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Machine Operator- Day Shift

Company: Rich Products
Location: Lodi
Posted on: May 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Approximate start time: between 4 am and 6 am SUMMARY: Operates one or more complex production machines which may include but is not limited to Mixers (Hobart, Horizontal, Spiral, Continuous Mixer/hopper) in all Departments, Rheon line (Bread and Danish), Oven (including the slicer and cooling conveyers), Canol (Cake). The individual in this position has demonstrated mastery of the required knowledge, duties and skills required to perform in multiple jobs within the department and/or bakery. MAIN DUTIES: Set up, Start up, disassemble, reassemble and operate machine during production Adjusts machine as needed to improve performance Continuously inspects machine for safety concerns and appropriately addresses the concern Pays attention to details knows when something is wrong and takes corrective action and notifies lead as appropriate Ensures that product specifications are being achieved (i.e., weight, height, length, color) Notifies Lead if there is a problem (e.g., with the line, any safety concerns, mechanical issues, etc.) Safely cleans machine and work area during shift, at changeovers and at the end of shift Participates in and/or leads Lean (5S, Autonomous Maintenance) activities and may include Sanitation tasks. Inputs programs for specific products being run Adjusts machine parts when running different products Accurately and thoroughly completes all required paperwork Performs other assigned duties as required Complies with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and all other food safety requirements Complies with Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) requirements Reports any food safety problems or potentially unsafe practices/conditions to the Lead or Supervisor Be able to safely lift items from 10-30 pounds boxes, scrap bins, garbage bins In certain positions may be required to lift heavier items 30-50 pounds bags of flour, buckets of ingredients, corn syrup Certification required for operating Pallet Jacks, Fork Lifts, Lock-out Tag-out Some positions require working in cold conditions when dealing with frozen products or working in freezers and will require additional protective clothing Some positions will require working in very hot conditions when dealing with products going into and out of ovens and will require wearing protective gloves Some positions will require working in elevated platforms up to 12ft high. Most positions are located in areas with loud noise and will require the employee to wear protective ear plugs Other conditions include flour dust, wet floors, occasional smoke and fumes if bread burns, occasional fumes from cleaning chemicals (ammonia) Work with pressurized air and water approximately 10% of the time. Chemical Handling/Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) approximately 5% of the time These positions have no supervisory responsibilities Daily interaction with the Line Workers, Team Leader and Supervisor Works according to standard instructions/procedures and informs Team Leader or Supervisor of problems Bi-lingual employees may be called upon to translate meetings, instructions or other information High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or six nine months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience Moderate mechanical aptitude is needed. Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as required Computer skills ability to learn specific software programs to access paperwork, program equipment for running specific products, produce labels Ability to read, write, speak English preferred Ability to perform physical requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. These include: Constant Walking, Standing on hard concrete surface Frequent Bending, Stooping, Squatting, Pushing, Pulling Occasional Lifting and Ladder climbing Periodic lifting of up to 50 lbs Company Description Richs, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $4 billion, Richs is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. RichsInfinite Possibilities. One Family.by Jobble

Keywords: Rich Products, Lodi , Machine Operator- Day Shift, Other , Lodi, California

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