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DAIRY FARMERS OF AMERICA INC Packing Operator Night Shift Dryer 2 in Allerton, Iowa

The Packing Operator is responsible for operation of packaging equipment located in the Nucon tower packaging area. Additional responsibilities will include learning the packaging processes associated with SAPAC and bulk bagging packaging areas. Operator will be expected to follow GMP guidelines and HACCP protocols to ensure the safe and sanitary packaging of finished product from the manufacturing operations.less thanbr> Duties and Responsibilitiesless thanbr> * From information listed on Packaging reports and Product Labeling and Packaging work instructions, prepare appropriate packaging with correct labeling utilizing stencils, printer, and paper labelsless thanbr> * Samples products in accordance with the Allerton Finished Product Sampling procedureless thanbr> * Fills out the sampling schedule during each production run and handle samples properly to avoid contaminationless thanbr> * Utilizes equipment in packaging areas properly fill, seal, place on pallet, remove from packing area, and deliver to warehouse storage areas using a forkliftless thanbr> * Visually inspects color and consistency of product throughout the shift and notify Team Lead, Supervisors, and Dryer Operators if product appears to be out of specifications or compromised in any wayless thanbr> * Performs daily and weekly housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and sanitary environment in the packaging areasless thanbr> * Follows company safety rules and use appropriate PPE and safety gear providedless thanbr> * During shutdown periods some general cleaning, painting, and other maintenance projects may be assigned to complete throughout the facilityless thanbr> * Other tasks as assignedless thanbr> Education and Experienceless thanbr> * High School diploma or equivalentless thanbr> Knowledge, Skills and Abilitiesless thanbr> * Operate forklift (training provided)less thanbr> * Ability to lift up to 55 lbs and handle up to 100 lbsless thanbr> * Flexible in duties for production requirementsless thanbr> * Ability to follow written instructionsless thanbr> * Attention to detailless thanbr> * Must be able to read, write and speak Englishless thanbr> Physical Demands and Work Environmentless thanbr> * Manufacturing environmentless thanbr> Other Responsibilitiesless thanbr> Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.less thanbr> BONUSless thanbr> * HIRING BONUS - $1,000 after 90 daysless thanbr> EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veteranless thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanbr>Employer's Job# 10632less thanbr>Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.