- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- RIVERDALE, CA
Foster Farms has been a family-owned and operated company for four generations. Since our founding days back in 1939, we have always been committed to providing consumers with the highest-quality, best-tasting poultry products available. The hope is that our commitment to excellence, honesty, quality, service, and our people will shine through in everything we do.
We are always looking for talented individuals to join the Foster Farms team. We offer the experience of a large organization, but operate like a family business. More than half of our job openings are filled by internal promotion, and we encourage employees to gain a variety of experiences across different functional groups.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Safely operate front-end loader, two axle tractor, and shuttle trailers to transport raw material to the plant in a safe efficient manner. Safely operate two axle tractor with trailer 40 foot trailer
Maintain vehicles including daily inspections, service, clean-up, and reporting mechanical problems on Vehicle Inspection Reports.
Operate forklift in a safe efficient manner for moving supplies.
Bag filling and sealing, including changes to production codes This includes making sure we have correct bags for product, correct product codes, check weights on bags, and sampling as directed.
Batching, weigh out ingredients, opening bags, ensure formulation correct
Weighmaster duties as needed
Perform general clean-up around the plant.
Additional duties as assigned
Must be a self-starter who does not need close supervision
Must have the ability to operate a forklift.
Having strong numerical/mechanical aptitude
Must be able to work varying shifts, weekends and holidays as needed
Must be willing to rotate into various departments with varying job duties as needed
Ability to read, write, understand and verbally communicate in English
Complete assigned reports clearly and legibly
Ability to lift 80-100 lbs.
Ability to climb ladders and work at heights above 106 feet and confined spaces
Able to work rotating shifts, weekends and overtime as needed
Good organizational and problem solve skills
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities, Females, Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new employees.