Ronnoco Coffee, the Midwest's leading supplier of specialty coffee, is looking for a Warehouse Associate to work at our main coffee manufacturing plant in St. Louis, MO. Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Warehouse Associate will be responsible for operating our green coffee packaging line.
Review and understand production schedule and grinding/bin allocation screens for daily production.
Coordinate green coffee trailer unload and receiving records, including trailer inspections.
Perform quality checks on all incoming green coffee.
Communicate and verify correct blend/grind delivered to packing equipment.
Climb stairs and ladders to assist bin flow as necessary.
Set up machinery to run, including film, corrugate, tape, and label printing (requires collecting film from warehouse area on cart and bringing forward to machine area).
Interface with packaging equipment to perform periodic film splices (film rolls weigh 35 lbs. or less per roll).
Interface with packaging equipment computer screens.
Maintain housekeeping and GMP standards for the machine and machine area.
Validate all finished product quality parameters are met (fill weight, code date, pacckage length, bag count, oxygen level).
Manage opening of pouches to reclaim re-workable coffee.
Form corrugate into cases.
Monitor item count into case.
Stock full, sealed cases into correct pallet configuration (cases weigh 25 lbs. or less per case).
Operate manual hand jack to move pallets into staging area.
Form paper packages, and hand pack finished product into bags.
Stage pallets to receive finished product cases (pallets weigh 40 lbs. or less per pallet).
Follow GMP rules.
Uphold the integrity of the SQF system and Food Safety Policy.
Required work hours vary from 8-12 hours per day.
High school diploma or GED required.
1-2 years' experience as a machine operator.
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to stand on feet for majority of day.
Certify and drive forklift if necessary.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Must pass pre-employment background check, drug screen, and physical.