Ice Cream Filler Operator - 2nd Shift
Company: Dairy Farmers of America
Posted on: September 17, 2023
The Ice Cream Filler Operator is responsible for ensuring optimum
quality products through the operation of the filler of various
product families following regulatory standards, ensuring the
product is clean and sterile.
Clean, set-up, operate and monitor equipment of the production
Operates freezer and ingredients distribution feeder. *
Complete all required documentation and scheduled quality checks.
Monitor weights, seals, caps, and general packaging of product.
Make adjustments to filler timing and filling, & check mat as
Ability to troubleshoot and resolve basic to moderate operating
Collect required samples needed for Quality Assurance testing.
Ensure that the proper packaging materials are used for each
product being produced. *
Will have working knowledge and experience with labeler operations;
watching for jams and effectively threading wrap to prevent
downtime due to error. *
Perform filler and filler line changeovers in a safe and efficient
Complete cleaning checklist once line has completed run. *
Prepare equipment for next run to include size changes as needed.
Maintain communication with other departments, management and
employees and notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may
restrict the efficiency of production. *
Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurate
format, and completed with required information. *
Ensure all required information is documented in accordance with
Analyze process data and equipment performance data to improve
quality, throughput, and troubleshoot. *
Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying
opportunities to improve processes. *
Follow Good Manufacturing Practices. *
Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area. *
Follow all required work safe practices. This would include wearing
of all required PPE in designated areas, confined space safety,
safe chemical handling, fall restraints, etc. *
Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite programs and food
quality related to designated area.
Report any food safety and food quality related issues to
management immediately. *
Perform other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. *
6 months related experience required. *
Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure,
using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. *
Must be able to stand, walk, push or pull for virtually the entire
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally including
Must be able to work in a wet environment. *
Some exposure to cleaning chemicals. Exposure to allergens. *
Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends
and holidays. *
Be able to effectively work in a team environment. *
Effective verbal and written communication skills. *
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. *
Must be able to pass all pre*employment screens (including drug,
background and criminal checks).
An Equal Opportunity EmployerEqual Opportunity Employer
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