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DAIRY FARMERS OF AMERICA INC Assistant Mix Operator - Day Shift in Allerton, Iowa

Assistant Mix Operator - Day ShiftAllerton, IowaGeneral Purpose:This position is responsible for operation and assistance of equipment in mix room, packing areas, bulk receiving area and staging areas.Job Duties and Responsibilities:Assist in mixing raw materials as required using formula provided for each productFollow batching instructions and record any other required testingMaintain and initial processor time/temperature recording charts for each batch of productReplace gaskets in product lines and seals in pumps as necessaryOperate CIP processing equipment according to Quality System proceduresKeep tanks, lines and mix room area in a clean and sanitary conditionFollow safety rules and wear proper safety gear providedNotify supervisor if product is out of specAssist dryer operator when requiredUnload bulk liquids when requiredAssist in packing areas when requiredStage/prepare raw materials, enzymes and chemical ingredientsRun forklift for staged batches and finished product out of packing areasDuring shutdown periods, general cleaning, painting and other plant maintenance projects may be performedFollow all safety rules and use appropriate PPE and safety gear providedThe requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee, but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Other duties may be assignedEducation and ExperienceHigh School diploma or equivalent.Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesOperate forklift (training provided)Ability to lift up to 55 lbs and handle up to 100 lbsFlexible in duties for production requirementsAbility to follow written instructionsAttention to detail Must be able to read, write and speak EnglishEEO/AA/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veteran