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PLC Operator

La Puente, CA
  • Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Founded in 1888, Lee Kum Kee, a Hong Kong-based global food company, specializes in creating condiments and sauces that promote Chinese cuisine worldwide. With more than 200 products to choose from, Lee Kum Kee takes the mystery out of cooking authentic and delicious Asian foods in the comfort of your kitchen. Lee Kum Kee is committed to providing authentic and innovative condiments and sauces featuring the highest quality ingredients. Armed with a unique management culture, stringent quality control, superb and innovative products, coupled with the century-long brand reputation, Lee Kum Kee has achieved unanimous recognition and won numerous prestigious awards.


  • Medical, dental, life insurance covered by the company
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Paid vacation & holidays

To perform this job successfully, the PLC Operator is responsible for the operation of the PLC system to ensure the production schedule and sanitation requirement are fulfill.


  • Operate PLC system to control the raw material dumping, mixing, cooking process.
  • Collect hot samples for QC lab testing.
  • Perform adjustment in cooking tanks according to QC instruction.
  • Record cooking and sanitation parameter.
  • Perform CIP cleaning.
  • Work with Processing, Filling, and Sanitation Team to fulfill production schedule and sanitation requirement.
  • Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position requires a High School Diploma or GED with 2 years university attendance and basic computer knowledge. Machine operating experience in food processing or PLC system a distinctive plus.

Successful candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication.

Ability to add, subtracts, multiply, and divides in all units of measure.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to read and comprehend equipment manuals and electrical diagrams for set-up control loops is a plus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands or fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; walk, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee may frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision ability is required, including close and distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust and stay focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; cleaning.

Lee Kum Kee (USA) Inc., a division of Lee Kum Kee International Holdings Ltd., has its headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Southern California with more than 300 employees. We are looking for the best and brightest talents to join our company and work together to bring the next level of success!

It is Lee Kum Kee’s policy to seek and employ the most qualified persons in all jobs in a manner which will ensure equal employment opportunity as well as administer personnel actions in a manner as to not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



La Puente, CA
91746 USA



Posted date

4 days ago
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