Smith Brothers Farms Plant Sanitation/Milk Receiver/Filler Operator in Kent, Washington
Smith Brothers Farms is a privately held family business located in Kent, WA. We have been committed to producing and delivering milk to homes, schools and business in the Puget Sound area for more than 100 years. We take great pride in our company—our products, our people, our customers and our heritage. We are committed to providing Washington families with the freshest milk and other fine grocery products. Join us as we propel our company into the next 100 years! This is a great entry role to learn the fluid dairy manufacturing business. This position is responsible for running all milk carton fillers and the cleaning of each one within the plant. This position will require the employee to swab all fillers prior to start up and once passed begin running the fillers following all safe quality foods guidelines. As such, a machine operator is expected to adhere to all company policies and procedures as well as follow all instructions as given by the manager/foreman. Responsible for relieving Plant personnel when they are on vacation. Must be able to learn how to run all paper and plastic fillers, capable of multi-tasking, milk receiving and sanitation. Work Schedule: Hours; Varies weekly If you don't know how to do these tasks from previous dairy experience, you will get to learn the following tasks: Learn and operate all fillers. Learn and operate our CIP (Cleaning in Place) systems. Adheres to company policies, procedures, and business ethics. Work cooperatively with management & colleagues. Maintain a clean and neat work area. Minimum Job Requirements: Previous food manufacturing experience prefered, Fluid Dairy Manufacturing is a HUGE plus! Ability to read, write and speak English. Must be able to communicate effectively with management & colleagues. Must have be able to multitask. Physical Requirements: Frequently lift to 50 pounds Ability to perform tasks and responsibilities in clean food manufacturing plant. This is a union position. Our benefits are best in class and pay is competitive.