Machine Operator in Topeka KS

Reser's Fine Foods
Machine Operator
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Topeka KS
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Production Worker
Recipe for Success

Reser's Fine Foods is one of the nation's premiere manufacturers of high-quality refrigerated foods including deli salads, side dishes, chip dips, tortillas and Mexican snacks for families across the United States and Canada. Reser's manufactures thousands of products! Some of our brands include Reser's, Mrs. Kinsers, Don Pancho, Baja Caf, and Stonemill Kitchens. You will see our mouth-watering products in supermarkets, restaurants and local outlets across the nation!


Independently operates basic food processing or packaging machine that produces or packages food products.


  • Operates a machine and ensures quality and conformity of packaged products.
  • Helps to assemble and configure machine according to current specifications.
  • Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed) when appropriate.
  • Ensures correct consumables loaded for the product being run.
  • Maintains covering carts and hopper as necessary.
  • Checks for correct packaging materials.
  • Detects and reports defective materials, machine problems or questionable conditions to the Lead or supervisor immediately and/or Maintenance Department as needed.
  • Maintains necessary machine supplies, work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition.
  • Properly washing and resetting equipment during product changes per SOP, including allergen changeovers.
  • Understand and troubleshoot downtime issues.
  • Displays positive attitude toward people, equipment, and company policy.
  • Follows company safety guidelines, HACCP requirements and Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Properly follows the Company's Lock Out/Tag Out procedures.
  • Regular attendance and punctuality is required due to working with people, items and equipment that impact the ongoing production process.

  • Qualifications

    Job Specifications
  • Experience and/or formal education in operating machinery is required. Food industry experience is preferred.
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English and be understood is preferred.
  • English/Spanish bilingual a plus.

  • Working Conditions
  • Refrigerated food manufacturing plant.
  • The environment may be wet or dry and temperatures may range from 25F to 110F.
  • Requires walking and standing for long periods of time.
  • Repetitive lifting, kneeling, and bending with packages in excess of 50 lbs is required.
  • Production demands may require overtime and/or evening or weekend scheduling.

  • Great Benefits

    We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package designed to help employees live a healthier life, build rewarding careers and save for the future. Reser's offers choices whenever possible, because we recognize the diverse and ever changing needs of our employees. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, AD&D, life, 401(k) with match, wellness programs, paid holidays and vacation time to name few!
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