Purfoods Food Production Blast Chill Monitor in Grinnell, Iowa
The Blast Chill Monitor does pre quality assurance work involving coordination and movement of prepared food into and out of the Cryo-cabinet & Blast Chiller and into the production holding Ready to Eat (RTE) area where it is staged for the Pack Room, labeled, and allergens marked. Often a high volume work load.
Facilitates the proper chilling of cooked products through Cryocabinet (when appropriate) and through the Blast Chiller within HACCP timelines and regulations.
Use digital thermometers to repeatedly check food in Blast Chiller. Stir, move trays and carts, etc. to ensure food temps out within allotted time frame.
Document temperatures and weights.
Correctly weigh and label all finished product leaving Blast Chill.
Move product to RTE and determine if food will remain on tray or placed in totes.
Ensure all carts and totes are properly bagged/covered and make/place labels with comps/subcomps, dates, and allergens on them.
Work with RTE Runners to organize and stage food for Pack Room.
Use all required safety equipment/procedures and consistently follow all food-related safety and sanitation guidelines.
Take initiative to assist with general cleaning tasks in the work area.
Confer with Quality Assurance as needed.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Must be able to read/write/speak English
Careful attention to detail.
Basic math, weights & measurements skills
Demonstrated commitment to following Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and other food safety rules
1+ years in a food manufacturing or industrial kitchen environment preferred
ServSafe certificate or knowledge/training in HACCP would be helpful
Regularly required to use hands to feel, grab, or operate objects, tools, and controls while reaching with hands and arms
Frequently required to stand, communicate, and listen.
Occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel or crouch.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Able to perform repetitive movements
Able to work in variable temperatures (cold/hot)
Mom’s Meals, a PurFoods Company is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 18 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.
Mom’s Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, or military status.
External Company Name: Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company
External Company URL: https://www.momsmeals.com/careers
Street: 810 Blakely Circle