Mixer Operator

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Website Kent Nutrition Group

Kent Nutrition Group/Blue Seal, a member of the Kent Corporation family of companies has a great opportunity to join their team as a Mixer Operator in Sheldon, Iowa! This role will perform all scheduled feed mill mixing in a safe, proficient and efficient manner for optimum production that meets company specifications.  This is an hourly position that offers an excellent complete benefits package. Night Shift or Weekend Shifts available.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Maintain mixing system for all finished feeds
Calibration of the mixing system
Ensure all mixing is in accordance with formula card for quality assurance
Record and update logs of various feed formulations mixed daily
Make sure equipment is operating properly, cleaned and maintained to ensure proper and continual working condition if mill operation
Keep management informed of any errors or issues in the mixing process
Follow feed mill Standard Operating Procedures
Assist in any area of production as requested by the production superintendent, plant manager or supervisor
Learn and follow cGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practices) in Feed Mixer’s Guide

Qualifications: 

Knowledge of OSHA safety requirements.
Basic computer knowledge.
Good communication, verbal, written and math skills.
Work and cooperate with all fellow employees.
Thorough understanding of cGMP’s.
Knowledge of HACCP Feed & Food Safety Plan.
Knowledge of FSMA.
Ability to operate a forklift
Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures

Physical Demands:

Must be able to safely lift up to 75 lbs from floor to working height, as job requires.