JobsEQ by Chmura Logo

Pack Operator

Ardent Mills

Location: Mankato, Minnesota
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: June 15, 2024
Pack Operator - 2nd shift - First Year $3,000 Sign On Bonus 2nd shift, 3pm-11pm + Overtime on weekends. Required to work 12 hour weekend shifts. Working every other weekend, transitioning to every 3rd weekend. $22/hour + shift differential Are you ready to join a team that makes a difference in people's lives? Look no further! Ardent Mills is the leading flour milling and ingredients company in North America, and we are seeking passionate individuals like you to be a part of Our Mission. We provide comprehensive training to ensure your success. Join us and contribute to the production of nutritious products that are distributed across North America, going beyond our customer expectations, and helping to nourish communities. At Ardent Mills, we value our people and take pride in our work. You'll have the chance to work alongside a diverse group of team members who prioritize Our Values of Trust, Serving, Simplicity, and Safety. The Role: As Packer/Palletizer Operator, you will be responsible for the day to day operations of the pack equipment, including flour scheduling, shipping and receiving, inventory control, maintenance and sanitation. The packer works with the scheduler to coordinate packing and shipping dates of scheduled orders as well as to communicate flour needs for packing. The packer also works with the production supervisor in the inventorying and ordering of packaging materials and the maintenance manager to confer on preventative and reactive maintenance issues as well as material requests and scheduling repair days. To succeed, you must be able to: Deliver results in first-time situations by inspiring others and working to earn trust every day. Serve others with understanding, respect, and care. Operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency. Deal with and drive change. Organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting or exceeding deadlines. Learn and apply new technology, and share your knowledge with others. Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner. Your responsibilities: Operate packer and palletizer equipment. Load/unload trucks. Maintain daily inventories. Update flour schedule status. Prepare daily production report. Prepare COA’s for load orders. Warehouse sanitation. Flour testing. Preventative maintenance. All other tasks necessary assigned by supervisor. Essential skills and experience: High School Diploma or GED preferred Prior experience with packaging equipment Line set up Trouble shooting Quality control (sampling, testing) Good to have: Forklift experience Inventory control Sanitation experience Mechanical Aptitude Physical requirements and working conditions (with or without reasonable accommodation): Frequently stand, walk, rotate, bend/stoop, twist, crouch, kneel, balance and reach or lift at shoulder level, above shoulder level, and below shoulder level Frequently climb stairs and/or ladders Occasionally lift/shovel/carry up to 55 pounds Occasionally push up to 200 pounds of force Occasionally pull/torque up to 210 pounds of force Flexible work availability, Emergency and Mandatory Overtime: Open to all Shifts and OT Take the first step to build your career with Ardent Mills using our quick easy apply at Team members must be clean shaven in order to perform tasks where respiratory protection is required and the use of a respirator (including N-95 dust mask) requires a proper seal for adequate protection. EEO Commitment At Ardent Mills, everyone matters and everyone has a voice. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and team members and the decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, aboriginality, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, age, political affiliation, or any other non-merit characteristic protected by law or not. Together, celebrating our differences, we make Ardent Mills. The preceding position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this position. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees in this position. The description, duties, functions, and responsibilities are subject to change at the discretion of Ardent Mills. Job Type: Full-time Pay: $22.00 per hour Benefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Flexible schedule Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Vision insurance Schedule: 8 hour shift Evening shift Monday to Friday Overtime Weekends as needed Experience: Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred) Work Location: In person
Salary: $22 an hour
Employment Type: Full-time
[ "Work authorization (Required)", "Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)" ]