Production Worker

Olam Americas, Inc.
Job Description
Olam International is a leading agri-business operating from seed to shelf in 70 countries, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 23,000 customers worldwide. Our team of 70,000 employees has built a leadership position in many businesses including cocoa, coffee, cashew, rice and cotton.
Olam, as a leader in Global Supply Chain Management of food ingredients is seeking a self-motivated individual for a critical position in our Bolingbrook, IL Cocoa Processing Facility and Warehouse.  The successful candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit, be highly organized, detail oriented and thrives in a culture of teamwork and collaboration.
Specific responsibilities include:
  • Stage material used for blending.
  • Verify and record type of material and lot numbers being used.
  • Safely lift, open and dump bags of ingredients into an automatic conveying system.
  • Housekeeping to maintain clean and orderly work area to be in compliance with GMP and Food Safety standards.
  • Complete paperwork for GMP and inventory control.
  • Communicate with process operator throughout the shift
  • Comply with all company Safety, GMP, Quality, policies and procedures
Duties and Skills:
  • Operate production equipment in a safe, productive and efficient manner at all times.
  • Assist in upgrading existing processes and procedures
  • Setup, adjust, troubleshoot and control equipment to manufacture product safely while meeting all quality standards.
  • Provides support to all functions including quality and warehouse on a daily basis.
  • Effective communicator, verbal and written, to all levels of the organization
    Position requirements:
  • High School diploma or GED, required.
  • Computer proficiency to learn other applications with basic instruction
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Able to lift 55lbs
  • Basic math skills
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