Come and Grow with Dole!
We are hiring 1st and 2nd Shift Packers for our Production Team - We offer a great benefits package and opportunities to grow and hone your skills!
Who We Are
Dole Fresh Vegetables is leader in the food production industry and is known for the great care we take with customers and employees alike. We produce ready-to-eat salads and related products at our facility in Springfield, Ohio.
The Team Members We're Looking For
Packers play a key part in getting the finished products ready for distribution. They can work quickly and accurately and are skilled in attention to detail - this is what helps meet daily production goals.
As a Packer, you're taking the sorted and sanitized raw materials and working to help package the final products. It's really fast-paced and really important that you help maintain the pace of production by keeping up with your team mates that are getting product to you. These are some of the things you'd do during the course of the day:
Learn and perform all of the functions of the position assigned following all company rules and standards.
Remove bags or trays of salad from conveyor and place into boxes.
Check for foreign objects, accurate bag codes and expiration dates.
Conduct visual inspection of raw materials, identifying and reporting any quality or safety issues while working through the packing process, product spreading, and rework functions.
Perform other duties as assigned (e.g., stacking boxes of salad on skids, printing and applying labels, move from one assigned work area to another throughout the day as assigned).
What You'll Need to Start
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Experience in a food processing environment helpful but not required - we will train
A great work ethic
A team player attitude
What You'll Need to Do This Work
Good communication skills
Good time management
Willingness to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented food processing environment
Ability to interact well with co-workers
Ability to stand for duration of shift (10+ hours) on concrete floor
Ability to work in a wet and cool environment with an average temperature of 34 F
Ability to work in a noisy environment with moving machinery, (e.g., conveyors and forklifts)
Ability to work in the presence of chemicals (e.g., chlorine and concealed ammonia)
Ability to reach, bend, stoop and carry out repetitive hand movements
Ability to work independently, with limited supervision
Must be able to work on surfaces and floors that may be wet
Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs up to 3/4 of the workday and 10 lbs overhead as job demands
Must be able to maintain regular and acceptable attendance
Must have the ability to work shifts that include weekends and work overtime when needed
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
Springfield, Ohio, United States
14.53 - 14.93 USD
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.