General Labor Blue 1st SHIFT

Great Lakes Cheese Seymour, WI

As a family owned business with a long-term focus on growth and stability, we are committed to you, our dedicated employee. Our environment of open communication, integrity, and mutual respect encourages everyone to go beyond what is expected.

Position Description

The Laborer will assist in the manufacture of Blue Cheese.


  • Clean and sanitize equipment.
  • Transfer cheese into brine.
  • Feed empty hoops into filler.
  • Maintain cheese flip schedule.
  • Move curing racks of cheese to cooler.
  • Stack cheese moulds.
  • Maintain brine salinity.
  • Pierce cheese as it exits the brine.
  • Load cheese onto curing racks.
  • All GLC employees are expected to perform any assignment or job task according to the stated safety policies and procedures.
  • All GLC employees are expected to produce and promote our products and services in a manner that exceeds the quality and value expectation of our customers and consumers by adhering to Good Manufacturing Practices, Policies and Procedures outlined in our Safe Quality Food Program.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the manager.
  • Required Education, Experience, and Skills

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Forklift and Pallet Truck Certification.
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • May be required to obtain forklift operator’s license and/or pallet truck certification.
  • Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills

  • SAP experience.
  • Experience in the use of a bar code driven (RF) operation.
  • Working Conditions

  • Use of motor skills to safely drive fork lift and Walkie Stacker in tight quarters.
  • Repetitive work in a fast-paced production environment with average temperature of 70-90 degrees F.
  • Hair nets, ear plugs/muffs, hardhats, and/or safety glasses may be required.
  • Ability to frequently handle material from floor-to-waist, waist-to-shoulder, shoulder-to-overhead and pushing/pulling/carrying.
  • Ability to constantly stand/walk; bend/flex/extend/twist neck and back; frequently grip/reach/lift/pull with L/R hands.
  • Product weight: up to 75 lbs.
  • Great Lakes Cheese is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.