We are seeking a full-time, year-around, Production Associate in our canning kitchen to start immediately. Our canning kitchen does a combination of automation and some custom pack, smaller projects, this position is not in direct contact with the public and works in a small team of 4-8 people. This position will require adeptness to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multitask and pay attention to details. This person will operate commercial steam kettles and it would also be a benefit to be able to, or willing to learn to, drive forklift. This person must be able to easily lift, push and pull 50+ lbs., be able to walk, stand all day, kneel, crouch, and stretch! This position’s responsibility is also to ensure our compliance with food safety regulations. We want someone with a position attitude and a team player!
Daily tasks will include, loading kettles with ingredients for batches, cooking batches, helping run filling/capping equipment, pulling pails to thaw, moving pallets, cleaning, and sanitizing all equipment as required.
Compensation will be $14/hr with access to overtime, which often happens year-around. Our company offers benefits after working one year including paid time off and an excellent 401K package.