Snyder's Lance Grinder/Fryer Operator (2nd shift) in HYANNIS, Massachusetts

Title: Grinder/Fryer Operator (2nd shift)

Location: United States-Massachusetts-Hyannis

Job Number: 18635

Job Summary

The Grinder/Fryer Operator, under general supervision, is responsible for the safe, efficient and continuous operation of processing machinery.

Essential Job Duties

  • Operates the processing equipment to produce product within guidelines established by Quality Assurance and to the highest possible standard of quality.

  • Operates and shuts down equipment in the processing area in accordance with established procedures to include change overs and preventative maintenance.

  • Performs basic troubleshooting of issues with the machine and makes minor adjustments as needed.

  • Monitors raw material and product for possible foreign matter.

  • Monitors product and removes any out of spec product or raw material.

  • Follows sanitation procedures for sanitation and change overs, including chemical handling.

  • Tracks and disposes of waste accordingly.

  • Communicates with team about production needs for the day.

  • With additional training, some Operators may operate the Peeler station.

  • May set up code dater for all pieces of equipment.

  • Fryer operators participate in additional training on treating oil and running kettles.

  • Communicates and escalates quality issues to appropriate team members.

  • Practices and adheres to appropriate safety and hygiene guidelines/procedures for safe housekeeping/5S and personal protection.

  • Keeps work area clean; removes trash from work area floor; stores supplies in designated areas; keeps work area aisles/exits clear and free from obstructions; identifies/reports defective equipment.

  • Participates in 5S compliance program.

  • May perform other duties as required.

  • Mandatory overtime may be required.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Attention to detail, mechanical ability, ability to multi-task.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills. Must be comfortable communicating to team members and leadership staff.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED required.

Production experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.

Travel Required

Minimal travel may be required.

Job: Manufacturing

EEO Disclosure: Snyder’s-Lance is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Veterans/Disabled and Other Protected Categories