Rich Products Corporation is known around the world as the founder of the non-dairy segment of the frozen food industry and the leading supporter and solutions provider to the Food Service, In-Store Bakery and Retail marketplaces. We are one of the world's premier family-owned food companies with more than 7,300 associates worldwide.
We currently have a great opportunity as a Sanitation Associate/Sanitor position at our Hilliard manufacturing facility located in Hilliard, Ohio. Please visit our website at www.richs.com/careers to apply for this position or view other exciting opportunities.
The primary purpose of Sanitation Associate/Sanitor is to ensure all production areas and production equipment are cleaned, sanitized and ready for use.
Observes all safety rules and regulations
Identifies and addresses product and processing problems in a timely manner and escalates issues to Sanitation Manager if resolution requires it.
Maintains a safe and clean work environment throughout the plant, according to GMP and Safety Guidelines
Prepares areas to be cleaned by setting up safety equipment and organizing supplies
Disassembles, cleans, and sanitizes all production equipment in a timely manner
Cleans floors and walls. Cleans common use facilities (locker rooms, restrooms, lunch rooms, parking lot) of the production and warehouse areas to maintain cleanliness
Must be able to safely operate and understands proper machine operating and adjusting procedures
Monitor, complete, and maintain efficient and accurate paperwork as needed
Works to understand overall impact of his/her job on team productivity and plant profitability, maintains high level of personal productivity and contributes suggestions for work process improvements.
What do I need to be considered a candidate?
Special certification may be required for the use and application of chemicals and equipment.
Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED
Minimum One year experience in a food processing/manufacturing/industrial environment.
Must have good communication skills both written and verbal.
Must be able to listen and follow basic instructions and work routines from superiors
Must have the ability to train other associates in Sanitation/Environment Operations
Must be able to identify chemicals, know when to use them, and follow all handling and safety procedures
Ability to make decisions
Must be able to regularly lift and move 50 pounds.
Frequently required standing, reaching, bending, kneeling and moving about the facility
Able to work in hot/cold or wet environment
Frequent stair/ladder climbing
Works in high noise areas and uses mandatory hearing protection.
Hearing ability to meet manufacturing facility safety requirements.
Required to work various shifts and hours as needed.
Works with potentially hazardous chemicals and equipment
Works at a fast pace on a prolonged basis
Works in confined and enclosed spaces
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and invite qualified candidates to apply. As part of our efforts to provide a safe and productive environment and hire talented and qualified associates, we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background investigations.