Louisa Food Products, Inc. Production Assistants - 1st Shift - St. Louis, MO in St. Louis, Missouri
Production Assistants - 1st Shift - St. Louis, MO
Production Assistants - 1st Shift
23-Aug-2018 to 22-Oct-2018 (CST)
St. Louis, MO, USA
Bonus programs, 401(k), Profit Sharing, Health, HSA, Dental, Vision, Paid Holidays, Vacation Days, Personal Days, Short Term Disability, Life Insurance, and Discounts on Louisa's Pasta Products.
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Louisa Foods is looking for 1st Shift Production Assistants
Louisa Food Products, Inc. is looking for 1st Shift Production Assistants to work for its family-owned St. Louis based manufacturing facility. We are looking for highly organized, self-starters with a desire to learn about the pasta manufacturing industry.
Duties will vary based on the type of pasta scheduled to produce. Some may include, but will not be limited to:
It is very important for this position to always be aware of teamwork skills and must work well with other people to make sure the manufacturing assembly line operates at a fast, continuous flow.
Must use teamwork skills to follow directions of machine operators, lead people, and/or supervisors.
Add ingredients to pasta machinery for processing.
Operates simple equipment like cheese graters, vegetable cutters, and mixers.
Fill plastic bags with cheese and other processed food for production line.
Follow Good Manufacturing Practices on a continuous basis.
Proper clothing must be worn.
Quality awareness and judgment factor must be used in all tasks.
Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time.
Production assistant may also assist machine operators, where lifting up to fifty (50) pounds may be required.
In one operation, this position could possibly be required to lift forty-five (45) pounds, up to twenty-five (25) times per hour, or fifty (50) pounds, up to ten (10) times per hour.
In another operation, this position would be required to lift forty (40) pounds, up to thirty-five (35) times per hour.
Significant visual acuity required for inspecting raw materials and finished goods.
Constant exposure to variable temperatures including very hot temperatures in the kitchen area and very cold temperatures in the freezer area.
Floors are wet and slippery, proper footwear must be worn.
The plant is very noisy, company provided safety hearing plugs must be worn at all times.
Must be able to successfully pass a fitness for duty test.
Hours: 6:00am to 3:00pm Monday through Friday, ocassional Saturdays
Starting wage:$12.50 per hour
Top of the rate (normally at 1 year):$14.50 per hour (plus eligible for semi-annual bonuses).
Reports to: 1st Shift Supervisor
Louisa Offers Great Benefits:
Short Term Disability
401(k) and Profit Sharing
Paid Personal Days
Discounted Louisa Frozen Pasta Products