packaging Sanitation FG (Othello, WA) Location:Othello, WA, West United States, USA Company:J.R. Simplot Company Industry Sector:Agribusiness Industry Type:Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology Career Type:Accounting/Finance/Asset Management Job Type:Full Time Minimum Years Experience Required:N/A Salary:Competitive
At the J.R. Simplot Company, you will have the opportunity to help us cultivate a world of possibilities. You have an undeniable passion for people, and ensuring that their work experience is exceptional, while also working to meet industry standards. You have a respect for resources, and work to get out what you put in. Simplots total rewards are designed to benefit you. We are committed to building a partnership with our employees to achieve success through better health, financial security, and development opportunities. We offer a comprehensive rewards package that includes health benefits, employer retirement contributions, paid time off, and educational assistance. If you are ready for an opportunity to further your career, please consider applying to this position. We currently have a Packaging Sanitation position available at our facility in Othello, WA.
To work in any packaging area and perform any job task required for maintaining the smooth operation of the packaging lines. This position is responsible for keeping food surfaces and processing equipment and assigned work area in a food quality sanitary condition.
The Packaging Sanitation is a member of the packaging team which consists of Frozen Inspectors, Cold Room Laborers, Palletizers, Palletizing Attendants, Production Lift Truck Operators, Packaging Operators, Packaging Area Coordinators and Packaging Mechanics. The individual in this position is accountable to their assigned Packaging Supervisor and Shift Manager.
Must be able to complete training on the safe operation of the power pallet jack and successfully pass and maintain the certification test requirements. This training and certification is a requirement in accordance with both WAC 296-307-52003 and WAC 296-307-52029.
Bailing various packaging material.
Building and breaking down totes.
Cleaning food contact surfaces, floors, framework and the environment of the assigned work area.
Frozen Inspector duties.
Ensures no injuries to self or others by following safe work practices and procedures (including Standard Operating Procedures), and policies.
Ensures that chemical usage is recorded on the Chemical Log.
Transports chemicals by hand cart to and from the chemical room in a safe and efficient manner.
Ensures that cleaning duties are completed on a regular basis.
Ensures periodic testing and documentation of foaming and sanitizing solution in central foaming tank.
Ensures the ability to assist with training in order to ensure the proper training of sanitation.
Ensures the completion and maintenance of OSHA fork lift truck certificates.
Ensures attendance and participation in training activities appropriate to the position and to incorporate acquired skills and knowledge.
Ensures self-compliance with company policies.
Ensures that the interface with team members and other support groups is conducted in a participative management style conducive with operational goals.
Ensures that chemicals are handled and used safely and efficiently.
Ensures that all task checklist items are completed and documented properly.
Performs all tote handling duties.
Performs all functions of the stripping duties as needed.
Performs all rework of product duties.
Performs all functions of assigned hand pack duties
Ensures that all finished product is inspected and packed according to Company procedures and standards.
Ensures that cleanup duties are performed in a food safe manner which meets Company standards.
Performs all functions of the Frozen Inspector.
Ensures ability to fill case erectors on shift.
Ensures knowledge of equipment and is able to turn equipment on and off by employing equipment lockout/tagout procedures as needed.
Ensures that attendance and participation in training activities are appropriate for the position, and the acquired skills and knowledge are applied.
Ensures there is no injury to self or others by following safe work practices, procedures (including Standard Operating Procedures), and policies.
Ensures self-compliance with Company policies, Standard Operating Procedures, and the Union Labor Agreement.
Ensures that the interaction with team members and other support groups is conducted in a participative management style conducive with operational goals.
Conducts oneself in a professional manner by ensuring confidentiality regarding sensitive issues and ensuring that appearance meets the standards necessary to perform the job function while representing the company.
Ensures that additional accountabilities, as may be required by management, are handled in a manner necessary to meet Operational and Divisional standards.
Ensures that areas are cleaned and stocked with the proper supplies in a safe, timely and skillful manner in order to meet operational standards. The primary areas include the cold room, lab fryer area, Line 1, Line 2, Line 3, Line 4, and the dry supply area.
Additional Key Activities: Conducts oneself in a professional manner and ensures personal appearance meets the standards necessary to perform the job function while representing the company.
6+ months related experience.
Must have an acceptable safety record.
Must have an acceptable attendance record.
Must be able to work independently, with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work day and night shift (6am - 6pm / 6pm - 6am)
Must be able to maneuver in close quarters and climb stairs and ladders.
Must be able to stand on concrete floors for long periods of time.
Must be able to work in extreme environments: hot or cold temperatures and wet and slick floors.
Must be able to work with and around hazardous chemicals wearing appropriate PPE, includes but no limited to, full wetsuit, boots, chemical gloves and face shield or goggles.
Must be able to read, understand, and communicate in a manner to successfully perform the job duties.
Must be able to perform basic math functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication and counting).
Must be able to tell time.
Must be able to distinguish colors.
Must have manual dexterity in both hands.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds in a safe and proper manner.
Must be able to use up to 50 pounds of push/pull force needed to push/pull barrels weighing up to 450 lbs using a rolling device
***Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.
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