Dryer Operator

Job Type:Regular
Working at Agropur means being a member of an extended family where simplicity and honesty are part of everyday life, and where the management style is based on integrity, openness and autonomy. You can join, as well, Agropur's extended family.
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Job Summary:
Dryer Operator operates and maintains dryer system. Operator does quality checks during production runs to stay with production run specifications
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily operations and cleaning of equipment associated with the dryer operation.

  • Complete all documentation in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Follow all GMP, SOP and HACCP programs.

  • Monitor processes, materials, or surroundings and reviewing information by telephone, in written form or in person.

  • Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing changes or deviations in circumstances and or/events.

  • Must perform all job duties in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Perform operator level maintenance as needed when needed.

  • Understanding of and compliance with all Quality Assurance policies, and immediate reporting of any potential food safety issues to management.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Technical Competencies:

  • Ability to pay strong attention to detail and multitask effectively.

  • Ability to read and understand SOP's.

  • Understand and troubleshoot product flow's

  • Computer Literate.

  • Able to properly document information legibly.

  • Understand and obey all Good Manufacturing Practice.

  • Position involves or may involve operation of a Critical Control Point as determined by the plant HACCP/Food Safety Plans


  • Previous food production is preferred.

Non-technical Competencies:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and multi-tasking skills.

  • Requires the ability to communicate and document work.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details.

Work Conditions:

  • Entire 12 hour shift spent on foot.

  • Be able to move, handle and manipulate objects using hands and arms.

  • Intermittently able to lift 60 pounds.

  • Able to move above about work stations in a manufacturing environment most of the shift.

  • Work in varying temperatures.

  • Handling Chemicals.

  • Noisy environment.

  • Be able to climbs stairs several times per day.

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