BPC Technician I - Weekends in Underwood, IA at Jack Link's

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

F-Su 6a-630p

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks began with treasured family recipes passed from generation to generation, transforming a small North Woods business into one of the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturers in the world. Over the years, as consumer demand for convenient, high-quality snack foods increased, so has the company’s product offerings. Today Jack Link’s is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. The Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.

 

Responsible for executing, in a timely manner, the daily activities of the Production area. Carries out responsibilities in accordance with company policies and procedures.

Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Fluent computer skills (email, excel, word) required and will be trained to use manufacturing software. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

 Safety:

  • Perform all duties within OSHA and company safety standards.
  • Maintain a safe, clean and organized work area.
  • Immediately report all accidents and deficiencies to the lead/foreman/supervisor.
  • Ensure safety devices are installed and working properly.

 Duties:

  •  Issue finished goods.
  • Verifies dates and item numbers then enters them into the computer as finished goods
  • Tracks and reports cases produced daily
  • Gathers and distributes case count information to Supervisor/leads
  • Verify incoming deliveries and goods receipts
  • May require working on clip strip machines, taping machines, assembly line hoppers, shrink wrap machines, carton machines, pallet jacks, trash and recycling compactors
  • Other duties may include making pallets, stacking boxes onto pallets, preparing the pallet with cardboard wrapping, manually shrink wrapping, and pulling/pushing pallets with manual pallet jack
  • Ensure product is correctly labeled and identified for proper disposition
  • Prevent and minimize rework and/or inedible

 General:

  • Suggest improvements; continuously improve the quality of all support activities.
  • Adhere to all company personnel policies.
  • Return from breaks in a timely manner; notify lead/foreman/supervisor before leaving the department.
  • Must demonstrate the Jack Link’s Values: Be Real - Relationship Driven – Stewardship - Speed Matters - Self Discipline - Show Awesome Character.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen.
  • Regular attendance is essential.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Language Skills/ Mathematical Skills/ Reasoning Ability

Ability to read and understand simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. To be able to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. 

Physical Requirements:  Walking, bending, squatting, and reaching up to 90% of the time. Standing for up to 100% of the time, up to 12 hours per day and up to 6 days per week on concrete warehouse flooring. Hours will vary. Lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs. frequently and continuously. The odor and possible contact of beef jerky, spices, and sauces.

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