Hy-Vee Food Stores Food Production Worker - Fresh Commissary - Full Time in Chariton, Iowa

Job Title: Food Production Worker

Location: Commissary Facility Revision Date: 9/18

General Function:

The employee’s responsibilities include: Producing quality product in an efficient manner.

Working Relationships:

Accountable and Reports to: Quality Control, Line Leads, and Supervisors.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Follows production list provided by supervisor.

  • Must be willing to work in all areas of production.

  • Required to assist in set up and clean up responsibilities.

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Assist management with procedures to ensure quality product while seeking cost cutting ideas.

  • Practices HAACP and Good Manufacturing Practices at all times.

  • Needs to be able to work alongside other individuals on line as a team.

Education/Experience Required to Perform Job:

High school education or equivalent. Previous Warehouse experience would be helpful.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be physically able to exert up to 50 pounds of force repeatedly; exert up to 20 pounds of force frequently to move objects.

  • Must be able to be on feet (standing and walking) for 6-8 hours a day.

  • Visual requirements include vision from less than 20 inches to more than 20 feet with or without correction, depth perception, color vision, and field of vision.

  • Must be able to perform the following physical activities: Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions.

Working Conditions:

  • The duties of this position are performed mostly in the production area which is wet and refrigerated (@38 degrees).

  • Work around loud equipment.

  • Frequent deadlines exist while handling multiple tasks.

  • Daily contact with employees, technicians and salespersons.

  • Ability to climb, bend, lift and work in areas of limited mobility.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Must have the ability to use logical thinking or solve problems.

Contacts:

Has daily contact with customers, employees and suppliers/vendors. Has occasional contact with federal or state regulatory agencies regarding inspections.