Production Team Member - 2nd Shift

Village Cannery of Vermont - Northfield, VT (30+ days ago)


About Us

Vermont Village is a quickly growing company in the organic and natural food industry. We produce organic applesauce, organic apple cider vinegar, and a myriad of vinegar-based drinks in our Northfield and Barre facilities. In our three facilities located in South Barre, East Barre, and Northfield Vermont we employee 45+ full time employees. Vermont Village has doubled in size, with sales growing 30-50% annually and new product launches including our expansion into the drinking vinegar market.

Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for motivated and reliable production workers to join our expanding team in our Northfield facility for our second shift. The second shift team works Monday through Thursday, 3:30pm - 2:00am. This job consists of the set up and operation of equipment used in manufacturing food products. The production position job duties may include but are not limited to mixing, blending, batching, cooking, and the operation of food production equipment. Applications must be able to follow recipes and instructions, as well as maintain a sterile and clean processing area.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Preferred Skills

  • Food processing and/or production experience is a plus but will train the right individual
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a team
  • As a growing company, we are looking for employees who will be able to grow and adapt as we do

Additional Notes

  • The employee frequently is required to stand for extended periods of time
  • The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • The employee is regularly required to talk and hear within the production facility.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.50 /hour

Experience:

  • production: 1 year

Education:

  • High school

Location:

  • Northfield, VT

License:

  • drivers license