Transports products from trim lines into dryers and from dryers
into hoppers via barrels and totes.
Job Function Statements Essential Functions:
Obtains empty barrels and positions same under the appropriate
Ensure barrels are filled properly to ensure maximum drying
efficiency per product specifications.
Operates dryer apparatus including but not limited to barrels,
dollies, hoists, dryers and hoppers.
Ensures proper product is dries correctly and added to correct
hopper per the production schedule.
Modifies machine settings as needed based on product
Follows checklists and processes to ensure proper start up of
Keep area clean as needed.
Employees may infrequently be assigned to perform other tasks on
a temporary basis." During the temporary assignment, the employee
must still maintain compliance with all plant policies but will not
be disciplined for productivity- throughput performance."
Responsible for actively supporting the other members of the
employee's work team including assisting with cross-training,
new-hire/buddy assignments, and process support during breaks, meal
periods, and other staff coverage as needed.
Must be able to continuously lift/push/pull barrels of product
with assistance from a hydraulic hoist for certain process
Physical requirements: must be able to stand for the duration of
the shift (8 hours or more), perform repetitive motions throughout
shift such as push/pull/lift, bending continuously throughout the
Must be able to work 6 consecutive days, overtime and weekends
Working conditions include a cold atmosphere (30-34 degrees) wet
surfaces and moderate to high noise levels.
Must be able to climb stairs or step up onto a platform several
times throughout the shift.
Must be able to count.
Must be able to follow oral instruction.
Must pass physical strength test that measures physical strength
ability and can follow all safety guidelines and procedures.
Other Desired Qualifications/Skills:
Receptive to training and have the ability to learn new
Must successfully complete required identified Dryer Operator