Machine Operators - 3rd Shift 9/17/2016

Bob Evans Farms Lima, OH

Company
Bob Evans Farms
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5978168
AJE Ref #
576203885
Location
Lima, OH
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
MACHINE OPERATOR IN MIX FILL ROOM

REPORTS TO: PRODUCTION LEAD/SUPERVISOR

LOCATION: BEF FOODS, INC. LIMA PLANT

SUMMARY: THE MACHINE OPERATOR COORDINATES THE FLOW OF RAW INGREDIENTS THROUGH THE BLENDING PROCESS FOR PACKAGING OF THE FINISHED PRODUCT. THE PROCESSING EMPLOYEE CONFIRMS ADHERENCE TO THE RECIPES AND DOCUMENTS THIS PROCESS BY PERFORMING THE FOLLOWING DUTIES.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING. OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED.

ESTABLISH PROGRAMMING (OF WHAT) FOR DAILY PRODUCTION.

USE TRANSFERS (OF WHAT) TO OPERATE MIXERS, BATCH TANKS AND LIKWIFIER.

SETUP AND CONNECT THE EQUIPMENT SURROUNDING THE PLATFORM.

VERIFY PROPER CONNECTIONS TO DELIVER RAW MATERIAL TO DESIGNATED PIECES OF EQUIPMENT.

VERIFY ALL PIECES OF EQUIPMENT ARE SANITARY, IN GOOD WORKING CONDITION AND ARE SET TO RUN EFFECTIVELY.

REPORT ANY ISSUES WITH EQUIPMENT TO LINE LEADER IN A TIMELY MANNER.

VERIFY MANUFACTURING COMPUTER PROGRAM DISPLAYS CORRECT INGREDIENTS ARE BEING ADDED TO MIX IN THE PROPER QUANTITIES.

CONFIRM SETUP OF ANCILLARY SETTINGS FOR OPERATION, I.E. HOT WATER OPERATIONAL AND MIXER SPEEDS ARE CORRECT.

THROUGHOUT THE SHIFT, CHANGE RICER PLATE HOURLY OR MORE FREQUENTLY AS NEEDED.

WHEN CHANGING PRODUCTS HAVE CAPABILITY OF WASHING THE EQUIPMENT THEN RE-SANITIZING AND STARTING A NEW PROGRAM.

ENSURE EQUIPMENT IS CLEANED THOROUGHLY AND SANITIZED DURING CHANGEOVER OF PRODUCT.

START NEW PRODUCTION PROGRAM IN MANUFACTURING COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR PRODUCT BEING PRODUCED.

MAINTAINING CLEANLINESS IN THE PRODUCTION AREA THROUGH WASHING DOWN THE FLOOR AND PLATFORM

KNOWLEDGE:

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ABILITY TO READ AND COMPREHEND SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONS, SHORT CORRESPONDENCE, AND MEMOS.

* Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals

* Ability to compute rate, ration, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs

* Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

* Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to a warm environment. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals and extreme heat. The work environment is noisy and the wearing of hearing protection is required.

BEF foods, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status.