Full Job Description
The Production Worker is an entry level position that may be assigned to openings in a variety of departments in the production area. Production Workers receive on the job training to learn skills for numerous positions.
Starting pay for the Production Worker is $13.00 per hour and after 90 days of successful employment increases to $13.80! Work typically starts at 6AM; but with overtime may typically may end around 6PM, Monday Thru Friday and some Saturdays (Required).
We pay weekly. This position also receives medical, dental, disability and life insurance.
Cuts, and trims meat products using a knives and other machinery.
Operates various production equipment in the processing of meat products which includes packaging, deboning, skinning and grinding.
Operates box and lid making machine.
Straps, lifts and stacks processed meat products.
Performs quality checks on trimmed meat
Follows company Good Manufacturing Practice program to produce safe, quality food.
Performs various other production duties as assigned by management.
Physical Job Requirements
Ability to work in hot, wet areas where the temperature ranges from 65°F to 80°F; as well as cooler area where the temperature could range between 38°F to 42°F.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.
Routinely perform a variety of tasks that require manual product handling and the use of hand tools, knives, machinery, and other equipment.
A variety of arm and hand movements are required in applying force and repetition; grasping, pinching, pulling, lifting, extending, and flexing the hands and arms to perform tasks.
Continuously stand and walk for the duration of the shift (normally 7-8-hour shifts), sometimes on wet, slippery surfaces.
Lift, carry lower, push and pull heavy objects or loads that can weigh up to 50 lbs.
Reach overhead, bend, and twist, climb ladders, steps, stairwells, and walkways.
Must be willing and able to work overtime, including weekends, when scheduled.
Must be at least 18 years of age and legally authorized to work in the U.S.
Must be able to perform the physical requirements of the job.