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Powder Warehouse,10163

Position:          Powder Warehouse

 

Job Requisition ID#:  10163

 

Job Description:

Sort, load, and track bagged and toted powder as needed for plant and customer needs.  Act as final inspector of all outgoing product as it is loaded on trucks or containers.

 

Schedule – Currently day shift – occasional evenings and weekends to accommodate plant needs.

Starting pay  $18.15/hr  

Full Benefits

o   Health, dental, life, and disability insurance

o   401k with an employer match and profit sharing

o   Personal time and holiday pay

o   Uniforms & Boots

 

Requirements:  Carry a current MN Class A CDL License.

 Maintain Bongards’ Forklift Certification  & Fleet Driver Authorization.   

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

(1)          Sort product as needed for customers.

(2)          Load trucks, canisters with correct finished product for shipment.

(3)          Act as final inspector of all outgoing product. Check print quality, bag integrity

                           and overall appearance of outgoing pallet.

(4)          Sort, load, and track powder stored in trailers.

(5)          Keep warehouses and storage areas clean and organized.

(6)          Complete required paperwork, maintaining clear, accurate and timely records.

(7)          Operate the Push-Pull mechanism to load canisters.

(8)          Understand the plant’s commitment to quality and to customer’s expectations.

(9)          Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices required in a Food Production Facility.

Physical Job Description:

(1)   Must be able to frequently lift and carry 55#

(2)   Work environment can involve extreme changes in temperature.

 

 

EEO/AA -- Veteran Friendly Employer – Drug Free Workplace

Bagging Warehouse, 10156

Positions: Bagging/Warehouse

Job Requisition ID#:  10156

Job Description:

Four Temporary Full Time Positions lasting 6 months to assist in the Powder Bagging and Warehouse areas of the Bongards’ Perham Cheese & Whey production plant.

A great way to demonstrate your qualifications to be considered for a full time position.

Schedule - 12 hour shifts - hiring for 2 positions 6pm to 6am and 2 positions 6am to 6pm -- working 3 days one week and 4 days the next with every other weekend.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

     Operate Palletizer and use the forklift to store pallets of powder bags, maintaining product integrity and ensuring that the finished products have the proper codes, labels, and numbers prior to storage. Follow all environmental protection zone rules and regulations. Clean between products, at end of shift and any other time needed to maintain a clean and sanitary work area.   Keep clear, accurate, and timely Records.

 

Qualifications/Skills Required:

     Dedicated employees with an understanding of how to clean.

     Fork Lift experience helpful but will train.

Grinder Operator, 9158

Position: Grinder Operator

Job Requisition ID#: 9158

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

  1.                    Opening of all barrels and blocks of cheese used for grinding.
  2.                    Recording of weights and other pertinent information.
  3.                    Making sure cheese is free of mold before going to the grinder.
  4.                    Feeding and the operation of the grinder.
  5.                    Communicate with the cooker operator, blend set-up, and lead person.
  6.                    Work in a safe and proficient manner (Lockout/Tagout of grinder)
  7.                    Maintain work area in a neat and orderly fashion.
  8.                    Forklift driving as necessary.
  9.                    Must report all food safety problems to immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.
  10.                All other duties as assigned by the supervisor or lead person.

 

Qualifications/Skills Required:

1.            Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.

2.            Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions.

3.            Must demonstrate a commitment to both food and employee safety.

4.            Must be capable of manipulating and moving 500 lbs. barrels of cheese.

5.            Must be capable of lifting 40 - 70 lbs. frequently.

3.            Must be capable of lifting and carrying 40 to 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

  1.        Previous Grinder Operation experience would be a plus.
  2.        Previous forklift experience would be a plus.
  3.        Previous sanitation experience would be a plus.
  4.        Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.
  5.        Previous manufacturing experience would be a plus.

 

 

Blend Set-Up, 9156

Position: Blend Set-Up

Job Requisition ID#: 9156

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

1.            Responsible for the staging of cheese barrels.

2.            Record keeping of all lot numbers used for the ingredients and barrels of cheese.

3.            Must be able to hang barrels and assist with barrel grinding and giving breaks in area.

4.            Maintaining fat tank full of butterfat.

5.            Must be able to operate a forklift and maintain a license.

6.            Must be able to organize multiple tasks.

7.            Able to work in a safe and proficient manner.

8.            Perform miscellaneous sanitation duties as assigned by your supervisor.

9.            Report all food safety problems to your immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.

10.          Other duties as assigned by your supervisor or lead person.

 

Shift - 3rd shift 

Salary - 16.07-18.90

Qualifications/Skills Required:

  1.                    Must demonstrate excellent verbal communication skills.
  2.                    Must be able to follow written communication.
  3.                    Must demonstrate a commitment to both food and employee safety.
  4.                    Must be capable of operate a forklift and maintain a license.
  5.                    Must be capable of lifting & carry from floor to waist 40 – 80 lbs. frequently.
  6.                    Must be capable of lifting & carrying 40-50 lbs. from floor to waist frequently.

