This job has expired on Indeed
Reasons could include: the employer is not accepting applications, is not actively hiring, or is reviewing applications

Production Team Member

Panco Foods, Inc. (Pan's Mushroom Jerky)
Panco Foods, Inc. (Pan's Mushroom Jerky) in Portland, OR 97214
$21 - $23 an hour - Full-time


Panco Foods, Inc. (Pan's Mushroom Jerky) in Portland, OR 97214

Pulled from the full job description

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Production Team Member Job Duties & Responsibilities

Job Title: Production Team Member
Status: Non-Exempt

Compensation: $21-$23/hr, company paid health insurance with access to dental/vision

Manager: Plant Operations Manager

Who We Are:

Established in 2018, Panco Foods Inc. is a locally owned company that makes Pan’s Mushroom Jerky in Portland, Oregon. We are a small, rapidly growing food manufacturer focused on developing delicious, high quality mushroom based products. We care deeply about how our food is produced, holding quality and safety at the core of our work. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to the core values of Diversity, Equity, Quality, and Sustainability.

Who You Are:

Production Team Members take pride in their work, applying their food manufacturing and/or culinary experience in each production step to ensure Pan’s Mushroom Jerky meets internal specifications and food safety standards. You work well on a team, shifting around as needed but are equally skilled working alone. You are a problem solver - raising issues when you see them and helping put solutions in place. You are excited to grow and shift with an expanding, local company. Additional skills and requirements for the position include:

  • 2+ years of experience in food production and/or manufacturing
  • Ability to be on-time and work the duration of an 8 hour shift on your feet
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Consistent attention to detail
  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to take direction and work both independently as well as part of a fast paced team
  • Ability to walk, stand, push, pull, and lift 25 - 50 lbs regularly
  • Willingness to adhere to strict general and food safety guidelines and requirements

What You’ll Do:

Production Team Members are responsible for every production step from raw ingredient processing up to packaging product. Throughout the production process you will provide both hands-on food preparation as well as equipment operations. Production Team Members play central roles in ensuring Pan’s is producing high quality, safe and consistent product requiring them to develop a deep understanding for the product and be able to identify and solve issues and concerns during production. More specifically, you will:

  • Support all aspects of food production, changing roles within a shift and from day to day to ensure daily and weekly goals are met
  • Strictly follow all production recipes and standard operating procedures as outlined by the company
  • Operate food production equipment, adhering to general safety and food safety requirements and other company specifications
  • Adhere to safety protocols to ensure all team members’ safety throughout production
  • Comprehend written instructions and recipes from the company when working with ingredients and batches
  • Accurately document shift details in production logs
  • Follow general production practices of first in first out (FIFO), accurate labeling of all work in progress (WIP)
  • Ensure safe and efficient manufacturing practices are upheld, following company good manufacturing practices including adhering to team member dress requirements (hair nets, gloves, clean and non-ripped clothes, non-slip shoes, etc.), hygiene practices, equipment sanitizing, floor washing, and general production area rules are followed
  • Work to assist others as needed, providing general support to other team members and helping ensure the production of high quality product in a timely manner
  • Uphold Pan’s commitment to a respectful workplace that values the diverse attributes, perspectives and life experiences that all team members bring to our company

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $21.00 - $23.00 per hour


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location