At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines us. Each of our employees is committed to uphold our tradition of care, quality, and passion through food, and together, we foster an environment where we can all make contributions that matter–from our manufacturing plants to our office locations and everywhere in-between.
Job Summary and Responsibilities:
Waste Water Operator Responsibilities
Generally responsible for the accurate and efficient evaporation of waste liquid product and operation of membrane equipment. Run quality tests on products, run PH test if required, determine moistures, and sediments, etc. Interpret the ongoing status of the equipment’s operation for maintaining product quality, sanitation of equipment, and housekeeping standards. Follow work instructions and cleaning procedures related to evaporators and membrane equipment. Start up, run and shut down the evaporators and membrane equipment. Maintain proper parameters to achieve optimum moistures / solids in the end liquids product. Complete all required documentation and adequately inform other operators and supervisors of issues.
Verifies chemicals used for CIP’s and titrates washes to determine chemical concentration
Comply with all quality system and regulatory requirements. Perform accurate documentation of process as required. Communicate effectively with downstream customers and upstream suppliers. Clean Packaging & Robot Area during down time. Perform Magnet checks Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.
Understands and follows Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s). Performs all duties in a safe and efficient manner. Promptly reports any unsafe working conditions. Demonstrates integrity in all business activities with employees, visitors and vendors. Complies with all of Saputo’s food safety, quality programs, and regulatory requirements. Reliable and consistent attendance and available to work any shift, overtime or holidays as required; may be required to cover the absence of key personnel. Performs other duties as may be required.
Continually required to stand and walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop, kneel, talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee will occasionally lift and/or move up to 55 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
This position frequently requires mental/analytical demands; the ability to read, analyze, and interpret operating manuals and the ability to work effectively under pressure is critical to this position.
While performing job duties of this job, the employee will be subject to temperature extremes in various parts of the facility. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate; however, the employee will occasionally be exposed to noise in various locations inside the plant.
Salary Range: $28.49-$33.56
Salary offers will vary commensurate with experience, education, skills, and training.
Saputo is among the top three cheese producers in the USA and one of the largest producers of extended shelf-life and cultured dairy products. We have a diversified product portfolio with well-known retail brands, such as Friendship Dairies, Frigo Cheese, Montchevre, Stella and Treasure Cave, and a strong foodservice presence, partnering with chain restaurants and broadline distributors. Thanks to our countrywide footprint and national and international distribution networks, we're proud to bring our best to our customers and, consumers and have plenty of opportunities for our employees to grow in their own way. And we do it while also striving to build a healthier future for our people and the communities where we operate, guided by our values and the Saputo Promise.
Join the Saputo Dairy USA team to make your contributions matter every day!
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