 

 

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

 

  1.        Previous experience with sanitation equipment would be a plus.
  2.        Previous Blend Set-Up experience/and or knowledge would be a plus
  3.        Previous lead/and or supervisor experience would be a plus
  4.        Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.
  5.        Previous forklift experience would be a plus.
  6.        Previous plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.

                

Case Packer Operator , 9154

Position: Case Packer Operator

Job Requisition ID#: 9154

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

1.            Must be able to learn the operation of both case packer machines.

2.            Keep machine full of cases, pads, and glue.

3.            Check product codes on cases and packages for accuracy.

4.            Make sure machines are in good working order.

5.            Contact maintenance when problems occur so repairs can be made.

6.            Able to work in a safe and proficient manner.

7.            Perform sanitation duties as assigned by the lead person or supervisor.

8.            Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.
9.            Must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions.
10.          Must demonstrate a commitment to Safety, GMP’s, and all other company policies.
11.          Must notify immediate supervisor or qualified replacement in the event of a food safety    problem.

12.          All other duties as assigned by your supervisor or lead.

 

Shift - 3rd shift 

Salary - 16.07-18.90

Qualifications/Skills Required:

Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.

Must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions.

Must demonstrate a commitment to Safety, GMP’s, and all other company policies.

Must notify immediate supervisor or qualified replacement in the event of a food safety problem.

Must be capable of lifting up to 40- 50 lbs. frequently

Must be capable of spending most of your workday standing.

Must be capable of working at a steady and swift pace.

 

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

 

Previous case packing experience would be a plus

Previous sanitation experience would be a plus.

Previous machine operation experience would be a plus.

Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.

               

 

 

Casting Line Operator, 9151

Position: Casting Line Operator

Job Requisition ID#: 9151

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

1.            Operation of process cheese casting line.

2.            Monitoring of ribbon quality.

3.            Recording and monitoring of ribbon and stack weights.

4.            Maintain communication with cook and wrap operator.

5.            Keep immediate work area in a neat and clean fashion.

6.            Report any equipment problems to supervisor.

7.            Work in a safe and efficient manner.

8.            Perform assigned sanitation duties.

9.            Must report all food safety problems to immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.

10.          All other duties as assigned by the supervisor or lead.

3.            Monitor and maintain the Fairbanks and Cat generators during peak shaving and power outages.

4.            Maintain shop area in a neat and orderly fashion.

 

Shift – 3rd shift

Salary - 16.07-18.90

 

Qualifications/Skills Required:

1.            Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.

2.            Must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions.

3.            Must demonstrate a commitment to Safety, GMP’s, and all other company policies.

4.            Must be capable of lifting 40 to 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

  1.        Previous machine operation experience would be a plus.
  2.        Previous food plant experience would be a plus.
  3.        Previous sanitation/and or manufacturing experience would be a plus.
Maintenance Mechanic, 9160

Position: Maintenance Mechanic

Job Requisition ID#: 9160

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

1.            Inspects and tests machinery and equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.

2.            Dismantles and reassembles defective machines and equipment.  Installs new or repaired parts.

3.            Installs machinery and equipment.

4.            Assembles installs, and or repairs pipe systems, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.

5.            Records repairs made and maintains inventory guidelines.

6.            Fabricates and repairs facility and outbuildings.

7.            Lays brick and maintains physical structures of establishment.  Paints or repairs woodwork or drywall.

8.            Assembles, installs, or repairs plumbing.

9.            Cleans, lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.

10.          Operate the boilers and equipment to supply and maintain steam or heat for buildings or processes.

11.          Clean and maintains heating and steam boilers and equipment as necessary.

12.          Tests boiler water quality, records results on specified form and passes to supervisor.

13.          Moves controls and observes gauges to regulate heat and steam.

14.          Adjust controls and valves to provide power and regulate equipment. 

15.          Lubricates, maintains, and repairs equipment.

16.          Adds chemicals or tends equipment to maintain temperature of fluids or atmosphere or to prevent scale build-up inside of the boiler.

17.          Cleans equipment and drains water from pipes and air reservoirs.  Records temperature, pressure, water levels, fuel consumption, and other data at specified intervals for the logbook.

