Production Worker (2nd & 3rd Shift) 15 minutes south of CR

Frontier Co-op

Frontier Co-op is seeking Production Workers in our Norway, IA plant on 2nd & 3rd shifts to perform all tasks involved in the production of Frontier’s products.

  • Norway is a short 15 minute drive from the Westdale Mall area.
  • Starting Wages are a minimum of $15.85 which includes shift differential. 
  • At Frontier Co-op, we have fantastic benefits, which includes Medical, Dental & Vision insurance as well as a Childcare Assistance Program & 401K, to name a few.

In this role, you would need to: Follow standard processes, and practice safe work habits to ensure that production is as efficient and safe as possible. Perform general tasks in the area such as boxing, filling, labeling, and cleaning. Communicate respectfully and honestly to others.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • All production workers are expected to be available to work in all areas of production .
  • Cases and palletizes finished product for inventory.
  • Assists with material handling, bottling, packaging, labeling, and blending equipment.
  • Completes necessary documentation, including worksheets and computerized tracking systems for each product.
  • Verifies product and supplies are accurate.
  • Uses and maintains familiarity with assembly, packaging, and measuring tools.
  • Performs special packaging projects as scheduled.
  • Works with other departments to resolve problems as they arise.
  • Samples product for quality control checks.
  • Visually inspects materials and supplies for defects; reports defective materials or questionable conditions to supervisor.
  • Has a critical role in assuring food safety and quality.
  • Responsible for monitoring critical control points and reporting any non-conformances related to food safety and quality to supervisor.
  • Follows safety, sanitation, production, quality and food safety procedures.
  • Comes into contact with and handles powerful rare earth magnets.
  • Proactively communicates continuous improvement suggestions.
  • Strives to reduce waste, recycle products whenever possible, and re-use resources when practical.
  • Works safely at all times, follows safety rules and policies and participates in scheduled training.
  • Reports injuries and near misses promptly and in required detailed format; proposes corrective action.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

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.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Must be able to perform basic math.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Ability to read and comprehend moderately detailed instructions, short correspondence, or memos; including operating procedures or safety rules.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively in one-on-one and small group situations with a limited group of people.

QUANTITATIVE SKILLS

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret bar graphs.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to train others in general manufacturing.
  • Attention to detail and ability to cooperate and work within a team concept.

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 use hands and/or fingers to type, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to stand, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job may include close vision and color vision - necessary to distinguish product quality and detect defects and debris in raw materials.

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 airborne particles or strong fumes, notably fumes from alcohol, the scooping or pouring of herbs and spices, and essential oils. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

COVID-19 Precautions

Employees are required to wear masks when entering the plant and when within 6ft of another person.  Temperatures are taken upon arrival each day. 

Application Instructions:

To apply click on Apply URL or visit www.frontiercoop.com 

Job ID: 72081

Posted 20 days ago

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