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  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Function: Production
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  • Expiry Date: 23 September 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2159451_1629827143

Job Number: 2159451

Looking for 4 Assistant Cheesemakers!!!!

Assistant Cheesemakers

Petaluma, CA
Direct hire
day shift

Cheesemaking Assistants
Key responsibilities:
1. Assisting in daily creamery duties in a fast and efficient manner
2. Working in aging rooms turning cheese and ensuring aging conditions meet standards
set out by management
3. Reports problems with humidity and cheese imperfections to Supervisor
4. Working in compliance with California Department of Food and Agricultural and
Food and Drug Administration regulations
5. Following established Food Safety Program & HACCP policies and procedures.
6. Maintaining cleanliness of the facility and equipment
7. Working in a manner that ensures the safety of all employees
8. Communicating with team regarding daily wrap/wash goals
9. Completing daily goals and related documentation
10. Working with Supervisor to establish methods of efficiency.
Job Requirements:
Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Must be comfortable working in multi-task and deadline driven environment.
Understands and can articulate company policies.
Understands and can articulate safety policies, procedures and requirements for
equipment operation.
Communicate effectively and accurately, both verbally and in writing.
Perform simple mathematical calculations.
Takes direction and follows instructions accurately.
Works well with peers and supervisors in team process.
Maintains excellent attendance.
Physical Requirements:
Must be able routinely lift up to 50 lbs. and carry up to 6ft
Must work comfortably in variable temperature environments including a 41 degree
Must be able to perform repetitive tasks for up to 4 hours at a time
Must be able to stand and walk for up to 4 hours at time
Must be able to stoop and reach on a regular basis
Must be able to balance and operate a stepladder


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