Sr Utility Operator - Cooler
Company: Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.
Posted on: June 5, 2021
OverviewDFA Dairy Brands is excited to announce an opening for a
Sr Utility Operator.We offer competitive pay, a comprehensive
benefits package, and growth opportunities.Apply today!Job
Description & RequirementsThe Senior Utility Operator Cooler is
responsible for maintaining working knowledge and must be able to
operate all equipment and perform all roles (i.e. Palletizer,
Hardening Room, Packaging, Product Puller, Forklift Operator, Order
Assembly-Picker/Loader, and Checker) in a cooler/warehouse
environment. Reports any mechanical problems such as bad
wearstrips, plugged or missing lube nozzles, spacer stop
malfunctions, palletizer malfunctions or conveyor breakdowns.
Handle damaged and/or dump products appropriately. Remove all
broken cases from cooler and handle appropriately. Complete all
required documentation and scheduled quality checks. Perform
freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment
(when certified). Monitor end-product weights, seals, caps, and
general packaging of product. Ensure proper code date rotation.
Ability to troubleshoot and resolve basic to moderate operating
difficulties. Manage cross-function relationships to ensure timely
loadout of products. Maintain communication with other departments,
management and employees and notify them of any problems and/or
concerns that may restrict the efficiency of production. Ensure all
paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurate format,
and completed with required information. Ensure all required
information is documented in accordance with SOPs. Utilizing
continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying opportunities
to improve processes. Follow Good Manufacturing Practices. Maintain
a clean, sanitary and safe work area. Follow all required work safe
practices. This would include wearing of all required PPE in
designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemical handling,
fall restraints, etc. Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite
programs and food quality related to designated area. Report any
food safety and food quality related issues to management
immediately. Perform other duties as assigned.Job Requirements:
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. 18 months experence
required. Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units
of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Experience within food and beverage industry preferred. Must be
able to able to stand, walk, push or pull a majority of the day.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently and manually stack
and move cases up to 6-8 cases high. Must be able to work in an
environment where temperature is maintained at 35-40 degrees
Fahrenheit. For ice cream plants:Must be able to work in an
environment where the temperature is maintained at minus 22 degrees
Fahrenheit. Must be willing to work flexible hours including
overtime, weekends and holidays. Be able to effectively work in a
team environment. Effective verbal and written communication
skills. Ability to work in a fast paced environment. Must be able
to pass all preemployment screens (including drug, background and
criminal checks).EEO StatementEqual Opportunity EmployerEEO is The
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