Production Associate in Carthage, MO at Butterball

Date Posted: 7/18/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description



$200 weekly bonus for attendance!

Position wages starting at $13.50 per hour and increases at 60 and 180 days!

Benefits available after 60 days

The production associate is responsible for performing a variety of production focused tasks on a rotated basis to support the daily production. he production associate is responsible for performing a variety of production focused tasks on a rotated basis to support the daily production.

Essential Duties, Functions and responsibilities:

  • Process product using tools and equipment provided
  • Follows all work safety policies and guidelines
  • Observes equipment operation, notifying appropriate personnel of any malfunctions and/or safety issues/concerns
  • Adheres to all USDA and GMP (Good Manufacturing Processes) product standards and guidelines
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area
  • Will be required to rotate to various functions within the processing department
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Accountable to maintain punctual and regular attendance for scheduled work hours
  • Will be required to assist in clean up at break times and end of shift including dumping trash and operating compactor hours.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Must be willing and able to perform physical requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age and legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must pass a background check, drug screen
  • Must be able to read and write
  • Must be able to read a scale
  • Ability to multitask and visualize product issues such as air in product and air voids
  • Ability to meet time standards for each line (ex. 4 pieces of product per min)
  • Properly place product in net (if applicable) correctly
  • Properly scale product to correct weight according to specs
  • Ability to place product in pockets correctly                         

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing (8 hours a day or more)
  • Lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling (up to and including 50 lbs. or more)
  • Reaching overhead (up to and including 25 lbs.)
  • Climbing and adjusting stationary stands
  • Working with hand held cutting tools
  • Gripping, grasping and twisting using hands and wrists
  • Bending and stooping for long periods of time

Working Conditions/Department Description:

  • Work in damp and cold environment  
  • Work with loud and noisy machinery
  • Work in dusty environment when using spice
  • Work with raw meat
  • Work in congested areas

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