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Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. Cooler Loadout in Billings, Montana

Start Time: 8:00PM
Schedule: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Pay: $23.62/hr + $0.30 night shift differential
The Cooler Loadout is responsible for picking orders, palletizing, loading and unloading products and/or cases, and working any station or line that is assigned. The Cooler Loadout works anywhere in the Load-out/Freezer/Cooler areas that may be assigned.
\* Responsible for pulling products for customer orders.
\* Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment (when certified).
\* May use hand-held tracking device
\* Mark the paperwork properly when making adjustments for product shortages.
\* Keep accurate records on load sheets, inventory sheets, scrap sheets, and computerized equipment.
\* Ensure proper code date rotation.
\* Report any mechanical problems such as bad wearstrips, plugged or missing lube nozzles, spacer stop malfunctions, palletizer malfunctions or conveyor breakdowns.
\* Report any product/packaging issues.
\* Maintain communication with other departments, management and employees and notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may restrict the efficiency of production.
\* Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurate format, and completed with required information.
\* Ensure all required information is documented in accordance with SOP's.
\* Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying opportunities to improve processes.
\* Follow Good Manufacturing Practices.
\* Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.
\* Follow all required work safe practices. This would include wearing of all required PPE in designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemical handling, fall restraints, etc.
\* Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite programs and food quality related to designated area.Report any food safety and food quality related issues to management immediately.
\* Perform other duties as assigned.
\* High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
\* 6 months related in manufacturing environment.
\* Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
\* Minimum 6 months recent experience operating a forklift in a high efficiency environment.
\* Forklift Operator Certification required
\* Must be able to pass a written and driving fork lift skills test
\* Must be able to sit and/or stand and drive for virtually the entire shift.
\* Experience within the food and beverage industry preferred.
\* Must be able to work in an environment where temperature is maintained at 35-40 degrees Fahrenheit.
\* May have exposure to allergens.
\* Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends and holidays.
\* Be able to effectively work in a team environment.
\* Effective verbal and written communication skills.
\* Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
\* Must be able to pass all pre-employment screens (including drug, background and criminal checks).
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled