Post Holdings General Utility in Carrington, North Dakota

Dakota Grower’s started out as a grower-owned cooperative built by farmers in the early 1990s and today we are the third largest pasta manufacturer in North America. Our entrepreneurial spirit drives our innovative culture and passion to bring premium quality pasta to your table. At Dakota Growers, you will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic, challenging and inspiring environment in one of our state-of-the-art food manufacturing facilities.

Position Summary:

The Packaging General Utility plays a critical role as a part of our packaging department. Our Packaging General Utilities perform essential work assisting on the packaging line, which includes hand packaging, and supporting with sanitation services.

Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Assists in performing in-depth cleaning of assigned equipment.

  • Assists in operating semi-automatic case packaging systems, such as the twenty-inch line and tote line operations.

  • Assists Machine Operators with the loading of cartons and corrugate.

  • Performs hand casing of various sizes of retail and food service items.

  • Hauls trash and corrugate when needed. Makes corrugate bales as needed.

  • Maintains sanitation and other HACCP documentation.

  • Other duties, as assigned

Education And Experience Required:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays, and overtime

Preferred Education, Experience, And Skills:

  • Previous manufacturing experience

  • Previous experience in a food manufacturing environment strongly preferred

Physical Requirements: Qualified candidates must be able to perform the following physical job requirements, with or without reasonable accommodation:

  • Must be able to lift up-to 50 pounds

  • Must be able to kneel, sit or stoop for 3+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to reach above shoulders for 3+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to climb on and off a ladder for 3+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to feel and use fine motor skills for 3+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to lift up-to 34 pounds for 3+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to push and pull for 6+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to bend, crouch and walk for 6+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to work in a dusty environment for 6+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to balance and stand for 8+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to work in high heat/humidity for 8+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to grasp for 8+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to lift up-to 10 pounds for 8+ hours per shift

  • Must be able to express or exchange ideas by means of spoken or written word

  • Must be able to make fine distinctions by sound

  • Must be able to distinguish object or equipment visually

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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