2nd Shift - Production Rework - North Kansas City


Kansas City,MO


Your Opportunity A great job-and a great future-awaits you atSmithfield Foods/Kansas City Sausage. As the world's largest pork processor and hog producer, we're a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees worldwide. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us. Core Responsibilities Summary Description + Put together equipment, help with line set up, blow out plugs with airline hose + Weigh rework and record information on proper documentation. + Take empty used carts directly to cart wash for washing. + Maintain a steady flow of product into the stuffer to minimize down time. + Assist on the line when possible to help reduce down time. + Communicate with Processing Machine Operator and line personnel to reduce the amount of preventable rejected product. + Take apart equipment at the end of run for sanitation crew. + Wash equipment as needed for product changeovers. + Other typical processing duties. + Maintain a clean and organized work environment. + Follow our color code system in regard to food safety. + Turn in paper work at the end of the day to the correct person + Other duties as directed Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Applicants must be willing and able to: + Understand and follow oral and written instructions + Perform a task requiring continuous/repetitive movement, including grasping, pinching hands, flexing, and extending arms + Stand on concrete and/or platforms for up to a 12-hour shift + Work around animal blood and/or carcass parts + Work with a knife (if trained) + Work in cold areas (approximately 20-40 degrees) and/or warm areas (over 100 degrees) + Work in an environment that is wet and humid + Work while wearing a hard hat, hearing/eye protection, and steel-toed safety shoes + Work in a noisy environment using personal protective equipment (PPE) + Work with sanitation/cleaning chemicals + Work around strong smells/odors + Climb/move on ladders, steps, stairways, walkways and platforms + Bend, stoop, and twist repetitively over the course of an entire shift + Walk long distances + This work is physically demanding and can require the use of some or all body parts and muscle groups. Some positions may require repetitive overhead lifting up to 30 lbs, single lifting of heavy objects which can weigh up to 60 lbs, or lifting of objects using mechanical assistance. + Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned. EEO/AA Information Smithfield, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law. Careers and Benefits To learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit Refer this job to a friend

Connect With Us! Not ready to apply?for general consideration. ID2019-13381 Job LocationsUS-MO-Kansas City CategoryOperations TypeFull-Time FLSA StatusHourly Shift2nd Shift

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