Resource Operator- 1st, 2nd, & 3rd in La Crosse WI

Agropur Inc
Resource Operator- 1st, 2nd, & 3rd
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La Crosse WI
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Production Worker

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Working at Agropur means being a member of an extended family where simplicity and honesty are part of everyday life, and where the management style is based on integrity, openness and autonomy. You too can join the Agropur family!
The Resource Operator is responsible for carrying out various operator tasks in designated areas; including to provide shift coverage during employee breaks, vacations and for training other operators, or filling in for cross training. The Resource Operator will work in coordination with and in support of the Line Leader and all line specific functions as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Train other workers on Operator tasks as needed.
  • Read ingredients and count how many bags are on a pallet.
  • Place scoops in cans/jars/buckets and place lids on cans/jars/buckets.
  • Stack bags/cans of product as it comes off the various production lines.
  • Seal bags/cans of product as it comes off the various production lines.
  • Bag product as it comes off the various production lines.
  • Dump bags of product into appropriate equipment on the various production lines.
  • Sample product on various production lines as required.
  • Be designated Line Leader during Line Leader absences.
  • Operate forklift, if forklift-operating requirements met.
  • Complete necessary paperwork to ensure all documentation requirements met on various production lines and complete CCP and all inspection documentation.
  • Operate boxing machine.
  • Palletize product as it comes off the various production lines.
  • Perform all CIP&##39;s, Master Sanitation items, and titrations to insure a high standard of sanitation.
  • Immediately report any equipment/production issues to Production Supervisor and communicate any variances in make plans.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use proper personal protective equipment at all times.
  • Understand and adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures and the Master Sanitation Schedule.
  • Safety Protocol
    • Stop any observed unsafe acts and obey facility safety rules and procedures.
    • Correct or report any observed safety hazards.
    • Support safety policies and programs

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.


Education Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

Experience Required:

  • Minimum one (1) year of experience in food plant manufacturing preferred.

Certification/Licensure Required:

  • Agropur Ingredients Forklift Driver Certification as required by OSHA.

Skills Required:

  • Able to provide current, direct, complete, and "actionable" positive and corrective feedback to others, identifying issues and taking appropriate action.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with managers and colleagues.
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy in work.
  • Basic computer operational skills; able to input and retrieve computerized information.
  • Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division).
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision, adapt to a changing environment quickly, and think independently.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to follow written, verbal and diagrammatic instructions; complete simple checklists and complete required documentation.
  • Demonstrate strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to solve problems by adapting knowledge and experience.
  • Exhibit a professional manner in dealing with others and work to maintain constructive working relationships.

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