Dean Foods Company Production Relief Operator in Greeley, Colorado
Shift/Schedule:Rotating Schedule: Relief FunctionsBe a part of a leader when it comes to dairy! Dean Foods is a leading foodand beverage company in the United States and one of the largest processorsand direct store distributors of fresh fluid milk, sour cream, cottagecheese and ice cream. With regional brands such as Dean's , Dean'sCountry Fresh , and many others, along with national brand name productssuch as DairyPure and TruMoo , we continue to not only grow ourcompany, but also contribute to the success and future development of over16,000 associates across the country. Each of us work hard every day to makeDean Foods the most admired and trusted provider of wholesome, great-tastingdairy products at every occasion.Job Description & Requirements* The Vacation relief employee is responsible for performing all the dutiesrelated to receiving, blow mold, and filling machine operations.* This position will relieve other operators while they are on vacation.* Accurately document all production runs, downtime, weights, code datesand label verification.* Subject to on-call duty in cases of plant emergency situations.* Collect first, last and product changes for lab testing.* Sanitize fillers at specified intervals and protect product integrity at alltimes.* Operate manual and/or automated CIP equipment as well perform manualcleaning.* Maintain communication with other departments, management and employeesand notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may restrict theefficiency of production.* Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurateformat, and completed with required information.* Ensure all required information is documented in accordance with SOP's.* Analyze process data and equipment performance data to improve quality,throughput, and troubleshoot.* Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifyingopportunities to improve processes.* Follow Good Manufacturing Practices.* Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.* Follow all required work safe practices. This would include wearing of allrequired PPE in designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemicalhandling, fall restraints, etc.* Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite programs and food qualityrelated to designated area. Report any food safety and food quality relatedissues to management immediately.* Perform other duties as assigned.Job Requirements:* High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.* 1 year experence required.* Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure,using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.* Experience within the food and beverage industry preferred.* Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs and occasionally liftand/or move up to 100lbs, frequently lift and/or move above shoulderheight, stand, walk, kneel and bend required for virtually the entire shift.* Must be able to work in a wet environment with some exposure to cleaningchemicals.* [Delete if not Ice cream plant: For ice cream plants: Exposure toallergens.]* Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends andholidays.* Be able to effectively work in a team environment.* Effective verbal and written communication skills.* Ability to work in a fast paced environment.* Must be able to pass all pre*employment screens (including drug,background and criminal checks).EEO StatementDean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be anillegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants whotest positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state orlocal law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationalorigin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.