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Machine Operator I- Nights - Jackson, MI

Company: Dawn Foods
Location: Jackson
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Why work for Dawn Foods? Night Shift- $17.30 + Shift Differential
Why should you apply? We invest in you!

  • Industry-leading health insurance
  • Competitive Pay $17.30/hr. with $1.00/hour shift differential
  • 401(K) + company match
  • 10 Paid Company Holidays
  • Clean work environment
  • Climate controlled
  • Yearly boot allowance, uniforms, and protective eye wear
  • Professional training
  • Family-owned business over 100 years in service
  • An opportunity for career advancement, working as part of an empowering workforce
    About the JobThis opportunity is a full-time and benefits-eligible position.Hours are 6pm - 6am - 12-hour shift, 5/2 pattern (5 days on, 5 days off, 2 days on 2 days off).
    As a machine operator you will work with raw material to complete a mix formula, mix ingredients to complete the batch and package the material or palletizing for shipping.
    What Does It Take to be a Machine Operator at Dawn Foods?Below are the minimum qualifications to be a fit for this job.
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
    • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports
    • Ability to communicate effectively with fellow employees
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
    • Ability to deal with problem solving in variable situations
    • Must be able to work well with others or independently
    • Forklift certified is helpful, and must be able to become certified
    • Computer skills helpful
      What You'll Do as a Machine Operator
      • Assure all product produced meets the product specifications, food safety and regulatory requirements
      • Establish high performance standards in housekeeping, in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), American Institute of Baking (AIB), International Food Standard (IFS) and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) requirements
      • Responsible for the accurate operation of computer system as required in production processes
      • Operate auxiliary equipment as needed for each respective function
      • Operate in a safe manner according to manual, training, and batch card instructions to ensure high quality and food safe product
      • Responsible for all Sanitation Standard Operating Procedure (SSOP's) and GMP to include pre-start check lists, scale checks, forklift check list, code dates on labels, lot numbers on formulas, and batch verification counts, etc.
      • Responsible for communicating to lead or supervisor any quality, safety, scheduling and food safety issues within their department or the plant
      • Responsible for maintaining workstation and keeping it clean and organized
      • Perform all the above tasks in a safe manner by following company GMP's, SOP's and safety regulations
      • Assist in training new team members
      • Adhere to the Food Defense and Security functions within the facility
      • Follow the guidelines as printed in the description of duties for the function
      • Perform all functions of the role.
      • Perform other duties as assigned.
      • Demonstrate the "Dawn Values" of Team Dawn and supports the Circle of Excellence.
        Work Environment
        • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a Team Member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
        • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to grasp, move, or utilize objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to use sensory perception for quality measurement of products.
        • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and frequently lift and/or move 25 pounds.
        • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to focus
          About Our BenefitsDawn is proud to employ the top talent in the baking industry, and we reward our people with comprehensive health and well-being coverage, competitive compensation packages, and award-winning benefit offerings. We also help protect your future financial health with a generous 401(k) matching program that provides additional retirement funds and many tools and resources on financial wellness. Dawn encourages professional growth through tuition assistance and educational programs, and we are always searching for ways to improve our industry-leading services and benefits.
          If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply."
          About Dawn FoodsDawn Foods provides high-quality bakery solutions to customers around the globe. With unmatched manufacturing and distribution capabilities, we bring together the knowledge, commitment, and innovation our customers deserve.
          Here at Dawn, our crisis management team is meeting regularly to assess our response to COVID-19. As part of this, we are looking at potential changes in our interview and onboarding process, as your health and safety is of the utmost importance to us. We encourage you to check back frequently and know that recruiters will be in touch with candidates as needed. We appreciate your interest in becoming part of the Dawn Family and will continue to make updates as new information becomes available.

          Thank you,
          Dawn Recruitment Team
          An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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