Dean Foods Company Pasteurizer in Englewood, Colorado
OverviewMeadow Gold Dairy, a DFA Dairy Brand company, is excited to announce anopening for a Pasteurizer position!We offer excellent benefits and competitive pay with great growthopportunities!Shift:* 2nd Shift* Monday - Thursday start time 2:00 p.m. - Until Finished* Friday start time 4:00 p.m. - Until FinishedJob Description .and. Requirements* The Pasteurizer is responsible for ensuring that all know pathogens arepasteurized and product is homogenized.* Run and maintain pasteurizer and other related equipment within dairyproduction environment.* High responsibility - Responsible for quality, food safety and productspecifications.* Closely monitor the dairy production process and follow Standard OperatingProcedures for batching and processing products.* Accurately prepare .and. maintain all area paperwork.* Monitor fats, total solids, allergen, cryoscope and other relateditems as they associate with processing dairy products.* Troubleshoot and resolve basic to moderate operating difficulties* Verify all charts including frequency pen, cut in/cut out temperaturesand product recording temperatures.* Maintain sanitation of equipment including CIP .and. hand cleaning* Operate equipment at recommended speeds and communicate mechanical andoperational issues as they arise.* Operate and clean equipment with a sense of urgency to maximize throughputand minimize downtime.* Maintain communication with other departments, management and employeesand notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may restrict theefficiency of production.* Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurateformat, and completed with required information.* Ensure all required information is documented in accordance with SOP's.* Analyze process data and equipment performance data to improve quality,throughput, and troubleshoot.* Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifyingopportunities 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 allrequired PPE in designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemicalhandling, fall restraints, etc.* Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite programs and food qualityrelated to designated area.* Report any food safety and food quality related issues to managementimmediately.* Perform other duties as assigned.Job Requirements:* High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.* 1 year experence required.* Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure,using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.* Experience within the food and beverage industry preferred.* Must be able to stand, walk, kneel and bend for virtually the entire shift.* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally including overhead.* Must be able to work in a wet environment.* Some exposure to cleaning chemicals.* Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends andholidays.* 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).EEO StatementDean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be anillegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants whotest positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state orlocal law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationalorigin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.California applicants, click here for information regarding the datacollection notice for California Consumer Privacy Act.