Dryer Assistant Operator

Manufacturing/Operations Georgia, Vermont


Descripción

Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

Perrigo Nutritionals, located in Georgia, VT is looking to add a Dryer Assistant Operator at our Georgia, VT facility.  The shift for this position is 6:00pm – 6:15am requiring shift, weekend, and holiday work (when applicable).

Job Summary

The Dryer Assistant Operator performs the proper sanitizing and cleaning of processing and production equipment to maintain a sanitary work environment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • Responsible for environmental cleaning and sanitation of the process equipment and Manufacturing area on a daily basis.
  • Completes daily, weekly and monthly cleaning checklists.
  • Assists Operators with labor duties related to CIP’s, normal dry cleans, wet washes, assembly/disassembly of equipment, silo switches, start ups & shut downs.
  • Accurately and completely processes and handles animal feed and rework while complying with established Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.
  • Operate a vacuum sealing machine.
  • Prepare and document all cleaning solutions and prep cleaning equipment for use by manually lifting and moving equipment and/or chemicals.
  • Verifies the concentrations and effectiveness of sanitation solutions.
  • Trained on chemical handling and use.
  • Has willingness and ability to be cross-trained on different pieces of machinery in production.
  • Operate and navigate computer and various applications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements 
  • A High School diploma or equivalent (GED). 
  • Ability to read, write, communicate, and comprehend written instructions.
  • Must be able to follow detailed written instructions.
Physical Requirements
  • Bending, stooping and lifting up to 55 pounds on a regular basis is required.
  • Standing and walking for 10+ hours of shift.
  • Incumbent will be exposed to noise, extreme warm temperatures, chemicals, and industrial equipment and supplies.
  • Candidate must be able to wear all required and necessary safety equipment and garments.
  • Work from ladders, scaffolding and staging is required.

Perrigo Perks

Perrigo has a comprehensive benefits package. Including:

  • Health, Vision, and Dental at reduced rates
  • Quarterly and Annual Bonus
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401 (K) with Employer Matching
  • Starting three (3) weeks of vacation
  • Tuition & Gym Reimbursement
  • Uniforms and shoes provided 
  • And More!

*This position is eligible for an internal employee referral bonus.