Purfoods Set-up Sanitation Associate in Grinnell, Iowa
The Set-Up Sanitation Associate will clean facility and equipment to meet internal Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures (SSOP) and ensure FDA & USDA standards. This position will also tear down, sanitize, and set up line equipment. The primary focus is doing a deep clean on machines to ensure they pass pre-op inspection each morning.
Responsible for deep clean of wide variety of machinery so they will pass morning inspection. Must properly break down and clean all production machinery and equipment
Review and follow internal Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures (SSOPs), as well as, FDA & USDA standards
Tear down, sanitize, and set up the following equipment as well as manage the preventative maintenance of the equipment and parts: V-mags, Unifillers, Diaphragm Pumps, Kettles, other equipment as needed.
Clean and sanitize all belts, surfaces, machines, & lines
Properly use and maintain cleaning chemicals
Follow & encourage other to follow all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
Work with Sanitation Supervisor and Manager to ensure that the department has parts on hand for backup
Be available, via hand-held radio, to answer calls pertaining to equipment and setup issues
Repair hoses to compressed sanitation system
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
Observation and initiative skills
Good communication skills
Attention to detail as sanitation programs are key to preventing potential bacteria problems
Willingness to cross-train and help in other areas as needed
Demonstrated behaviors consistent with our Core Values: Teamwork, Relentlessly Dependable, Appreciation & Respect, Innovation & Constant Improvement, and Nourishing Our Customers
Previous food sanitation experience
Must be able to work in all weather conditions
Must be able to use hand tools
Physical stamina to stand, kneel, bend, and walk for long periods of time
Ability to work at heights of 50 feet or more on a ladder or scissor lift
Ability to push, pull, and lift 100 pounds occasionally
Mom's Meals is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 18 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.
Mom's Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regards to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or military status.
External Company Name: Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company
External Company URL: https://www.momsmeals.com/careers
Street: 810 Blakely Circle