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Smithfield Foods Feed Mill Operator 1 in ALGONA, Iowa

Primary Location: IA-Algona Organization: HPD-Iowa Job: Feed Milling Feed Mill Operator 1 - (19001596)DescriptionEssential Job Responsibilities:Follows standardoperating instructions/procedures in the performance of any and all operatorareas, including flushingprocedures for batching and pelleting, along with record keeping.Operates all area equipment/tools (computer, grinders,tools, fork lift, etc.) in any and all areas.Prepares and maintains shift activity reports, tracksproduction reports, sampling reports, bag dump reports, reconciliations, etc.Regulates flow of materials and observes flow to ensureattainment of specified products.Perform daily feed, bulk and micro ingredient inventory.Perform housekeeping duties as requested by thesupervisor, also is responsible to keep is designated area clean and supportco-workers in other areas.Maintains and ensures the safety of all employees andassets of the company.Acquires and maintains necessary certifications (weighmaster, fork lift, etc.).Maintains and ensures the orderliness and housekeeping ofany and all areas of the feed mill.Responsible for filling micro-ingredient, tote system,and maintaining necessary stock at the batching areas and receiving when need.Responsible forbeing in compliance with all environmental laws and procedures to which Smithfieldsubscribes.Incumbent will beresponsible for understanding and complying with company IPS and EMS policiesand procedures in the performance of their job duties. Report allenvironmental issues immediately to their supervisor.Read andunderstand the company's emergency notification process and will be responsiblefor reviewing that policy at their work site.Conduct duties ina way that maintains compliance with ISO22000 Feed Safety and Quality Program,including opportunities for continuous improvement.Performs otherduties as defined by manager/shiftsupervisor.QualificationsMust be able to frequently climb over, under, and around feed mill areas.Must be able to walk and stand on concrete and unpaved areas for longer periods of time.Must be able to lift up 50 lbs on a limited basis.Must be supportive of the mission of producing high quality pellet feed.Must be tolerableand willing to learn and perform the different areas of the feed mill process.Must be able to work with and around a wide range of chemicals and different feed ingredients.Must be able to tolerate grain dust, chemical odors, and frequently noisy conditions.Must be able to work in a stressful environment.Must be able to tolerate extreme ranges of seasonal temperatures (hot to cold).Must be able to work effectively with others in a team environment.Must be able to work week-ends and holidays.RequiredCompetencies:Use of Personal Protective Equipment (training to be completed during on-site orientation)Lockout/Tagout, Affected/Awareness Level Confined space Affected/Awareness LevelFork Lift Certification.Rail Operator Certification.Ark Flash Affected/Awareness Level.HACCP/ISO22000.Job Posting: Nov 1, 2019 Posting End Date: Jan 30, 2020Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.