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Posted July 18th

Sanitation Worker

Atwater, California

Employer

Dole Packaged Foods

Industry

Production and Manufacturing

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Posted July 18th

Sanitation Worker

Atwater, California

Function

Production

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

Overview

Cleaning and sanitizing all processing equipment, floors, walls, pipes, drain, grounds, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible to comply with all Quality and Food Safety Management standards and/or systems to ensure continual improvement an effectiveness of the Food Safety Management System with the ability to satisfy our customers and provide products that are in accordance to their intended use and safe for human consumption. Wash down and sanitize all processing equipment, floors, walls, pipes, drains, grounds, etc.
  • Use cleaning chemicals(chlorine, lye, and detergents), while wearing a protection jacket, pants, gloves, goggles, and boots.
  • Immediately report any accidents to Area Supervisor or Supervisor.
  • Immediately report any malfunctions of processing equipment to Area Supervisor or Supervisor.
  • Report any safety hazard to Area Supervisor or Supervisor.
  • Follow company policies.
  • Follow safety procedures.
  • Other duties that are reasonably associated with the above essential functions of the job.


Qualifications

  • Be able to lift at least 50 pounds
  • Reliable attendance is an essential function of the job
  • Able to follow instructions and work in hot and cold temperatures


Work Environment:
  • Wet environment. May work indoors or outdoors at times. Will work in tight, confined areas with caustic chemicals such as chlorine, lye and caustic detergents and with dangerous and sharp equipment. Work areas may be slippery and/or icy. May work in defrosting freezers with temperatures as low as 30 degrees.


Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to pass job specific Physical Ability Test (PAT).
  • Must be able to work in temperatures that are both cold and hot, with sudden changes of temperature.
  • Noise produced by manufacturing machinery up to 92 decibels.
  • Must be able to climb stairs and inclined & vertical ladders up to 25ft daily.
  • Must be able to do repetitive movements of bending, reaching up to 24" overhead and forward up to 24", squatting, kneeling, and pushing & pulling an average weight of 80 - 58 lbs.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work with chemicals.
  • Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time on concrete and/or metal grating.
  • Requires climbing, standing, stooping, twisting, lifting and other physical movements to perform job.
  • Must be able to bend or squat low enough to go under conveyor belts.
  • Must have dexterity to be able to hold a high pressure hose (750-1000 psi) for long periods.

Flexibility to work different shifts and days when required, including weekends.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.Employment is contingent upon drug screen, background verification and skills test required for some position.
Location
Atwater, California