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HORMEL FOODS SALES, LLC Burke - Formulation Mixer Operator / Sanitation (2nd Shift) in NEVADA, Iowa

Formulation Mixer Operator/SanitationPay Rate: $19.56 - $20.88 per hour+$0.60 shift differential for 2nd ShiftHours: This position will train on 2nd Shift in Plant 1 from 4PM to 2AM until Plant 2 is ready. Once moved to Plant 2, this job will perform the Grindroom job for approximately 5 to 6 hours and then will be responsible for tear down and clean up in the Grindroom and other Sanitation duties as assigned until the end of the shift. This will be a full-time Grindroom position once both shifts for Line 4 are operating in the new plant. Then hours will be 2PM - 12AM.All team members must abide by all of Burke's plant safety rules!Qualifications: 18 years of age or older and 6 months' work history is requiredRequirements:This position requires rigid adherence to procedure, timeliness, and accuracy.Must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide.Must be able to read and understand printed product specification documents and machine controls.Must be able to work around and with spicesMust possess good communication skillsAbility to learn and perform multiple positions (training will be provided)Work in temperatures 32-50 degrees in Grindroom and 100+ degrees during sanitation part of jobBeing able to operate a pallet jack (in-house training provided)Ability to do a repetitive taskAbility to work in an environment that is moderately to highly strenuousBeing able to lift up to 50 lbs frequentlyStanding, walking, scrubbing, climbing ladders, lifting, pushing, pulling, and moving on hands and knees.Will handle high-pressure hoses for long periods of time; climb in and under equipment to cleanMust be able to work with different types of chemicalsFollowing good manufacturing practices (GMP's)The individual will be working with confidential batch formulations and must handle access to this information in an ethical manner.The individual is required to contribute to harmony in the workplace.Formulation Mixer Operator Primary Duties:The Formulation/Mixer Operator operates a RMF mixer and a Mepaco mixer, buggy dumper, water meter, and CO2.Checks CO2, CO2 exhaust, scales and water meter.Reads the scale to determine amount dumped into combos and prints tags.Adds salt and water to lean meat and produces premix, lean and fat meat according to the daily schedule.Reviews batch sheet procedures for premixes; maintains check-off record to ensure compliance with batch sheet formulation.Must know and follow USDA guidelines and Good Manufacturing PracticesFill out HACCP paperwork, enter information into computer system and report essential production numbers at the end of the day to the Supervisor.Sanitation Primary Duties: Responsible for cleaning and sanitizing all production areas, including equipment, machinery, walls, floors and ceilingsCleans up excess meat on floor by using squeegee or shovelHoses down equipment and machinery with hot water hosesApplies foam to all surfaces in production areas; scrubs equipment and machinery; rinses foam from equipment and machinery; applies sanitizer and oil/air mixture to all surfacesReads and understands chemical warningsVacuums office area; mops floor of laboratory and break room; cleans receiving dock; cleans restrooms and restocks bathroom suppliesDisassembles equipment for cleaning purposes; reassembles equipment.Burke Corporation is a leader in the production of pizza toppings and other fully cooked meats. Located in Nevada, Iowa, Burke is a focused team of professionals that combines technical expertise, industry knowledge, flexibility and integrity. Our spirit of continuous improvement creates win/win relationships and a shared sense of confidence in quality and safety.BENEFITSHealth InsuranceVision InsuranceDental InsuranceLife Insurance401KFlexible Spending AccountProfit-sharing OpportunitiesShort and Long Term DisabilityEducational Assistance ProgramEmployee Assistance ProgramPaid Holidays and VacationFitness CenterProduct DiscountsBurke Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qual