General Labor, Machine Operator and Forklift Drivers - Bolingbrook, IL

Smithfield Foods
771 W Crossroads Parkway
Romeoville, IL 60490
United States

Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $13 To $17.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description
General Labor position performs a variety of tasks supporting the production of the company’s products in a food manufacturing environment. This position follows standard work methods, Good Manufacturing Practices, and safety procedures to ensure production is as safe and efficient as possible.
Machine Operator is responsible for taking materials staged by the Pre-weigh personnel and adding them to the mixing blender to manufacture Saratoga’s finished blends. The Machine Operator must follow documented cleaning and mixing directions to blend the product to specification. The position requires the ability to calculate and reconcile raw materials on batch cards for blending formulas. Additionally, this position requires HACCP Monitored Training to ensure full compliance to our food safety programs.
Forklift Driver is responsible for the safe and efficient set up, inspection and operation of equipment/machinery utilized in the processing of pet food / treats products. Additionally, responsible for following standard operating procedures, including but not limited to, completing production related paperwork and meeting product specifications.
2nd shift - 2pm -10pm
3rd Shift - 10pm - 6am 
Job Requirements
High School or an equivalent combination of education preferred, a combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of High School or equivalent Diploma
Knowledge and experience in Food Industry is a plus but not necessary
Ability to use a calculator to perform basic math equations for precision measurements
Ability to work with others and as a team
Ability to work from written and/or verbal instructions
Ability to learn while training with an experienced Blender Operator
Ability to follow GMPs and other Food Safety and Quality requirements
Smithfield Foods
Michelle Cabanas
771 W Crossroads Parkway
Romeoville IL 60490
United States