DairiConcepts Separator Operator in Zumbrota, Minnesota

Job Description The Separator Operator is responsible for following all DairiConcepts GMPs and working in a manner consistent with all corporate and regulatory, food safety, quality, and sanitation requirements. Duties and Responsibilities Follows production make procedures Operates and understands clarifiers and separators, air actuated valves, pumps and motors, and CIP systems Properly connects process piping Monitors tanks and silo levels Anticipates production changes and change overs Follows personal and production GMPs Assists with on-the-job training of existing and new employees Covers vacations and overtime as needed or required Attends and participates in safety meetings Follows established plant and regional safety rules Assists within the department as needed Performs other work as assigned Teamwork and Collaboration. May provide and/or receive input from across functional boundaries. Understands organizational mesh points and potential synergies. Integrates team efforts across the organization. Leadership. Acts with integrity. Treats others with dignity and respect. Models behavior that is consistent with DairiConcepts' core values. Delivers on commitments and deadlines and holds others accountable for the same. Communication. Effectively communicates with all levels of the organization. Demonstrates excellent presentation, oral, and written communication skills. Executes outstanding customer communication and relationship building techniques. Required Skills Works neatly and accurately at the speeds required Performs work in a safe and sanitary manner Performs work independently as required Ability to learn the theory, procedures, and practices involved in the operation and equipment of the position, including any new operations and equipment assigned by management Ability to learn the paperwork involved in making finished cheese blocks Ability to be trained on Adage/LCE systems Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating, maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals Required Experience High school diploma or equivalent Physical Demands and Work Environment Manufacturing environment Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position and hours of work are 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM, work days are according to production schedule Other Responsibilities Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. As a leading provider of cheese and dairy ingredients for the global food industry, DairiConcepts is supported by a diverse and educated team of high quality employees. We seek personnel with expertise in their fields who also demonstrate our values of Safety, Integrity, Continuous Improvement, and Service. Headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, the company has eight manufacturing plants located throughout the United States. Job Location Zumbrota, Minnesota, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular DairiConcepts is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We offer competitive compensation, bonus potential, and a full benefit program including 401K. For additional information, go to www.dairiconcepts.com.