Production Operator (Flex Pool)
Company: Nestl-- Purina
Posted on: January 15, 2020
Just 65 miles from Center City Philadelphia, Allentown or Lehigh
Valley is in close proximity to many of the major Northeastern U.S.
cities, which makes it an ideal location for manufacturing and
distributing consumer goods. We utilize thermal processing and
high-speed canning to produce varieties of our Friskies--, Mighty
Dog-- and Alpo-- brands brands we have carefully produced, packaged
and shipped since 1955. Allentown balances the identity of a busy
industrial city, as well as a beautiful rural environment that
Nestl-- Purina is truly proud to call home.
As a Flex Pool Production Operator, you are a vital piece of the
Wet and Pouch Plants of the Nestle Purina Allentown Factory. You
will meet all Safety, Health, Quality and Environmental
requirements when performing job duties. You will also be trained
to fill in for vacation and absenteeism, or increased volume in
production or assistance with sanitation of all production
equipment. These positions exist on all three shifts in our Pouch
and Wet Plant facilities, and may be required to work up to twelve
(12) continuous hours. Monday - Saturday, and may be assigned to
different shifts based on production needs.
- Safely and efficiently, provide operational relief of
production equipment in the Wet and Pouch Plants, Meat Prep, and
Package/Label Departments, per established job procedures.
- On occasion, provide coverage for absences/vacation in other
- Various assignments may include but not limited to prep and
mixing ingredients, operation of processing & packaging equipment,
forklift and materials handling, work on/with quality checks, or
sanitation duties in meat prep and equipment for product change
overs. Ensure production demands are met by providing reliable
attendance to cover absences and vacations.
- Record and report various counts accurately and properly.
- Inspect and remove any substandard pallets, cans, and/or
- Report substandard operations or mechanical operating problems
- Use Proper Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times including
the cleaning and sanitizing various areas and
All other duties as assigned
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum):
High School Diploma or GED
6+ months experience in a manufacturing, production,
agriculture, military or related environment
6+ months operating a forklift (preferred but not
To our veterans
and separated service membersyou are at the forefront of our minds
recruit top talent to join Nestl-- Purina. The skills you have
serving our country, such as adaptability, agility, and leadership,
like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope
consider sharing in our missionyou will join a cohort of others who
chosen to call Nestl-- Purina home.
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