Sanitation Laborer- Boardman West

Posted: 6/1/2017
Location: Boardman, Oregon
Category: Operations
Req Number: LW00000455


About Us

Started in 1950 on a small farm in the Northwest region of the U.S., Lamb Weston has grown to be one of the world’s largest frozen potato companies, happily delivering the delicious goodness of fries to more than 100 countries.  Lamb Weston has created inventive products and processes that are standards in the industry.  When we look at a potato, we see possibilities. 

Our people are a valuable and integral part of our business and play a vital role in our success as an organization. At Lamb Weston we offer the financial stability and career potential of a true industry leader. 

Lamb Weston will offer you the opportunity to put your education and skills to work as part of a great team, contributing to the achievement of the organization’s goals and objectives.  You will be challenged to take responsibility, drive results, show creativity, and display initiative - and you will be rewarded for your contributions and impact.

Let’s explore the possibilities together.

The Role

Using established cleaning procedures, chemicals, tools and techniques, maintains sanitary conditions in the Processing Plant ensuring bacteria and housekeeping are at acceptable levels.

Key Accountabilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):

Maintains safe work practices at all times and participates in safety programs.

 

Performs cleaning with the use of high pressure hoses (air and hot water), tools such as scratch pads, brushes, sponges, squeegees, paper towels, shovels, brooms, buckets, wheel barrows, carts, ladders, garbage cans, pallet jacks, flashlights, telephones and cleaning agents.  

 

Operates all machinery safely in the assigned cleaning area using lock-outs when necessary.  

 

Removes static product, foreign material, and product buildup from equipment or areas which the supervisor assigned by hand scrubbing, chemical foaming, shoveling, scraping, rinsing and sweeping.

 

Properly mixes and used potentially hazardous chemicals to clean and sanitize.

 

Operates pallet jacks for rock and product tote removal in receiving.

 

Paints machinery, walls, etc. as directed.

 

Must be able to meet or exceed all prerequisite and performance standards of the Sanitation Laborer position and work any and all areas of the plant.

 

 

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  This includes regular activities which are not listed under Essential Duties And Responsibilities.  Additional duties may be assigned by the supervisor.

 

Gives breaks to General Laborers and Process Utilities.  Must be able to perform the job functions of these positions.

Skills & Experience

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume for the proper mixing of chemicals.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write out reports and forms.  Ability to effectively present (speak) and listen to information in one‑on‑one and in small group situations with other employees of the organization.

 

REASONING ABILITY:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions like chemical usages.  Ability to deal with problems involving safety and sanitary issues etc...

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand.  The employee frequently is required to walk and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, as well as talk and hear.  The employee must be able to work any or all areas of the plant.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Other

Lamb Weston is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to slippery, wet and/or humid conditions and toxic or hazardous chemicals.  The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and tight confined spaces.  The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts, in high places, and is exposed to extreme heat and cold.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

QUALIFICATION PERIOD:

Not to exceed 45 shifts worked.

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