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Equipment Operator - Palletizer

Company: Lamb Weston Holdings Inc
Location: Boardman
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

Title: Equipment Operator - Palletizer

Location: Boardman, OR

Country: United States of America

About Lamb Weston

Lamb Weston is a leading supplier of frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers around the world. For more than 60 years, we've produced innovative, inventive products that make life better for our customers and their customers.

Job Description Summary

The Boardman East facility is seeking a Palletizer Operator to work on our Line-2! The right candidate will be self-motivated, detailed, and safety minded. This job is critical to Lamb Weston because you are tending to machines that performs several different functions for the potato plant. The machines, hardware, and lines must run efficiently and correctly to ensure proper potato manufacturing- this position is a big part of this success!

You will receive instructions from the Frozen Sorter Lead, department supervisor(s), and will be expected to utilize their knowledge of the plant operating procedures.

The right candidate is willing to learn. No experience necessary.

Job Description

The palletizer is responsible to operate, monitor, and adjust the palletizing equipment in a manner consistent with production needs and quality standards. They will be required to complete regular checks for the proper feeding of cases through the palletizers for maximum efficiency. The Palletizer Operator will record packaging machinery efficiencies, downtime, and complete all reports accurately and correctly.

Basic & Preferred Qualifications

Job Qualifications:

* No previous experience required!
* Promote safe work practices and assures that safe work practices are followed in all work areas.
* Must be able to perform job functions independently with minimal supervision.
* Have good communication/computer/math skills.
* Assist in training of employees.
* Will be assigned work projects that need to be completed in a safe and timely manner.
* Will be required to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
* Applicant must be able to work any shift/day of the week including rotating.
* To work with loud noise, fumes, airborne particles , and in hot/humid or cold environment.
* Performing this job you must be able to stand, stairs, reach, push/pull and have stamina.
* Will need to give other employees breaks.
* Operate terminal keyboard for tickets that need to be printed.
* You will expected to do the troubleshooting of the equipment, as needed.
* Must be able to identify mechanical and electrical equipment problems and take action by notifying proper personnel.
* Operate equipment with minimal waste.

Industry-Competitive Benefits

Coupled with our compensation and bonus incentive programs, our benefits deliver rewards that are market competitive. Some of the most attractive elements of our benefit programs include:

* Health Insurance Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision


* Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care, and Health Reimbursement Accounts


* Well-being programs including companywide events and a wellness incentive program


* Paid Time Off


* Financial Wellness - Industry leading 401(k) plan with generous company contributions, Financial Planning Services, Employee Stock purchase program, and Health Savings Accounts, Life and Accident insurance


* Family-Friendly Employee events


* Employee Assistance Program services - mental health and other concierge type services



Benefits may vary based on location, job role/level, job status, and/or the terms of any applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Job Requisition ID: Req-222694

Time Type: Full time

Lamb Weston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law

Keywords: Lamb Weston Holdings Inc, Yakima , Equipment Operator - Palletizer, Other , Boardman, Washington

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