Baldwinsville, NY 13027
Batching Assistant: temporary to hire
Perform duties related to the manufacturing and delivery of all tomato based products in a safe, sanitary, and efficient manner. An employee working in this area is expected to operate as a member of a team, which includes assisting one another as needed. In the absence of the Batching Assistant either another Batching Assistant or an employee cross trained in that skill and that understands the food safety job requirements will perform this job function.
Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain housekeeping, GMP's, and safety in work area.
Maintain raw materials staged, in use, and returned in a manner consistent with plant quality, GMP, safety, and sanitation policies.
Comply with all plant rules and policies, including those that pertain to operating procedures and the product manufacturing process.
Operate and take corrective action on equipment to ensure adequate flow of product to the line.
Inform supervisor of any issues that may affect the product manufacturing process.
Clean equipment as necessary.
Responsible to check, complete and /or sign all appropriate paperwork and documentation.
Relieve other process assistants as needed.
Accurately measure, weigh, blend, and dump all raw materials to be batched for appropriate recipe (s).
Cook ingredients to specified standards.
Accurately mark contents of any raw materials left over from batching before returning them to the warehouse.
Complete pre-flight checklists.
Perform process checks on all batches to ensure product quality.
Operate hand pumps, scales, hand jack, and fork lift.
Perform other duties as needed or assigned by management.
High school degree or GED.
Previous Experience Requirement
Will train, however, previous experience in a food manufacturing setting preferred.
Knowledge and Skills Needed to Perform Effectively in this Position
Ability to interact with other employees in a professional and courteous manner.
Ability to complete assignments with minimal direction.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Mathematical aptitude enough to perform the duties of the position.