Process Room Assistant (Forklift) - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-20
Conagra Brands (www.conagra.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Imlay City
Michigan
United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Conagra Brand Foods, Vlasic, located in Imlay City, Michigan, has an opportunity to meet regular production demand in the role of Process Room Assistant/Outside Feed (PR Assistant). The PR Assistant is normally required for full-time hours plus daily/weekend overtime as scheduled. The hourly rate of pay is $14.21/hr., 2nd shift premium of $0.25 (if applicable) as well as eligibility for employee benefit package.
PR Assistant will be required to utilize forklift and will receive OSHA required training and industry specific training. PR Attendant must know how to perform the job properly and safely as demonstrated by workplace evaluation. The PR Assistant is responsible for maintaining expected level of task completion in a safe manner and maintaining the highest quality at all times.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
The PR Attendant is responsible for desalting cucumber salt stock for production. The attendant will work closely with the Agriculture and Quality Department.
Take direction from the PR Attendant in the operation of bulk unloading system to identify/resolve operational, manufacturing and maintenance issues; maintaining proper stock flows and minimizing production delays
Assist PR Attendant in processing cucumber stock for packaging
Work safely and participate in training specific to safe forklift operation ensuring actions are consistent with and support plant safety goals and procedures
REQUIREMENTS:
Collaborate extensively with PR Attendant and work closely with other departments including Quality, Agriculture, Maintenance and Operations
Ability to work outdoors, primarily during the months April-November
Display good work ethic, resourcefulness, and organization
Adapt to changing situations and be able to establish priorities
Complete and maintain paperwork in a neat an orderly fashion, compile, analyze and report data
Follow standard work procedure and good manufacturing practices
Work accurately with minimal supervision
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Practice consistent and reliable attendance
Available to work different shifts and overtime including weekend
Train and direct other associates as required
Ability to successfully coordinate several activities concurrently.
All other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Forklift experience
Basic math skills
Heavy Labor lifting up to 50lbs
Ability to climb, sit, twist and reach constantly
Ability to push/pull and walk and frequently
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.