Dairy Farmers of America Vacation Relief Operator-Cottage Cheese in Farmington, Minnesota
Position : Vacation Relief Operator-Cottage Cheese
Location : Farmington, Minnesota
Requisition ID: : 11563
At hire: $25.07
At 6 months: $26.22
At 12 months: $26.87
At 18 months: $27.87
At 24 months: $28.02
At 30 months: $28.12
Summary: Position is responsible for sanitation and operation of line equipment for running product that meets established standards related to safety, quality and productivity.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepares work to be accomplished by reading the production schedule and determining set up needs.
Prepares line for startup and maintains production by checking for proper adjustments of equipment including, but not limited to blenders, filler, spot-pak, and auto-palletizer.
Maintains a neat work area and follows all Kemps safety rules.
Reports all product issues to appropriate personnel.
Maintains constant weight control for minimal giveaway and documents checks on required paperwork.
Audits, tests and records dip strength and cleanliness.
Maintains quality by observing operations, and making adjustments by adjusting speed controls and troubleshooting.
Documents actions by completing production and quality logs into the shop floor system.
Ensures operation of equipment by troubleshooting malfunctions and calling mechanics for repairs when needed. Reports preventative maintenance issues as needed to keep line operational.
Ensures proper identification of rework barrels by attaching rework tickets to barrels as needed.
Monitors, files and logs rework and dump appropriately.
Communicates any issues or maintenance needs or irregularities with relieving employee to ensure and maintain efficient operations at shift change.
Performs daily cleaning in order to comply with GMP's (sweeping floors, emptying tubs, removing garbage, cleaning drips on heads and pumps, etc.)
Works overtime as needed
Attends required meetings.
Attends required training, including but not limited to: GMP's, HAACP, SQF, Safety.
Assists with training as needed.
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
High school Diploma or GED required
Good manufacturing practices required
Lifting and bending required
Able to work different shifts