1st Shift Ice Cream Line in Petaluma, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Petaluma, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $14.5 - $14.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

JOB OBJECTIVE: To assist with the packaging of perishable dairy products and ensure the execution of standards and operating procedures to maximize profitability and achievement of all production goals.

Must package requested quantities of product yogurt, milk, butter, ice cream, etc., as specified by daily production planning. Must ensure that the quality of the product meets or exceeds standards. Must assist on product and line change-overs. Must assist with maintaining areas of responsibility neat and clean. Must ensure to minimize product loss. Must complete production reports as required. If running bottle washer – must ensure recommended chemical titration levels are maintained. Must safely operate forklifts and electric and manual pallet jacks. Must comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), and any/all established processes , whether established by their manager, by the company or by law. Must comply with all health, safety, security and emergency requirements that are communicated to you, whether established by their manager, by the company or by law.Must work in a safe manner and communicate any safety hazard to a member of management. Must comply with all Company policies communicated to you through your Employee Manual, trainings, team huddles, notice boards or other postings, or by a member of management. Must participate in weekly team meetings, biweekly huddles, safety meetings and other Company meetings as requested. Must ensure work is produced in the most sustainable manner. Must maintain excellent attendance. Must have scheduling flexibility to work different shifts when required and to work weekends to support operation of a 24/7 facility. Other duties as requested

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Previous experience in a food production/processing facility, preferred
Knowledge and Skill Requirements. Comprehension of basic math calculations in order to verify product counts
Prefer those who can communicate verbally in English and Spanish with cross-functional team members, supervisors and other team members
Prefer those familiar with or that have an aptitude for basic computer and inventory control programs. Ability to calmly respond to equipment or other problems and find solutions
Ability to work under pressure in a dynamic environment
Ability to perform with a high level of professionalism
Must be organized, flexible and enjoy the challenges of a diverse team and programs
Must possess strong listening skills and a strong attention to detail. Must be self-motivated

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT: Ability to work in a manufacturing/warehouse environment. Extended periods of standing, squatting, walking, climbing, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, and stooping, turning the head and torso, reaching, grasping, bending and flexing the arms, legs, wrists, hands, and fingers. – Repetitive at times.
Full organoleptic (sight, smell, taste) as well as audio and vocal senses are necessary to evaluate and make sound decisions on product quality and production processes. The ability to climb and balance is essential. Ability to withstand temperatures ranging from -10° to 100° Fahrenheit. Ability to work in confined spaces. Ability to work in cold, wet, humid environments. Ability to work in high allergen environments. Ability to withstand noise produced by manufacturing and warehouse machinery up to 90 decibels. Ability to lift, hold and/or carry 50 pounds, unassisted. Ability to work on a computer and look at a computer screen for short periods of time
Flexibility to work different shifts when required, to be on call after hours, and to work weekends as required for business needs
I understand that the above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed and not construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for the position.

Shift is 6:00am to 2:30pm OT as needed.

Volt Workforce Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.