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Job Locations US-CO-Greeley
Leprino Foods’ history dates back over 65 years, when Jim Leprino first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in the Little Italy neighborhood of Denver. We’ve grown a bit since then. Today, Leprino is the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by Jim and the Leprino family, our sights are set to be the “World’s Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company.” To help us achieve that daring vision, we’re looking for our secret ingredient: You. A motivated individual who is the best at what you do. Three people in a small corner grocery store in the early 1950s have now grown to over 4,300 employees throughout 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?   The Greeley Team is seeking a Skilled Operator / Team Member III to help us achieve our goals.   We Ask Of You To: - Be responsible for the safe operation of its associated equipment and/or processes, the quality of incoming raw materials, the quality of the outgoing products in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and safe work practices. - Be responsible for maintaining 5S standards, and participating in and implementing continuous improvement. - Communicate effectively in relaying information to team members, team leads, supervisors, and managers as applicable. - Have strong time management and organizational skills. - Meet food safety and quality requirements by following the Food Safety Plan, Quality Plan and company policies. We Offer You In Return: - The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. Leprino couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible workforce. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with Leprino is our goal. Through competitive wage, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, vacation, holiday, and sick time, matching 401(k), incentives, and our annual Profit Sharing plan – Leprino hires to retire. You Must Have (Minimum Qualifications): - 6 months of experience in machine operation and troubleshooting in a manufacturing environment - 18 years of age or older - Ability to speak, read and write the English language - Understanding of basic chemistry or biology, and basic lab equipment/testing through on the job experience, or through high school or college coursework - Basic math skills to be able to perform mathematical functions - Ability to complete required documentation, both in written and electronic form - Ability to enter and pull data from computer systems - Ability to access elevated work areas such as climbing ladders/stairs - Ability to understand and apply standard operating procedures - Ability to wear required personal protective equipment and comply with all applicable safety practices - Ability to lift moderate weights repeatedly throughout the shift. - Ability to stand/walk throughout the shift - Ability to work in hot, humid, and cold areas - Ability to work Overtime, Nights, Weekends, Holidays, and 12.5-hour shifts - Lifting Requirements: - 30 lbs Mid Chest Lift - 55 lbs Pallet to Head Lift - 44 lbs Chest to Head Lift - Stair Climbing - Ladder Climbing We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):  - 2 years of work experience in a manufacturing environment “The culture of Leprino Foods is built by a family of passionate employees who believe in what they do, who understand the value of teamwork and understand that no one person is greater than the other.” – Steve, Greeley, Colorado Plant Manager   Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing.  Additional information about this process can be obtained at www.psychemedics.com
Requisition ID
2020-5185
Job Locations US-CO-Greeley
Leprino Foods’ history dates back over 65 years, when Jim Leprino first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in the Little Italy neighborhood of Denver. We’ve grown a bit since then. Today, Leprino is the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by Jim and the Leprino family, our sights are set to be the “World’s Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company.” To help us achieve that daring vision, we’re looking for our secret ingredient: You. A motivated individual who is the best at what you do. Three people in a small corner grocery store in the early 1950s have now grown to over 4,300 employees throughout 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?   The Greeley Team is seeking a Team Member I to help us achieve our goals.   We Ask Of You To: - Inspect and pack cheese blocks - Be responsible for the safe operation of the associated equipment and/or processes - Follow and implement Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and safe work practices - Maintain cleanliness and sanitation of the work area - Communicate effectively to team members, team leads, supervisors, and managers, as applicable - Perform job responsibilities with the mindset of the company core values of Quality, Service, Competitive Price, and Ethics - Work effectively with others - Complete work shift as scheduled We Offer You In Return: - The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. Leprino couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible workforce. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with Leprino is our goal. Through competitive wage, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, vacation, holiday, and sick time, matching 401(k), incentives, and our annual Profit Sharing plan – Leprino hires to retire. You Must Have (Minimum Qualifications): - 18 years of age or older - Ability to speak, read and write the English language - Basic math skills to be able to perform mathematical functions - Ability to access elevated work areas such as climbing ladders/stairs - Ability to understand and apply standard operating procedures - Ability to wear required personal protective equipment and comply with all applicable safety practices - Ability to lift moderate weights repeatedly throughout the shift. - Ability to stand/walk throughout the shift - Ability to work in hot, humid, and cold areas - Ability to work Overtime, Weekends, Holidays, and 12.5 hour rotating shifts We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):  - Previous experience in a manufacturing environment   “The culture of Leprino Foods is built by a family of passionate employees who believe in what they do, who understand the value of teamwork and understand that no one person is greater than the other.” – Steve, Greeley, Colorado Plant Manager   Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing.  Additional information about this process can be obtained at www.psychemedics.com
Requisition ID
2020-5101
Job Locations US-CO-Greeley
Leprino Foods’ history dates back over 65 years, when Jim Leprino first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in the Little Italy neighborhood of Denver. We’ve grown a bit since then. Today, Leprino is the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by Jim and the Leprino family, our sights are set to be the “World’s Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company.” To help us achieve that daring vision, we’re looking for our secret ingredient: You. A motivated individual who is the best at what you do. Three people in a small corner grocery store in the early 1950s have now grown to over 4,300 employees throughout 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?   