Krispy Kreme Production Specialist in Lone Tree, Colorado

Product SpecialistKrispy Kreme is a great place to work. When you look at us, you seemouth-watering doughnuts. When we look at you, we see the future of ourcompany. As one of the world s most enduring brands, Krispy Kreme willhelp you realize your potential and build a career that is sweeter than youcould ever imagine.Product SpecialistPosition SummaryProduct Specialists are responsible for preparing all products to a level thatmeets Krispy Kreme standards and in turn, satisfying the customer. Thisincludes preparing the dough, the yeast brew, the glaze, and thefillings. Additionally, product specialists monitor all products and attemptto correct any problems that occur during the production process.Principal Duties and Responsibilities:Production Producing a finished product that meets Krispy Kreme standards Preparing all ingredients necessary for doughnut production - brew,dough, glaze, fillings and icings - using the correct formula Completing a proper production schedule on a regular basis, alwaysseeking to minimize waste Maintaining a correct dough schedule to ensure product freshness Storing doughnuts properly Keeping records of proper times and temperatures for all products prepared Accurately weighing ingredients, measuring liquids, and mixing andfrying doughnuts Monitoring proofer, fryer, and other equipment to guarantee allsettings are correct Equipment Operation Operating doughnut-making equipment and adhering to the company productstandards identified in the Product Specialist Employee Training Manual Operating processing equipment and adhering to the company productstandards identified in the Processing Specialist Employee Training Manual Utilizing basic trouble-shooting and problem-solving steps Practicing preventative maintenance and fixing any problems that arise Safety and Sanitation Maintaining a clean, neat uniform at all times Complying with all safety and sanitation standards Practicing clean as you go techniques to maintain a clean work areaRelated Skills Assisting retail operations as needed, following the guidelinesidentified in the Sales Specialist Employee Training ManualLeadership Promoting teamwork among fellow employees Maintaining a sincere, courteous demeanor with employees andespecially customers Working with management and key staff to improve performance andimplement new initiatives Other duties as assignedEssential skills and Experience Basic literacy and math skills Ability to identify numbers Ability to read clocks and tell time Excellent customer service skills Attention to detail Ability to reach equipment Organizational and problem solving skills Pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background checkNonessential skills and Experience: High school diploma or equivalent preferred Previous Job Stability preferredPhysical Demands and work environment:The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here arerepresentative of those that must be met by an employee to successfullyperform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may bemade to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essentialfunctions.Physical Activity Carrying Bending Stooping Grasping Standing Twisting Lifting Walking Communicating with customers and co-workers Sweeping Writing Mopping Packing doughnut boxesPhysical Requirements Lifting up to 50 pounds frequently or up to 25 pounds constantly Pulling a cart that may hold up to 50 pounds Using cleaning materials and equipment Ability to reach the counter Must be able to grasp products without crushingVisual/Audible Acuity Requirements Must be able to read product boxes, labels and measuring devicesWorking Conditions: The worker is subject to inside environmental conditions. Un air-conditioned production areas may reach temperatures of 100degrees for more that one hourWorker is subject to noise in the production/ processing area to the extentthat they may have to sho