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Machine Operator I - 1st Shift

Company: John B Sanfilippo & Son
Location: Elgin
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

Job Title: Machine Operator I

Department: Production

Reports to Job Title: Production Supervisor

Fair Labor Standards Act Status (FLSA): Exempt Non-Exempt X Hourly

Summary of the Position:

The machine operator I operates and maintains one simple machine or one machine line and ensures it is running efficiently with minimum supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sets up machine-loading and monitors to ensure it is running efficiently. (50%)
  • Follows work order, quality controls and sanitation procedures concerning weights, packs, descriptions, dates UPC's, cleanup and changeovers. (10%)
  • Performs quality control and material waste checks. (10%)
  • Directs/instructs machine line personnel in specific job duties. (5%)
  • Performs pre-operational checks. (5%)
  • Maintains and exceeds production, quality and safety standards. (5%)
  • Loads product into hopper. (5%)
  • Cleans machine properly after production runs or changeovers. (5%)
  • Maintains a clean, organized and safe work area. (5%)
  • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP, SQF, and regulatory requirements.
  • Aware and accountable for maintaining and documenting preventative controls necessary to ensure food safety and quality.
  • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to management.
  • Responsible for partnering with others, sharing knowledge, skills and information within assigned team and across functional areas.
  • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.
    Supervisory Responsibility:

    Does this position have supervisory responsibility? Yes X No

    • Prior manufacturing work experience is a plus
    • Prior industrial truck experience a plus.
    • Prior machine operator experience a plus.
    • Capable of following verbal and written directions.
    • Good manual dexterity, vision and mobility
    • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.
    • Basic math skills
    • Ability to speak and read in English
    • Mechanical ability
      JBSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer:

      All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran. Associated topics: criteria, qa tech, quality, quality assurance, quality check, quality control, quality control/quality assurance, quality manager, requalification, test

Keywords: John B Sanfilippo & Son, Elgin , Machine Operator I - 1st Shift, Other , Elgin, Illinois

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