18.          Ability to troubleshoot, diagnoses, repair, and or lubricate hi-speed packaging equipment.

19.          Must be able to complete a pulmonary function test to wear a full face respirator.

20.          Must report all food safety problems to immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.

21.          All other duties as assigned by the supervisor or lead person.

 

Other Duties:

1.            Loading and unloading of #6 fuel oil from semi’s or rail cars.

2.            Monitor wastewater lift station and other duties associated with waste treatment plant.

3.            Monitor and maintain the Fairbanks and Cat generators during peak shaving and power outages.

4.            Maintain shop area in a neat and orderly fashion.

 

 

Shift - 3rd shift (Must be able to work other shifts.)

Salary - 16.64-19.57

Qualifications/Skills Required:

Must have 3-5 years maintenance experience, or technical training.

Must have a mechanical aptitude.

Must be willing to be trained in such areas as basic electrical, welding, refrigeration, and obtain a boiler license.

Must be physically able to wear a respirator.

 

 

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

               

                Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.

                Previous sanitation experience would be a plus.

                Excellent safety record would be a plus.

 

Powder Handler – Cook Operator, 9159

Position: Powder Handler – Cook Operator

Job Requisition ID#: 9159

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

1.            Dumping of 50 lb. bags of ingredients into feed hopper or blenders for standardization.

2.            Accurate recording of ingredient additions and other associated paperwork.      

3.            Monitor the operation of the continuous cooker, make adjustments as necessary.

4.            Responsible for the changing of product filters according to schedule.

5.            Responsible for the addition of rework according to recipe requirements.

6.            Monitor cooked cheese quality and communicate with casting line operator.

7.            Must be able to operate a forklift in a safe and proficient manner.

8.            Responsible for the removal of garbage and used bags from work area

9.            Maintaining immediate work area in a neat and orderly fashion.

10.          Must demonstrate excellent problem-solving skills.

11.          Follow all GMP and employee safety guidelines.

12.          Must report all food safety problems to immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.

12.          All other duties as assigned by your supervisor or lead person.

 

 

Shift - 3rd shift 

Salary - 16.07-18.90

Qualifications/Skills Required:

1.            Must demonstrate a commitment to both food and employee safety.

2.            Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.

3.            Must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions

4.            Must be able to lift 40 - 75 lbs. frequently. 

 

 

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

 

Previous Powder Operation/and or Cook Operation experience would be a plus.

Previous forklift experience would be a plus.

Previous sanitation experience would be a plus.

Previous machine operation experience would be a plus.

Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.

Previous manufacturing experience would be a plus.

               

 

 

Process Plant Sanitation, 9153

Position: Process Plant Sanitation

Job Requisition ID#: 9153

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

  1.                    Responsible for the overall sanitation of the plant and the equipment associated with the loaf line.
  2.                    Ability to be trained on multiple sanitation assignments.
  3.                    Maintain highest quality standards for plant and equipment cleanliness.
  4.                    Work in a safe and proficient manner.
  5.                    Must report all quality and food safety problems to immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.
  6.                    All other duties as assigned by the supervisor or lead.

 

Shift - 3rd shift 

Salary - 16.07-18.90

Qualifications/Skills Required:

  1.                    Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.
  2.                    Must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions.
  3.                    Must demonstrate a commitment to both food and employee safety.
  4.                    Must be capable of lifting 40 - 70 lbs.

 

 

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

 

  1.        Previous sanitation experience would be a plus.
  2.        Previous lead/and or supervisor experience would be a plus
  3.        Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.
  4.        Previous experience with sanitation equipment would be a plus.

       5.    Previous plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.

               

 

Relief Operator, 9155

Position: Relief Operator

Job Requisition ID#: 9155

Job Description (including wages, shift, if needed):

1.            Must be able to learn and perform safely all machine operator and general labor positions associated with the slice line.  All SOP’s must be signed off 4 months after training begins.

2.            Will provide relief for break periods.

3.            Will fill in for any and all types of absences or leaves.

4.            Must be capable of filling in for lead people.

5.            Must report all food safety problems to immediate supervisor or their designated replacement.

6.            Will perform sanitation duties as assigned by the supervisor.

7.            All other duties as assigned by the supervisor or lead person.

 

Shift – 2nd & 3rd shift 

Salary - 16.07-18.90

Qualifications/Skills Required:

 

  1.                    Must demonstrate excellent communication skills.
  2.                    Must be capable to read and follow written instructions.
  3.                    Must adhere to and follow all Safety, GMP, and other quality guidelines.
  4.                    Must be capable of lifting up to 40 – 50 lbs. pounds.
  5.                    Must be capable of lifting and carrying 40 lbs. frequently.

 

 

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

 

       1.           Previous lead/and or supervisor experience would be a plus.

       2.           Previous food plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.

       3.           Previous sanitation experience would be a plus.

       4.           Previous machine operation experience would be a plus.

       5.           Previous plant manufacturing experience would be a plus.