Date Posted
November 1, 2021
Type
Full Time
Location
BVS Willmar

Job Details

BVS has immediate openings for full-time Production Team Members. This position typically works 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday - Friday in our climate-controlled Willmar, Minnesota facility. Our production team assist with various areas within the plant while maintaining efficient production processes according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

Responsibilities:

  • Controls, operates, and/or maintains automated production machinery that blend, mix, process, fill and package product.
  • Operates equipment and material handling equipment as trained and qualified.
  • Performs sampling, data collection and process operation according to production, regulatory and feed safety requirement.
  • Follow operating procedures and customer specifications to produce quality products which are delivered to customers on time.
  • Ensures nonconforming raw materials, in-process and finished products are properly identified, segregated, and dispositioned according to procedure.
  • Clean, sanitize and sterilize equipment, apply general housekeeping practices, carry out reductive handling.
  • Performs work in compliance with standard operating procedures and rotates through various stations, where needed, to ensure production needs are met.
  • Perform and complete accurate and timely quality check sheets as defined on machine checklist and understand noncompliant product holds and make corrective actions as needed.
  • Perform to machine standard run rates, along increasing efficiency, and reducing shrink by playing an active role with the team members to meet company goals.
  • Maintains an organized, clean, and safe work environment.
  • Complies with safety policies, participates in the plants safety program and is proactive with safety concerns.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Requirements

Qualifications and Technical Skill Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Previous work experience in agriculture, production, or manufacturing preferred but not required
  • Able to understand and follow instructions and procedures
  • Proficient organizational skills
  • Self-motivator and self-starter
  • Strong critical thinking problem solving, judgment, and initiative
  • Effective reading, math and communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Reliable transportation

Production Worker Physical Abilities Required:

  • Walk and stand for extensive periods
  • Move with coordination and dexterity
  • Ability to lift 60 lb. repeatedly
  • The ability to work in a physically demanding warehouse environment
  • The ability to work with and around industrial hazards

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