CO, Golden - Bulk Machine Operator
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage 54 reviews - Golden, CO

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Job Description
Title: Bulk Machine Operator
Employment Classification: Full-time Regular Employee/Non-Exempt
Reports To: Production Supervisor
Location: Distribution Center
Job Summary
The Bulk Machine Operator is responsible for the daily setup and operation of food packaging equipment including Distribution Center bulk foods baggers and labelers.
Set up and adjust processing and packaging machines preparatory to operation
Complete necessary documentation for changeovers, cleaning, and product specifications
Maintain standard efficiency and accuracy with machine operation and labeling
Maintain shift log of production and other data
Record production information such as quantity, weight, size, date and type of products packaged
Check products for defects and to ensure conformance to company standards and perform corrective machine adjustments as necessary
Maintain shift log of production and other data
Clean machines regularly to maintain an organic and allergen sanitary environment
Perform routine maintenance
Although this is a general outline of job responsibilities all employees are expected to be “hands on” and do whatever it takes to get the job done and make the company thrive.

Qualifications and Experience:
Minimum 3 years recent experience in operating food production machinery
High School degree or equivalent is required
Ability to read, write and speak English clearly and concisely
Must be able to meet daily deadlines
Has good attention to detail; accuracy and thoroughness a must
Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
Must be team-oriented and flexible to changing demands
Ability to work with others in a fast-paced team environment
Must be reliable and on time every day
Able to work in seasonally warm or cool environment
Must have previous forklift experience and ability to be certified by NGVC
Current Colorado Driver's License is required

Physical Requirements:
Must have the ability to lift 50 lbs, repetitive lifting up to 30 lbs.
Must be able to carry up to 50 lbs.
Requires the use of both arms and both hands with full range of motion.
Must be able to bend at the waist and knees, twist, push and pull on occasional basis
Must be able to kneel, squat, and climb as needed
Must be able to reach overhead and away from the body
Must be able to stand for at least 90% of the time
Must be able to walk for at least 90% of the time
Must be able to see colors and view computer monitors for extended periods.
This job description is not an employment contract. It does not guarantee a job or that the above listed duties are the limit of responsibilities. The job and job description are subject to change with and without notice. Employees are required to accomplish any and all tasks assigned to him/her by their Store Manager and/or other corporate managers that may not be listed in this job description.

About this company
54 reviews