Cheese Sanitation Operator-3rd Shift ($22.06/hr)

  • Leprino Foods
  • Allendale, Allendale Charter Twp, MI, USA
  • Oct 12, 2019
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Job Description

Leprino Foods

Leprino Foods Company supports a drug-free workplace and is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disability/Veteran


Requisition ID 2019-4824
# of Openings 1
Category Portal Searching Production Operations


This position is responsible for sanitation of equipment/building, aiding in the shutdown of equipment, the cleaning of department conveyors, and general cleaning of areas and utensils/containers in the Cheese Production Department.


  • Responsible for pre-cleaning and CIP-ing of the department conveyors, extruders, dry mixers, brine discharge belting and Cooper cutter, including frame work and surrounding area.
  • Ensure all shutdown cheese is handled in a sanitary manner and properly designated for further processing.
  • Comply with all good housekeeping and Good Manufacturing Procedures.
  • Communicate effectively with co-workers, Maintenance and department management.
  • Follow all required safety practices and procedures.


Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
  • Must be able to perform basic mathematical functions
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to determine the root cause to issues that arise, using skills of investigation, organizing thoughts and conclusions, and presenting these solutions to others
  • Ability to deal with and understand different cultures
  • Must be willing to support a 24/7 operation by being available to work weekends and holidays
  • The position requires standing, walking, climbing up steps and working at time in wet environment
  • Must be able to lift 30 lbs. from floor to shoulder height daily (0" - 58")
  • Must be able to climb stairs hourly

Conditional offer of employment is extended and communicated to candidate contingent on favorable results of Criminal Background Check, Hair Follicle Drug Screen, Pre- Employment Essential Job Functions & Physical Abilities Test

Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing. Additional information about this process can be obtained @

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