• Nutra Blend - Production Operator

  • Posted: 10/04/2020

    Benefits include:  Health, Dental, Vision, 401K w/ match, PTO and more
    Minimum Starting wage:  $14.94 and step progression to $19.06

    Apply online at: https://careers.landolakesinc.com/neosho

    The Production Operator is the front-line employee who performs the manufacturing processes that add value and quality to the inputs and create the final high-quality final products. There are a variety of sub-classifications within the Operator job family that could range in specific duties from receiving and handling the raw materials, adding value through a variety of proprietary processes, to packaging the final product. In all stages of production safety, attention to detail, a quality and sanitation focus, and efficiency are key to the success of the operation.

    • Following daily schedules and work orders; setting up mixes.
    • Scanning bags of ingredients to ensure proper inventory levels.
    • Gathering and weighing pre-determined amounts of specific ingredients adhering to strict quality standards.
    • Fill ingredients into proper containers; bags will require feeding through a sewing machine to close; take samples of ingredients and final products.
    • Measuring and feeding batches of ingredients into production machinery.  Using lifting equipment and forklift trucks.
    • Packaging finish products and entering data into internal system (computer, scanner, and bar code software).
    • Gathering and stacking bags in proper patterns for shipments; inspecting each bag to meet company’s strict quality standards.
    • Approve and release finish goods; wrap and move good to designated locations.
    • Conducting product inspection and quality control; performing quality checks
    • General housekeeping; cleaning and maintaining work areas and machinery.
    Required Qualifications:
    • High School diploma or GED