Company Name: Michigan Dairy
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Responsible for effectively performing a variety of positions throughout the facility in a safe, effective, and accurate manner while following procedures and processes, and maintaining and improving the performance of the entire plant in the areas of Safety, Quality, Reliability (SQR) and our Customer 1st strategy. Provide leadership that embodies our 7 Kroger Manufacturing High Performance Work System principles. Demonstrate the companys core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.
Essential Job Functions
Accountable to the Kroger Manufacturing Food Safety and Quality PrinciplesFollow established programs, policies and practices to produce safe quality foods that meet regulatory and company requirements
Must be able to work around ingredients and/or finished products known to contain food allergens
Empty and dispose of outdated product in accordance with established guidelines
Safely operate cardboard baler, bottle bagger/de-bagger and other equipment
Assist in hand-packing and hand-stacking product/cases onto pallets
Assist machine operators in gathering production supplies, packaging materials and loading equipment, including dumping boxes and lifting stacks of cardboard
Complete routine paperwork and data entry
Ensure all chemicals, buckets and pumps are properly tagged according to safety requirements
Clean machinery, facility structures such as racking, windows, walls and exterior of plant
Operate all clean in place (CIP) and clean out of place (COP) systems as necessary
Clean all equipment properly and timely to ensure safe quality products
Minimum Position Qualifications
High School Diploma or GEDMust be at least 18 years of age
Self-motivated and self-directedAbility to meet deadlines with limited supervision
Effective oral/written communication skills
Strong planning and organizational skills
Flexible to work any shift as needed
Desired Previous Experience/Education
3+ years manufacturing experience
Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time
Shift(s): Day; Evening; Overnight
Jobs at Kroger Manufacturing: Through quality products, strong individual commitments and team spirit, Kroger has been established as a leader in the manufacturing industry.
Kroger Manufacturing provides career development programs aligned with aspirations in Engineering, Process Management, Information Systems, Quality Assurance, Operations Management, Human Resources, Finance and Procurement. Our work force programs provide technically challenging rotations with cross-functional teams, plants and locations to allow our Associates to learn from some of the brightest minds in the business. Experience and training combined with mentoring and guidance from plant sponsors prepare our Associates with the skills and leadership behaviors needed to achieve a successful career at Kroger.
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.
At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.
Posting Notes: MI || Livonia || 29601 Industrial Road || 48150 || Michigan Dairy || None || Manufacturing; Operations || Employee || Non-Exempt || Full-Time || None