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2nd Shift Mixer I

companyLitehouse
locationDanville, VA, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Hourly Rates begin at $20.09. 2nd shift also has a differential of $1.50 hourly.

Litehouse Foods is looking to hire a strategic full-time Mixer. Would you like to work for a 100% employee-owned food manufacturing company with an outstanding reputation as both a community leader and a great place to work? If so, please read on!

This Mixer Position earns a competitive salary, based on experience. We also offer excellent benefits, including health, dental, vision, a 401(k) with matching, paid time off (PTO), and life insurance. If this sounds like the right opportunity in recruitment for you, consider applying today!

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF OUR MIXER

As a Mixer, you are crucial to producing quality, detailed and complex high-value recipes. You will handle the measuring, loading, and blending of our quality ingredients into the blending equipment, while using advanced batch automation systems to create the finished products.

Our mixers use data systems to maintain inventory accuracy and traceability-and use scanners to ensure the oldest ingredients are mixed first (FIFO). You'll perform physically demanding work that requires good hand-eye coordination, attention to detail, strength, and stamina. The Mixer must have the physical ability to lift and carry 55-pound bags independently throughout their shift.

You hold yourself accountable for adhering to strict allergen guidelines, maintaining cleanliness in the work area, and meeting quality requirements. You are self-motivated and work with minimal supervision. Safety, attention to detail, and accuracy are a high priority. Your knack for communicating effectively is essential to establishing relationships with internal and external stakeholders alike.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR OUR MIXER

  • High School Diploma/GED Strongly preferred
  • 0-3 years experience
  • Ability to use computer-based batch automation technology
  • Detail orientated, self-motivated, focused and autonomous
  • Frequently, repetitively lift up to 55 lbs. independently
  • Ability to pass a background check and pre-employment drug test

Are you passionate about quality products? Do you have a safety-first mindset? Are you tech savvy with a strong attention to detail? If so, you might just be perfect for this Mixer position!

ABOUT LITEHOUSE FOODS

The Hawkins family started selling their homemade dressings out of the family's restaurant in Hope, ID over 50 years ago. Today, we are the leading producer and marketer of refrigerated salad dressings, cheeses, dips, sauces, and freeze-dried herbs. Our vision is to improve life one community, one table, and one bite at a time. Our pillars of operation are people, customer service, quality, and growth.

We keep a strong commitment to our employees and the communities in which we operate. Our founders believed that all of the people who make Litehouse great deserve to benefit from its success. That is why they transferred 30% of the company's ownership to its employees in 2006 and 100% by 2014. Home-grown and home-sustained, we empower all members of our organization to spark the innovations and great new ideas that will propel us into the future. We work to provide our employee-owners opportunities to succeed.

READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

We understand your time is valuable, and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this job in manufacturing, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

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