Fermentation Production Worker (KeVita) FT/Days

Job Description

$22.05 per hour
PURPOSE OF POSITION: The primary function of this position will be the operation and maintenance of Blending equipment and processes in support of production/fermentation requirements.
 Perform activities such as blending beverages, documenting ingredients, handling raw materials, creating material usage reports, completing CIP for all blend tanks, sanitizing all tanks and operates weigh scales. Weigh and blend raw ingredients to blend card specifications, up to 25 per ingredients per flavor. Operate and monitor machinery used in the production process -- pumps, filtration equipment, etc. Operate blending and pasteurizing equipment while maintaining FDA regulated pasteurization procedures. Initiate and monitor fermentation processes and document quality checks as required.  Monitor and document all quality control checkpoints including ingredient traceability.(raw, finished, ingredients, storage and transportation conditions). Perform autonomous maintenance activities such as preventative maintenance, lubrication, sources of contamination, etc. Maintain good manufacturing practices, housekeeping standards and safety precautions. Manage inventory of raw ingredients via SOX required cycle count processes. Perform duties and responsibilities within the guidelines of plant's programs and initiatives (i.e.: SFTPM). Ship and receive SFG concentrate totes and raw ingredients. All other duties as assigned by management.
 High School Diploma or GED
 Minimum 6 months recent work experience in a manufacturing facility, food production preferred
 Knowledge of basic math & problem solving
 Must have basic computing skills to operate and interface with manufacturing software
 Ability to listen, understand, communicate written and verbal information and ideas
 Ability to operate equipment and machines in an industrial environment
 Ability to perform work within established guidelines and in a safe manner
 Ability to work independently and in teams
 Ability to work any shift and overtime (including weekends)
 Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds for several hours/day
 Forklift experienced or able to be certified (provide in-house certification)
 Knowledge of SAP data entry/reporting a plus
 Individual must be accustomed to physical labor in a fast-paced environment for extended periods of time
Job Ref: 5000583063706