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Hanger 2nd Shift

Company: Smithfield Foods
Location: Lincoln
Posted on: July 1, 2024

Job Description:

If you are currently employed at Smithfield, please log into Workday and submit your application through the Jobs Hub. A great job-and a great future-awaits you at Smithfield Foods. We're an $18 billion U.S. food company with nearly 60,000 employees worldwide. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us. Join our family today. Apply Now!Your OpportunityOur team members receive industry-leading wages and are eligible for great benefits packages:
Hourly Competitive Starting Pay - $22.90/hour
$1.00/hour shift differential for 2nd shift positions
Comprehensive Health Insurance, Retirement Benefits and More.
Education benefit available to full- and part time Smithfield team members on their first day of employment. In addition, we offer opportunities for career growth and professional development GENERAL RESPONSIBILITYPerform taking stuffed hams from conveyors and hanging onto trees for processing.NATURE AND SCOPE OF POSITIONThis is an hourly paid position, generally involving the hanging of trees in accordance with established standards and in accordance with safety programs. Pushing the trees from one hang station to the next. Authority of incumbents is limited to proper hanging, as directed by production management, and includes authority (and responsibility) to ensure safe operation, full compliance with GMP's and a quality product meeting all company standards.
Moderate to close supervision provided.PRINCIPAL DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Arrives at work on or before scheduled start time daily to check area for proper housekeeping, equipment safeties and safeguards, proper tools and other equipment/supplies. Communicates/coordinates with other employees to ensure uninterrupted flow of product. Maintains yield by executing job tasks with minimal amount of waste. Wears uniform and personal protective equipment as required and/or provided by the company (e.g., hearing protection, gloves, hair/beard restraint, hard hat, safety glasses, etc. Qualify as a tree pusher through classroom training as well as on the job training. Operate Cozzini lift by following the appropriate procedure to ensure employee safety. Ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, reach, bend, pull or carry objects up to 40 pounds and push trees up to 2200 pounds on a regular basis by use of a rail system. Hang hams onto tree with proper orientation and clipped properly. Must be able to continuously lift product weighing up to 40 pounds. Use a stripper knife to open netting if hams not clipped properly. Throw all cut netting into waste baskets to ensure a clean workstation.
Associate will be continuously exposed to temperatures ranging from 20 to 40 Fahrenheit degrees. Keeps equipment and area clean during production run; is alert to slip - trip - fall hazards in area, takes any required action to eliminate/minimize the potential for accidents. Follow Safety, Food Safety and USDA programs, policies and procedures. Follow instructions from Line Lead and all members of Management. Maintain proper hygiene. Correctly wear all required PPE. Ability to coordinate both arms while using a job specific designed knife to cut open netting and remove product. Communicates regularly with supervision regarding problems and suggestions, reports unsafe conditions immediately. Assists in other phases of production as directed by supervision. QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge/Skills: Qualify and complete tree pusher training.Experience/Education:No experience needed.ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONMust have sufficient visual acuity to set-up machinery and to monitor machine operation and product flow; must have manual dexterity to move safely in an area of automated equipment. Ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull or carry objects up to 50 pounds and push trees up to 2200 pounds on a regular basis; exerting up to 60+ pounds of force.EEO/AA InformationSmithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by law.If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment selection process, please call us at 757-357-1595.Salary Range$22.90 - $22.90

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