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BAY VALLEY FOODS Production Positions in NEW HAMPTON, Iowa

Employee Type:Full timeLocation:IA New HamptonJob Type:Production PackagingJob Posting Title:Production PositionsJob Description:TreeHouse Foods of New Hampton, IA is accepting applications for our Production Staff for our 2nd shift (4pm-12am) and 3rd shift (12am-8am) operations. This position will include weekend work as applicable .TreeHouse Foods offers a competitive benefits package with medical, dental and vision coverage as well as 401K and much more.The essential functions for Production positions are listed below. This description of the essential job functions excludes any marginal functions that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties.This description in no way states or implies that those job functions listed below are the only job duties to be performed by the employee(s) occupying Production positions. Employees will be required to follow any other job related duties requested by their Supervisor.The essential job functions listed below are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform jobs successfully, the incumbent will be required to perform the essential functions with or without accommodation. TreeHouse Foods reserves the right to modify, delete or add to the essential functions for the Production position at any time.Minimum Educational RequirementsHigh School Diploma or equivalent.Essential FunctionsWill read, write, speak and communicate efficiently in English with a wide variety of people and personalities.Will perform basic mathematical functions.Will keep legible and accurate records.Will read follow verbal and written instructions and company-posted work and safety policies, procedures and programs.Will follow all safety rules and regulations, perform all duties in a safe and efficient manner, and wear all required personal protective equipment, including but not limited to safety shoes and hearing protection in designated areas.Will conform to all good manufacturing practices and be responsible for the cleanliness of immediate work area and contribute to the overall cleanliness of the facility.Will have adequate vision ability (depth perception and field of vision) to move around the facility safely and distinguish colors.Will work in all areas of the facility, both inside and outside, and on all floors in the facilityWill sort pallets and distribute them into the proper areas.Will work any shift, overtime, holidays and weekends as production requires.Will possess and maintain a valid forklift operator's license as required and operate the forklift in a safe and efficient manner. This includes Aerial Work Platform licenses for required duties/positions.During periods of downtime, will consult with working leader or supervisor for assignment of job duties to be performed.Will communicate concerns/issues/problems to supervisor/co-workers in a timely and professional manner.Responsible for recognizing and reporting food safety and/or quality issues to supervisor and/or manager.Will possess and maintain a good attendance and work record.Will lock out and tag out any equipment as required for repair and/or internal cleaning.Will train employees coming into the classification of all duties that are required of this position.Will assist and/or train with others when needed and perform other duties as assigned.Minimum Physical RequirementsWill walk/stand for the duration of up to a 12-hour shift and be able to twist, bend, stoop and reach.Will climb stairs, ladders, equipment scaffolding, tanks and heights as required.Will enter confined space areas as required.Ability to push/pull/lift objects weighing up to 50 pounds.Will use one or both hands to hold, grip, and use tools required for duties, including but not limited to a utility knife.Will hear and talk on an ongoing basis in an atmosphere of moderate and loud noise.Will work in and around cold water or hot water up to 185 F.Will work in cold, warm, hot, humid and/or wet conditions.Will have the a