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Machine Operator

Kronos Foods Elk Grove Village ,IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $14 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical
Job Description

Position: Process Operator

Reports To: Production Supervisor

Shift: 1st, 2nd and 3rd

 

Summary: Perform bakery processing duties and maintain equipment operation in order to keep production at optimum efficiency at all times while complying with GMP’s, food safety and quality standards, and safe policies and procedures (oven/line operator positions).

 

Essential Job Functions/Duties:

1. Operate PLC (touch-screen) computers

2. Operation of bakery processing lines (Handmade and Die-Cut)

3. Conduct dough inspection to ensure specs are met

4. Collects scrap dough for reprocessing

5. Keeps work area clean and organized

6. Cross-trained in other Operator position duties and must be available to rotate

7. Must monitor and be familiar with the operation of the silo flour sifter

8. Follow all Safety Guidelines and use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

9. Comply with food safety and quality assurance standards (GMPs, HACCP, FSI, SQF, etc.)

10. Other duties as assigned

 

Job Specifications (KSA’s): Self-starter Shift flexibility required

High energy level Independent

Dependable/Reliable Team player

Organized Detail-oriented/thorough

 

Key Knowledge/

Education/Experience:

1. Experience in manufacturing environment, with food manufacturing and/or bakery experience a plus

2. Clear verbal and written communication skills

3. Basic math skills (measurements, weights); ability to count

4. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) a plus

 

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

1. Manufacturing plant environment with frequent standing for extended periods of time; walking; lifting; pushing; and pulling up to 60 pounds unassisted; bending, crouching, stooping, reaching, and climbing stairs and ladders.

2. Ability to work overtime and flexibility in work hours (24 hour operation)

3. Varied temperature environment (hot/cold/humid)

4. Good manual dexterity of fingers and wrists

 

Company Description
Kronos has been a leading supplier of premium Mediterranean food products since 1975. We are accomplished at making gyros, pita and flatbreads, sauces and hummus. We warehouse these products, along with other items our regional restauranteurs need. We ship products locally on our Kronos trucks and around the world through logistics partners.

But that’s not all. We are proud to be driving innovation in core products and new product development, which is serving to bring our products to new markets and more consumers. We’re making new meats and breads, and we’re finding new ways of making them. As we grow, we keep quality and safety high and our products delicious.

We expect everyone in our Kronos work community to serve our customers in a way that innovates and respects tradition. This is not always an easy task, and we ask a lot from our employees. Kronos is committed to supporting all you do and to providing a respectful environment, fair pay, and ongoing opportunities for growth. Our community standards include equal opportunity, respectful conversation and action, integrity and accountability in all we do.

Kronos Foods

Why Work Here?

At Kronos, our talented, dedicated employees are our greatest asset and we are committed to their professional growth and well-being.

Kronos has been a leading supplier of premium Mediterranean food products since 1975. We are accomplished at making gyros, pita and flatbreads, sauces and hummus. We warehouse these products, along with other items our regional restauranteurs need. We ship products locally on our Kronos trucks and around the world through logistics partners. But that’s not all. We are proud to be driving innovation in core products and new product development, which is serving to bring our products to new markets and more consumers. We’re making new meats and breads, and we’re finding new ways of making them. As we grow, we keep quality and safety high and our products delicious. We expect everyone in our Kronos work community to serve our customers in a way that innovates and respects tradition. This is not always an easy task, and we ask a lot from our employees. Kronos is committed to supporting all you do and to providing a respectful environment, fair pay, and ongoing opportunities for growth. Our community standards include equal opportunity, respectful conversation and action, integrity and accountability in all we do.

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One Kronos Drive Glendale Heights
Elk Grove Village, IL
USA

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