1st Shift Production
Company: Swift Prepared Foods
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Covid Vaccine Required
Starting Pay $20.00 Per Hour - Full Time
- Paid Weekly
The schedule for this position is typically Mon - Fri. Weekend work
required as scheduled. During Fall Season, Saturdays are typically
Swift Prepared Foods (formerly Plumrose USA) is at the intersection
of heritage and innovation. JBS Pork is a leader in premium pork
products designed to provide customers with a superior eating
experience each and every time. - Our wide selection of brands
including Swift and Swift Premium are well recognized for their
value, freshness, and consistency. - We are proud of our history,
but not yet satisfied. Swift Prepared Foods is a consumer packaged
goods (CPG) company focusing on both private label and innovative
Nearly 150 years ago, Gustavus Swift founded Swift & Company, which
was strategically located in Chicago. He was a true pioneer whose
passion and innovative spirit transformed the meat industry,
including the introduction of the refrigerated railway car to more
effectively transport meat to customers and consumers across the
United States. This commitment to transformation mirrors that of
Swift Prepared Foods today - a prepared foods company on a journey
to realize the full potential of protein.
- Use assortment of knives, steel, and a hook to perform job
- Keep knife sharp: develop good knife sharpening skills. Ask for
assistance if needed.
- Operate heavy equipment.
- Bag and Box product.
- Must use proper personal protective equipment
- Expected to work hands on at high speed and times to lift over
- Must keep work areas clean and follow proper food safety
- Must adhere to JBS specifications in product to ensure quality
- May have to shave or wash animal meat before packing.
- Inspect meat or meat products and/or packaging.
- Stay aware of your surroundings and notify a supervisor if you
recognize a hazard. -
- Other duties as assigned.
Applicants should be willing or capable of performing the following
jobs in the plant:
- Work regularly in temperatures are near or below freezing
(Coolers, Loading Dock Freezer)
- Work in areas with unpleasant odors
- Work in damp or cold conditions (20-30
- Work in extreme heat (up to 104 degrees in the kill
- Work in areas that require you to lift, pull, or push 50
- Work with sharp knives or a cutting tool
- Willing and capable of working overtime when necessary (Heavy
Season- August- February
- Available to work Day and Nights
- Willing and capable of working Saturdays
- Working in a fast pace work environment, performing repetitive
hand motions and body movements. Physical demanding jobs may take 5
to 6 weeks for the body to fully adjust to the work conditions,
work environment, and job descriptions.
- Lifting/Pushing/Pulling - 10lbs - 50lbs
- JBS offers a full range of benefits including health care, life
insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.
- JBS is an equal opportunity employer.
- Our foundation & our strength is in our values
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