Califia Farms Bakersfield , CA 93301
Posted 2 months ago
WHO WE ARE: CALIFIA FARMS
Rooted in California, Califia Farms is on a mission to create a future where plants replace dairy, without compromise. The company creates a variety of great-tasting plant-based beverages that make the transition to eating plant-based dairy easy and delicious. Califia Farms is one of the fastest-growing, independently owned, natural beverage companies in the U.S., the UK and Australia, and is well-known for its iconic curvy bottle. Califia Farms was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in the downtown Los Angeles Arts District, with a manufacturing facility in Bakersfield, Calif. The company's culture is built around four core values: passion for purpose, insights into action, fierce interdependence, and challenger spirit.
Efficiently operate and changeover packaging equipment
Ensure machines are calibrated and recalibrated before and after production
Work hand in hand with maintenance during breakdowns to understand equipment functions
Troubleshoot machine problems to determine actual faults
Controlling and adjusting machine settings
Maintain factory OEE standards
Fill out daily production logs, paperwork, as needed for proper documentation
Perform general cleanup and maintenance of your work area
Effectively communicate operational issues with Plant Leadership
Operate the machinery in a safe & efficient manner
Follow and monitor GMP, HACCP guidelines, Injury & Illness Prevention Program, Food Safety, LOTO, & SOPs procedures
Assists in providing safe working conditions for all employees and visitors
Develops and maintains positive and professional relationships with all visitors, employees, and management
Works with QA department to test quality of products and materials
Must be able to efficiently start-up/shut down the production lines
Other jobs and duties assigned by plant leadership
REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to speak, write, and read English is a must. Spanish is a plus
Ability to stand, kneel, bend over, climb stairs and ladders and lift/move up to 50 pounds
Proficient in Microsoft programs
Experience with Red Zone application
Quality of Work & Adaptabilityo Commitment to excellence (through consistent standards.) o Demonstrate team first behavior and dependable performanceo Maintain training compliance
Job Knowledge & Communicationo Effectively demonstrate competency and knowledge of equipmento Ability to operate equipment in primary functiono Effective verbal and written communication
Problem Solving & Decision Makingo Gather and analyze information skillfullyo Exhibit sound judgement, integrate appropriate staff through strategizingo Develop comprehensive project initiatives
Teamwork & Dependabilityo Collaborate and engage with team to accomplish common goalo Contribute and establish exceptional customer service
2 years' experience in Manufacturing - Production experience preferred
ERP experience and Basic computer knowledge.
Must be able to add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure.
Califia Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Califia Farms is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.