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  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Function: Sanitation
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  • Expiration Date: 25 June 2023
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2177287_1685126548

Job Number: 2177287

Nelson Connects is currently hiring for a Sanitation II worker in Santa Rosa.

This position performs semi-routine tasks of moderate complexity requiring discretion and use of limited judgment and initiative; may be required to direct and/or assist in training of less skilled workers. Knowledge of food industry sanitation, wine analysis, wine filtration, and hazardous waste management; should have experience with winery sanitation practices and operating bottling equipment.

Pay for this position is $25.00 to $30.00 per hour depending on experience.

Primary Objectives:

To meet company expectations in relation to the following:

  • Standards of punctuality, attendance, and teamwork
  • General housekeeping practices
  • To complete cellar processing operations:
  • In accordance with workplace instruction(s)
  • In a safe and efficient manner
  • In such a way to maintain wine quality and integrity, while minimizing and preventing wine loss due to poor workplace practices

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Requires the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and written through work orders.
  • Responsible daily for the general housekeeping of the cellar.
  • Responsible for sanitation in all areas of bottling operations.
  • Operates and cares for filters, pumps, hoses, and other equipment.
  • May heat up tanks of bottle ready wines and make required additions.
  • Change and sanitize filters on all lines.
  • Complete advanced maintenance on microfiltration plant.
  • Make adjustments to equipment to comply with QC Standards.
  • Train operators on microfiltration functions and operator duties.
  • May start up and/or shut down all lines.
  • Coordinate tank and wine changes.
  • Initiates weekly plan to obtain sanitation goals according to corporate standards.
  • Involved in bottling set-up and format change over.
  • Other routine bottling duties, as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • Requires basic reading, writing, and math skills.
  • Required to work rotating shifts and overtime, as needed.
  • Ability to sit, stand, bend, and/or lift (up to 50 lbs) for long periods.
  • Ability to work indoors or outdoors in all seasons and temperatures.

Pay for this position is $25.00 to $30.00 per hour depending on experience.
Shift is 7:30am to 6:00pm.

Hiring is dependent on client's pre-employment screening which includes a 7-year background check.

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About Nelson Connects:

If you're looking for a new opportunity, the recruiting and staffing experts at Nelson Connects can help. We work with companies of all types and sizes across all industries. We help people like you find exciting roles with employers ranging from Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit organizations to local businesses, industry leaders, and the most agile start-ups. The candidates we work with appreciate our responsive approach, genuine relationships, and exceptional service. With a commitment to transparency, authenticity, and credibility, we look forward to our jobs every day, and we're excited to help you find the job you've been looking for.

Pay Transparency: Nelson Connects provides pay transparency by placing salary ranges in all job postings in accordance with state and local regulations. We are committed to communicating pay clearly throughout the employment process.

California Fair Chance Act and Beyond: Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with applicable regulations. We will consider qualified Applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and CA Fair Chance Act.

Temporary Associate Benefits Offered: Weekly benefits offered include Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, EAP, Life/AD and D, STD, Commuter FSA, + state mandated benefits.

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