The Greeley Team is seeking a PLC (Programmable Logic Controls) Technician to help us achieve our goals. We Ask Of You To: - Troubleshoot and repair control issues - Perform preventative maintenance to optimize equipment reliability - Follow-up on completed control work and assisting maintenance as needed. - Train end-users and maintenance personnel on new controls designs. - Assist in commissioning new controls. - Update drawings as required, forwarding all equipment information to the planner/scheduler. - Implement and maintain 5S standards. - Be responsible for the safe operation of the associated equipment and/or processes - Follow and implement Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and safe work practices - Communicate effectively to team members, team leads, supervisors, and managers, as applicable - Perform job responsibilities with the mindset of the company core values of Quality, Service, Competitive Price, and Ethics - Work effectively with others - Complete work shift as scheduled We Offer You In Return: - The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. Leprino couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible workforce. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with Leprino is our goal. Through competitive wage, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, vacation, holiday, and sick time, matching 401(k), incentives, and our annual Profit Sharing plan – Leprino hires to retire. You Must Have (Minimum Qualifications): - Must be a minimum of 18 years old. - At least 2 years’ experience in a similar controls technician role - Associates or a 2-year degree in a maintenance related field or 2 years’ experience in industrial control system development and troubleshooting - Experience in schematic reading and PLC programming/troubleshooting - Must be able to speak, read, and write the English language. - Must be able to work night shifts, weekends, holidays, and required overtime to support a 24 hour/7-day operation. - Must be able to work 12.5 hour scheduled shifts. - Ability to repeatedly lift throughout the entire shift meeting minimal lift requirements. - Ability to access elevated work areas such as climbing ladders/stairs and work at extreme heights. - Ability to understand and apply standard operating procedures. - Ability to wear required personal protective equipment and comply with all applicable safety practices. - Ability to maintain a clean work area according to good manufacturing processes. - Ability to enter data into and pull data from computer systems, including proficient skills in email, internet, Microsoft Office and computerized maintenance management systems. - Good communication skills to communicate with co-workers and oncoming/outgoing shifts. - Ability to stand, kneel, sit, and walk for extended periods of time. - Ability to work in hot, humid, and cold areas and tight spaces. - Ability to use hand tools. - Working knowledge of various equipment and plant processes to understand, interpret and schedule work orders. - Knowledge of utility equipment and operations (boiler and refrigeration equipment). - Knowledge of government and industrial regulations (PSM, OSHA, and USDA). - Skills to perform basic and intermediate mathematical calculations. - Lifting Requirements: - 40 lbs from 24" to 66" - Daily Stair climbing     We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):  - Previous experience in a dairy/food manufacturing environment Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing.  Additional information about this process can be obtained at www.psychemedics.com
Requisition ID
2020-4966
Job Locations US-CO-Greeley
Leprino Foods’ history dates back over 65 years, when Jim Leprino first started making small batches of mozzarella for local markets and eateries in the Little Italy neighborhood of Denver. We’ve grown a bit since then. Today, Leprino is the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by Jim and the Leprino family, our sights are set to be the “World’s Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company.” To help us achieve that daring vision, we’re looking for our secret ingredient: You. A motivated individual who is the best at what you do. Three people in a small corner grocery store in the early 1950s have now grown to over 4,300 employees throughout 16 global locations. Will you join us on our journey?   The Operations Supervisor with coaching and guidance from plant leadership, the Operations Supervisor will gain in-depth knowledge of all production processes from start-up to shut-down, and is expected to be able to make solid decisions pertaining to product quality, safety, and efficiencies for their applicable department rotation.  As part of their development process, Operations Supervisors are also responsible for monitoring aspects of team performance throughout their rotation, including product testing, equipment operations, product inventories, and employee scheduling to meet production needs. The Operations Supervisor will assist in building an effective employee team by engaging, mentoring, and developing hourly team members when applicable.   We Ask You to: Technical Training & Onboarding - Develops and demonstrates knowledge of production processes which assures that production yields and efficiencies are met as defined by budgetary and corporate standards. - Demonstrates developed people leadership skills in the production department rotation by supporting and implementing programs in training, safety, communications, performance recognition, and internal employee development in order to ensure peak employee productivity. Operations Management - Supervises daily shift operations to ensure production standards and quality parameters are met where needed. - Achieves targeted production volumes for area of responsibility. - Determines equipment repair needs and initiates maintenance work orders to minimize production downtime. - Helps to monitor team operations and makes recommendations for labor and manufacturing efficiency, cost savings, and quality improvements.  - Executes to the department’s financial performance goals to assure that a quality product is provided at the least possible cost.   - Helps to implement plant safety programs to ensure compliance and a safe working environment.  - Assists in leading and executing the department’s quality systems to achieve quality goals.  Leadership - Plans and schedules daily staffing needs to maximize labor efficiency and ensure production needs are met, with guidance. - Leads and coaches team employees when applicable.   - Helps to build and foster strong working relationships, collaboration within the team and a positive work environment.  - Reinforces company and plant policies fairly and consistently.  - Ensures team employees have completed all required training.  - Responds to employee questions and concerns.   Offering You In Return: - The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. Leprino couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible workforce. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with Leprino is our ultimate goal. Through competitive salaries, paid parental leave, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, vacation, holiday, and sick time, matching 401(k), annual merit, incentives, and our annual Profit Sharing plan – Leprino hires to retire.   You Have (Mandatory Qualifications): - Minimum of two (2) years’ experience leading, mentoring, and/or delegating work to others , with 5+ years of experience in food manufacturing environment and/or additional education substituting experience where applicable. - Proficient computer knowledge, with familiarity or ability to learn SAP or other manufacturing computer systems   Preferred Qualifications: - College Degree in Food Science, Dairy Technology or related field - Dairy/Cheese Manufacturing Experience preferred - Previous supervisory experience in manufacturing environment   A career with Leprino Foods means you’ll be part of a worldwide group of individuals dedicated to producing high-quality products that help feed and nourish families around the world. Your contributions will be noticed and rewarded as you work to further our company, our customers, and one another.   Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing.  Additional information about this process can be obtained at www.psychemedics.com
Requisition ID
2019-4857