Sanitation Technician

$15.00 hourly
  • Schlotterbeck & Foss
  • Westbrook, ME, USA
  • Mar 04, 2019
Full time Facilities General Labor Manufacturing

Job Description

Description

Schlotterbeck & Foss, a leading specialty food manufacturer located in Westbrook, is currently seeking a full time (40+ hours a week) Sanitation Technician to join our team. This position begins at 5 p.m. and runs until finished (between midnight and 2:00 a.m.)

Job Duties:

Based on demands of the manufacturing schedule, responsibilities include:

  • Using chemicals to clean and sanitize food processing equipment and manufacturing work areas.
  • Preparing for various food processing standards of cleanliness, including occasionally working a weekend day to re-certify kosher status on weekends
  • Disassembling and cleaning food-processing equipment.
  • Keeping chemical-storage area tidy and performing routine cleanup of building and grounds.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 2 years' directly related sanitation experience in manufacturing facility is preferred.
  • Frequent physical activity- requires walking, climbing, bending, standing, pushing, pulling, lifting and stooping.
  • Frequent lifting of 60 lbs.
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Must have sufficient mechanical skills to disassemble and reassemble production equipment.
  • Must be capable of operating a power pallet jack.
  • Must be a team player with a positive attitude.

Benefits:

Full benefit package (medical, dental, vision) offered with 16 days of accrued paid time off in the first year of employment. Benefits also include a 401(k) plan with employer match, employer-paid basic life and AD&D, and discount on S&F products! Starting wage is $15.00/hour plus $1.00 shift differential.

Schlotterbeck & Foss is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religious affiliation, age, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, or any other category protected by law.