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Production lead, Smoke and Bake Cook Pack in Huntsville, AR at Butterball

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

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Job Description

OBJECTIVE:             To outline the steps required to be a Lead/Trainer.

RESPONSIBILITY:              The responsibility for performing these activities is that of the Lead/Trainer.

RESOURCES:           PPE    Glove liners     Rubber/Latex gloves

                                    Product specifications

                                    Any materials needed for the specific jobs the Lead will perform


         Set up:

  1. Set up equipment at beginning of shift

  2. Turn on equipment, ensure in good working condition


  3. Make sure all employees are at their assigned positions for the days production

  4. Repair inoperative equipment, as needed

  5. Respond to USDA and QA issues

  6. Train personnel as needed

  7. Monitor production, ensure process is running as smooth as possible

  8. Monitor product, ensure it meets pertinent specifications. Know how to fill out all department paper work.

  9. Oversee orders

  10. Monitor product that comes in contact with the floor

  11. Monitor ergonomic issues

  12. Monitor safety issues

  13. Monitor HACCP issues and gain HACCP certification.

  14. Assist employees as needed

  15. Give breaks as needed

  16. Must be able to load bags in the white totes and load the auto bagger(100 – 125lbs)

    Shut down:

  17. Shut off equipment

  18. Clean up tools used during production

  19. Store tools in correct places

RELATED Documents:

All smoke and bake paperwork

Production hold tag- issued and controlled by Q.A.

                                              Pallet Tally- computer generated

ERGONOMIC CONCERNS:  Power and pinch grasping, bending and lifting and reaching. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  Must be able to stand 2 – 3 hours between breaks and lift up to 60 pounds above head and must be able to perform all jobs in the department.  

TRAINING POINTS:  Micro breaks, MSD sign and symptom recognition training and proper lifting techniques.

NOTE: Good attendance is critical; position is expected to compete for future leadership positions within Butterball. Possible stepping stone into Leadership Apprentice Program.

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