Production Associate - Nights
JBS USA
 Arcadia, WI

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Processes product using tools, manual labor, and equipment provided in accordance with USDA and Pilgrim's product standards and procedures.
  • Process product according to operating procedures and quality/quantity expectations.
  • Observes equipment operation, notifying appropriate personnel of any malfunctions and/or safety issues/concerns.
  • Clean and organized work area.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Trains others with the skills and knowledge gained from position.
  • Observes all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies. Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, co-workers, and leadership teams.
  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization.
  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma
  • Follow all company animal welfare guidelines.

EXPECTATIONS – all Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.
  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.
  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma
  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES

  • Ability to comprehend simple instructions
  • Ability to apply common sense.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Ability to work in cool temperatures (around 40 degrees)
  • Ability to stand and use hands for 8-11 hours per day
  • Ability to multitask and work quickly
  • Must be a team player and be willing to work close to other employees at some stations. (Less than 3 feet apart.)
  • Must have good communication skills.
  • Capable of learning and remembering product specifications.
  • Capable of lifting and carrying 40+ pounds.
  • Good hand and eye coordination required.
  • High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred.
  • Intermediate Analytical skills preferred.
  • Basic computer skills or strong willingness to learn preferred.
  • Food or production experience preferred.
  • Desire for continuous improvement preferred

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled