Dean Foods Company Filler Operator in Greeley, Colorado
Meadow Gold, a Dean Foods company, is excited to announce an opening for aFiller Operator position!We offer excellent benefits and competitive pay with great growthopportunities!Shift: Monday-Friday 2:00PM-10:30PMJob Description .and. Requirements* The Filler Operator is responsible for ensuring optimum quality productsthrough the operation of the filler of various product families followingregulatory standards, ensuring the product is clean and sterile.* Clean, set-up, operate and monitor equipment of the production line.* Complete all required documentation and scheduled quality checks.* Monitor weights, seals, caps, and general packaging of product.* Make adjustments to filler timing and filling, .and. check mat as needed.* Ability to troubleshoot and resolve basic to moderate operatingdifficulties.* Collect required samples needed for Quality Assurance testing.* Ensure that the proper packaging materials are used for each product beingproduced.* Will have working knowledge and experience with labeler operations;watching for jams and effectively threading wrap to prevent downtime due toerror.* Perform filler and filler line changeovers in a safe and efficient manner.* Complete cleaning checklist once line has completed run.* Prepare equipment for next run to include size changes as needed.* 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 requiredinformation 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 related issues to managementimmediately.* Perform other duties as assigned.Job Requirements:* High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.* 6 months related experience required.* Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure,using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.* Must be able to stand, walk, push or pull for virtually the entire shift.* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally including overhead.* Must be able to work in a wet environment. Some exposure to cleaningchemicals.* 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.