• SS SANITIZER (3rd Shift)

    Job Locations US-KY-Horse Cave
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/19/2018 12:55 PM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Plant Sanitation
  • Overview

    You know our products, you have probably purchased many!! Join the company leading the way in consumer packaged goods…T. Marzetti Company!!


    When you join the T. Marzetti Company, you’re joining a trustworthy and proud organization that recognizes people are our greatest asset.  In our plants, you’ll have an opportunity to work for an industry leader in consumer packaged goods.


    With our company, you get work life balance, inviting and fun culture, attractive and competitive compensation and benefits package, career opportunities, and more. NOW is the time to join The Better Food Company!!


    T. Marzetti Company, is looking for someone to assists in operation of packaging equipment, inspects product, fills feed trays, assembles boxes, packs product into cases, stacks filled cases on pallets for shipping, and performs other duties as needed to ensure continuous operation of a product filling/packaging line at its Horse Cave Plant. This position may be rotated on all lines within department.



    • Maintains highest standard of Safety for all functions on an ongoing basis and ensures compliance for self and others to OSHA standards.
    • Performs daily inspection of all PPE required including but not limited to SLIP-RESISTANT/STEEL-TOED SHOES, safety glasses, gloves, shields & and aprons to ensure good overall condition of items that provide optimal personal safety & protection while working in the facility.
    • Successfully acquires and maintains Lock Out-Tag Out Certification for machine and safely performs all functions in accordance to OHSA and company requirements and standards.
    • Performs proper housekeeping and uses appropriate personal protective equipment for tasks.
    • Performs daily inspection of equipment and supplies with proper documentation.


    • Maintains company standards for cleanliness, food and equipment safety and efficient productivity.
    • Performs all required inspections of products and packaging per specification with proper documentation and ensures compliance with company quality standards. Including but not limited to: no packets in registration and within weight control; inspects filled containers, labels & packaging
    • Ensures compliance to quality, food safety and HAACP support programs; assures conformity to all company, customer and government standards.


    • Effectively communicates verbally and written with Team Members and Management
    • Works respectfully with all team members to ensure the Safety, Quality, production and support of our products and goals on a daily basis.
    • Actively participates in department/shift/team meetings and is involved with suggestions of improvement/resolutions


    • Correctly washes and sanitizes all processing equipment, pumps, blenders and transfer lines or production machine blocks, hoppers, feed tubes and hoses.
    • Breaks down, cleans and sanitizes all filling equipment including but not limited to hoppers, feed tubes, vibrator feeders, drop tubes, filler hoppers, augers.
    • Cleans entire processing work station including tables, conveyor chains, floors, walls, air filter hoses and dust collectors, drop cards, air and electric drops, check weighers, scales and wall mounted items such as fire extinguishers, sinks, soap and paper towel dispensers.
    • Empties and cleans all trash receptacles in production and warehouse areas.
    • Washes plastic curtains in processing rooms and production areas.
    • Bales residual corrugated and stacks pallet and barrels from previous shifts.
    • Follows master sanitation schedule as instructed by supervisor.
    • Cleans all restroom facilities.
    • Washes all floors by using floor scrubbers, vacuums, air hoses and mops.
    • Cleans up debris and refuse from exterior of plant.
    • Adheres to company policies, procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices, Code of Safe Practices, Standard Operating Procedures and Lockout/Tagout Procedures.
    • Ensures compliance to quality, food safety and HAACP support programs; assures conformity to all company, customer and government standards.
    • Works in a safe and accident-free manner and follows all safety procedures while maintaining a quality-oriented attitude in the workplace.
    • Performs other duties/responsibilities as assigned by Management.




    • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment requiring repetitive work preferred        
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively – verbally & written – and work well with Team Members and Management.                                                                                          
    • Basic mechanical aptitude and good math skills are helpful.                                    
    • Ability to read & interpret written & verbal direction while working in a safe, effective & productive manner within a fast paced environment.                                                                   

    Working Conditions/Environment

    Works in a manufacturing environment where the employee is regularly required to speak, read and comprehend, sit, stand, walk, reach, lift, grasp, climb and bend while working in a fast-paced production environment. Must be able to push/pull 150 pounds short distances. Lifting of up to 75 pounds repetitively. Standing required for up to 12 hours shifts with regular breaks. May be required to work overtime and/or weekends as needed. The employee is regularly exposed to heat, fumes, odors, dust, oil, slippery floors, moving parts/equipment and non-toxic industrial waste and scrap. The noise level in the plant is loud.


    SLIP-RESISTANT/Steel-toed SHOES, Earplugs, safety glasses, hairnets, beard nets (if facial hair exists) are required to be worn/used in accordance with company GMP and Safety standards. Condition of these items must be inspected by employee daily and be replaced when no longer providing the optimal protection of the employee.    





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