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Operator Assistant

Company: Mom's Meals
Location: Grinnell
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary

A Machine Operator Assistant works with the Machine Operator on the production line by doing film changes, label changes, and other day to day responsibilities to support the production floor team.

Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to
  • Assist Machine Operator while on the production line
  • Help troubleshoot and assist the Machine Operator by safely cleaning out meal waste and keeping machine running under normal operation
  • Provide support for machine malfunctions
  • Help keep production lines running and fill in for machine operator breaks, lunches, and absences
  • Use all required safety equipment and consistently follow all food related sanitation and operating guidelines
  • Supporting necessary downtime and SOP documents
Required Skills & Experience
  • Read and process detailed written orders
  • Basic math and mechanical aptitude skills
  • Basic understanding of using hand tools
Preferred Skills & Experience
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing and/or food distribution industry

Physical Requirements
  • Regularly required to use hands to feel, grab, or operate objects, tools, and controls while reaching with hands and arms
  • Frequently required to stand, communicate, and listen
  • Occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel or crouch
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
  • Able to perform repetitive movements
  • Able to work in variable temperatures (cold/hot)
Company Overview

Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 20 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.


Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Mom's Meals, Cedar Rapids , Operator Assistant, Other , Grinnell, Iowa

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