Production Worker

Stuarts Draft, VA

Type: Contract

Category: Industrial & Manufacturing

Compensation Range: 11.95 Per Hour

Job ID: 148749

Date Posted: 02/14/2020

System One is recruiting for a local candy manufacturing company.  Previous  experience working in a production manufacturing facility a plus.   

The ideal candidates will perform the following job duties:

  • Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards.
  • Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected, and notify operators of any malfunctions.
  • Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances
  • Lift raw materials, finished products, and packed items, manually or using hoists.
  • Count finished products to determine if product orders are complete.
  • Record information such as the number of products tested, meter readings, and dates and times of product production.
  • Record packaging and order information on specified forms and records
  • Measure, weigh, and count products and materials.
  • Examine and inspect containers, materials, and products to ensure that packing specifications are met.
  • Clean work areas and equipment.

These are the typical physical capacity requirements for the entry level jobs.

  • Must be able to walk/stand on concrete for 8 hours.
  • Must be able to squat/crawl occasionally.
  • May need to climb ladders.
  • Must be able to pick up 50 lbs. occasionally.
  • Must be able to pick up 25 lbs. frequently.
  • Must be able to use hands/wrist repetitively for packing.
  • Must be able to grip/hold hand equipment.
  • Must be able to repetitively reach at waist level.
  • May need to frequently raise arms above shoulder level.
  • Occasional twisting involved in certain tasks.
  • Must have visual acuity, with correction if needed.
  • Must be able to tolerate watching conveyor belts that are moving quickly.
  • Able to be around machinery.
  • Marked changes in temperature and humidity
  • Must be able to tolerate exposure to tree nuts, ground nuts (peanuts), chocolate, wheat, whey, soy, coconut, and milk dust, and various cleaning solutions.

1st shift 7AM - 3:30 PM
2nd shift 3PM - 11:30 PM
3rd shift 11PM - 7:30 AM

Most employees will work a 2nd or 3rd shift

Must be available to work overtime