Packer Operator

Application ends: April 30, 2024
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Packer OperatorSHIFT: 6pm-4amPAY: $21.77JOB SUMMARY:This role is part of our Purina Animal Nutrition business helping our network of local cooperatives, independent dealers and other large retailers serve producers, and animal owners throughout the United States. Through industry -leading R&D and committed partnerships, we innovate the nutrition products and practices that unlock the full potential of every animal for a healthier, more productive life.The Packer Operator must accurately fill the appropriate bag with the corresponding product as a final production process for bagged product within the guidelines of Enterprise Quality Management System (EQMS). The packer operator must abide by the specified bag weight tolerance levels, identify poor quality product and stop it from reaching the customer, and work in a consistent manner to achieve production rates. The individual must follow established housekeeping guidelines and properly remove trash acquired during their shift.REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:Basic computer skillsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Age: 18 years or olderComprehension: Ability to read, write, comprehend, follow verbal and written instructions.Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.Safety: Ensuring the complete physical safety of oneself and one’s co-workers at all times without exceptionTime Management: Showing up on time, reliably completing tasks by the deadline, and adapting to changes in deadlines and priorities with minimal supervisionCoordination: Working well with others to meet team goals and adjusting to important changesActive Learning: Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.Active Listening: Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate.Physical Requirements for production positions regularly include:Able to lift 50lbsFrequent movement including walking, standing, bending/stooping, turning, twisting, pushing, pulling, raising arms, lifting, climbing and other active movementsPerforming duties while wearing personal protective equipmentWorking across temperature zones that may include cold and/or hot environments for extended periods and may include work in environments where dust is presentShift schedules that include days, nights, and weekends, some holidays and periodic overtimeAbout Land O’Lakes, Inc.Join us and be part of a Fortune 250, farmer- and member-owned cooperative that is reimagining the business of food. We have been named a Top Workplace by Indeed and LinkedIn, and to the TIME 100 Most Influential Companies list.We provide a broad portfolio of benefits to keep you and your family at your best. Land O’Lakes is Where Your Future Takes Root.Land O’Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.Neither Land O’Lakes, nor its search firms, will ever contact you and ask for confidential information over the phone or in email. If you receive a call or email like this, please do not provide the information being requested.