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General information

All posting locations: Granite City, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Department: 06 - 00 Manufacturing

Date Published: 13-Jan-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

Sanitation Operator-Part Time

Benefits & Compensation Overview:

Starting Pay Rate:  $21.01 per hour

Work Schedule:


Core Schedule:

1 day a week (Saturday or Sunday)

May be required to work additional days


Plant & Community Overview:

Plant Overview:

Bullet points you may want to include are:

  • The Kraft Heinz Company is the third-largest food and beverage company in North America and the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world- with eight $1 billion+ brands. A globally trusted producer of delicious foods- the Kraft Heinz Company provides high quality- great taste and nutrition for all eating occasions whether at home- in restaurants or on the go. The Company’s iconic brands include Kraft- Heinz- ABC- Capri Sun- Classico- Jell-O- Kool-Aid- Lunchables- Maxwell House- Ore-Ida- Oscar Mayer- Philadelphia- Planters- Plasmon- Quero- Weight Watchers Smart Ones and Velveeta. The Kraft Heinz Company is dedicated to the sustainable health of our people- our planet and our Company.

  • Our Granite City location produces Capri Sun & Koolaid Burst products

Community Overview:

Located in Granite City- Illinois- just 10 minutes away from downtown St. Louis!

Job Overview:

*Job Specifications

  • Understand the Seven Steps of Wet Sanitation and Apply These Principles in the Sanitation of the Capri Department
  • Follow Detailed Ways of Working and Perform All Activities Needed During Sanitation (e.g. Dry Cleaning- Rinse- Foaming) in an Effective and Efficient Manner to Ensure the Production of a Safe and Quality Product
  • Understand the Hazards of Sanitation and Perform Activities in a Safe Manner Through Use of Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO)- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)- and Other Means of Safety
  • Understand and Comply with all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) During Sanitation and All Other Activities Use- Assemble- and Disassemble Production Equipment During Sanitation Activities
  • Utilize Methods of Preventing Cross Contamination During Sanitation Activities (e.g. Tool Color Coding Program- White Mats- etc.)
  • Understand and Perform Drain Cleaning Procedures Understand and Perform Chemical Titrations/Concentration Checks to Ensure the Use of an Effective Concentration During Sanitation Understand and Perform all ATP Swabbing Activities- Including Documentation and Execution of Corrective Actions for Unacceptable Results  
  • Understand and Perform all Post Sanitation and Start-Up (Pre-Operation) Inspections- Including Documentation and Execution of Corrective Actions for Unacceptable Results
  • Understand Clean Equipment Swabbing Activities- Including Documentation and Execution of Corrective Actions for Unacceptable Results
  • Follow Good Documentation Practices and Properly Complete all Sanitation-Related Documentation
  • Work in a Team Environment and Can Cross-Train Individuals in Assigned Tasks as Needed
  • Perform Other Assigned Activities by the Team Leader- Sanitation Lead- Sanitation Supervisor- or Designee as Needed
  • Available for Assigned Shifts- Including Weekends- Extended Hours- and Holidays as Needed

* Qualifications:

  • Must be willing and able to demonstrate planning/organizational skills and behavior- which will contribute to the overall team effectiveness.
  • Understanding of the requirements and importance of documentation.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

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