Leprino Foods Company, the World’s Largest Manufacturer of Mozzarella Cheese, has an immediate opening for a General Labor Position at its Tracy facility. Leprino Foods – Tracy currently processes three million pounds of milk a day. We produce more than 400,000 lbs of cheese per day. We are a union plant and currently have over 300 employees. Leprino Foods is currently located in eight locations across the United States – three are in California.
The general labor position encompasses loading and unloading of products, inspection of all products, pre-scale operations, pack side equipment sanitation, and other assigned responsibilities or utility/sanitation duties. All aspects of the position will be performed in accordance to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs).
The Candidate must possess Basic English both verbal and written communication skills to fully comprehend company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and safety policies. This person must be able to communicate effectively with the supervisor on duty as well as fellow employees. The position requires physical effort. This includes standing for long periods of time and working under humid and/or cold conditions. Personal protective equipment is mandatory. All other duties and responsibilities as assigned. High School Diploma or GED preferred.
1) Must be able to lift up to 50Ibs.
2) Perform duties in a safe manner using Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
3) Maintain clean work area according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
4) Monitor cheese quality during packaging
5) Product sort visual and using a metal detection system
6) Record keeping
7) Hand palletize product
8) Operate Pallet Jacks: Manual and Motorized