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Production Employee

Cedar Rapids, IA

Job Information

Production Employee

Position Overview:

Operate equipment and machines, and support Operators, to produce product in a safe and efficient manner. Provide preventive maintenance as needed.

Responsibilities and Essential Job Functions:

Operate fork truck. Collect discarded material and dispose of properly.

Use electric / hydraulic compactor / bailer. Empty and clear jams as needed.

Sweep, vacuum, and use pressure spryer as needed.

Top capper. Lift cases of top caps off pallets. Clean glue roll / wheel as needed.

Case packer. Load flat cases on infeed conveyor. Monitor labeler, replace labels as needed.

Pack, hand stack and inspect / insert for missing pouches

Run product through taper. Hand stretch wrap. Verify date codes for accuracy and legibility. Clear jams from case packer.

Use proper LOTO procedures and follow all safety and sanitation procedures and PPE requirements.

Detect, isolate and document defective material according to quality requirements.

Perform Helper duties on all production lines.

Load cartons on infeed conveyor, monitor and clear jams as needed.

Use computer, scanner, copier, and other related office equipment as needed.

Clean up and relief duties

Relieve others for breaks and lunch

Must be able to access information from computer and provide computer data entry

Provides back-up for others as needed.

Other duties as may be assigned.

In event of this person's absence, coverage will be provided by other production Group Members.


This position does not have direct reports.

Job Requirements


High School or equivalent.

Food, industrial, manufacturing, mechanical ability

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 disability to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit and walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, keyboards; and reach with hands and arms.

The employee must frequently lift up to 40 pounds and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific visions abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of the responsibilities, duties and skills required of individuals so classified.

Posted 10/14/16

Job ID: 20482319
Mactive ID: 36439