Frozen Inspector Food Group (Othello, WA)
At the J.R. SimplotCompany, you will have the opportunity to help us cultivate a world ofpossibilities. You have an undeniable passion for people, and ensuring thattheir work experience is exceptional, while also working to meet industrystandards. You have a respect for resources, and work to get out what you putin. Simplots total rewards are designed to benefit you. We are committed tobuilding a partnership with our employees to achieve success through betterhealth, financial security, and development opportunities. We offer acomprehensive rewards package that includes health benefits, employerretirement contributions, paid time off, and educational assistance. If you areready for an opportunity to further your career, please consider applying tothis position. We currently have a FrozenInspector position available at our facility in Othello, WA.
SUMMARYThis position is responsible for removing foreignmaterial from the finished product and reacting to sudden quality changes, toensure finished product quality meets the acceptable quality levels required bycustomers and the division. The Frozen Inspector is a member of the qualityassurance team, which consists of Lab Technicians, Lab Clerks, Bacteriology LabTechs, Frozen Inspectors, and Quality Assurance Team Leaders. The individual inthis position is accountable to the Shift Manager, QA Supervisor, PackagingSupervisor, QA Team Leader, and Packaging Team Leader.The individual in this position will be required to fully understand thepurpose and operation of the frozen inspection area along with having theability to make decisions based on sound judgment when a situation dictates. Itis imperative the Frozen Inspector conducts oneself in a manner that ensuresalertness and constant awareness of the safe operation of equipment and itssurroundings.The individual in this position will accomplish these tasks by utilizing a teamconcept through working with team members and following directions andinstructions from a team Leader or coordinator.Positive work relationships and written and verbal communications are keyingredients for success of the individual holding this position. Overtime requirements in this position are common and may be required to meetoperational goals. RESPONSIBILITIES
Ensures the ability to understand all foreignmaterial procedures and identify foreign material. Ensures the ability toproperly inspect the frozen product, remove and appropriately dispose of anyforeign material or product that does not meet the customers expectations, andcommunicate such situations to the appropriate personnel.
Ensures that the work area is maintained cleanand orderly by sweeping and throwing away non-hazardous product as necessary.
Ensures the ability to properly sanitize PPEused for inspecting the product and follows the Personal Health, Hygiene andSanitation Policies and Procedures outlined in the JR Simplot Plant Policiesand Procedures.
Ensures the Shift Manager, QA Team Leader,Packaging Team Leader, Mechanics and other employees are notified of lineconditions. Performs some stripping duties.
Ensures that attendance and participation intraining activities are appropriate for the position and the acquired skillsand knowledge are applied.
Ensures there is no injury to self or othersby following safe work practices, procedures (including Standard OperatingProcedures), and policies.
Ensures self-compliance with Company policies,Standard Operating Procedures, and the Union Labor Agreement.
Ensures that the interaction with team membersand other support groups is conducted in a participative management styleconducive with operational goals.
Conducts oneself in a professional manner byensuring confidentiality regarding sensitive issues and ensuring thatappearance meets the standards necessary to perform the job function whilerepresenting the company.Additional KeyActivities: Ensures that additional accountabilities, as may be required bymanagement, are handled in a manner necessary to meet operational anddivisional standards.Disclaimer – The above statements are intended to describe thegeneral nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to thisclassification.
They are not intended to be construed as anexhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required ofpersonnel so classified. REQUIREMENTS6+ months relatedexperience.Must have anacceptable safety record.Must have anacceptable attendance record.Must be able to workindependently, with minimal supervision.Must be able to workday and night shift (6am – 6pm / 6pm – 6am)Must be able to read,understand, and communicate in a manner to successfully perform the job duties.Must be able to telltime. Must have manualdexterity in both hands.Must be able to sit in one place for long periods of time. Must be able to standon concrete floors for long periods of time. Must be able to workin extreme environments: hot or cold temperatures and wet and slick floors. Must be able to liftup to 10lbs in a safe and proper manner. Must be able tomaneuver in close quarters and climb stairs and ladders. ***Combination of education,training and/or experience will be considered for this position. HOW TO APPLYInternal Simplot Candidates:Please applyvia Employee Space to Job ID #7076 External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect CurrentOpportunitiesSelect All OpenPositionsApply to Job ID #7076 When a position is inthe interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our SimplotCareers website.
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