Depalletizer/Boxer Operator (1st and 2nd Shift)
Company: Lakeside Foods
Posted on: November 25, 2022
At Lakeside, we're committed to growing our company - and our
people. When you join the Lakeside team, you'll become part of our
family. Since 1887 we've produced a diverse line of canned and
frozen foods. We sell our products through major retailers, food
service distributors and national restaurant chains. We're driven
to find new, innovative ways to serve our customers and our
community. And there's a seat at the table for you. GENERAL
SUMMARY: Operate the boxer, which cases product for customers, and
Operate depalletizer so that continuous flows of cans are fed to
the labeler without overruns. Check that label and product match,
can codes, lot numbers and quality of labels and cans being run,
and printing of the box. Lubricate and service caser on regular
basis. PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Operate a caser to
box product at the same speed as the label line.
Set cartons on the caser so labeled product will be processed.
Check the sealer at the beginning of the shift and after lunch
Check can codes to see if labels agree with the printing on the
box, then direct boxes to sealer.
Remove badly dented cans, leakers and loosely or unevenly labeled
cans from caser or carton and replace with undamaged product before
sending filled box to sealer.
Obtain a schedule of product to be run for the shift.
Fill depal and can line with cans and assist label operator with
running several cases of product to insure printer, gluer and boxer
are working properly.
Check can code can to assure correct product and lot are being
Watch for dents, leakers, rust and any other defect. Remove
defective cans and notify supervisor if defective can amounts are
Stack slip-sheets neatly.
Store defective cans in a box until lot is run, then separate
according to defect, recorded as to how many for each defect and
the reason for the damage/defect.
Be acquainted with the number of boxes to be run for an order. Keep
track of the number by using the counter. This will eliminate the
need for stopping to check case count and overruns.
Report mechanical problems to label operator immediately.
Maintain caser and work area in clean and efficient manner.
May perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
Adhere to all Lakeside Foods policies and procedure.
Notify Warehouse Management immediately if any unsafe or
potentially hazardous conditions are discovered. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS
AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Knowledge: Three to six months related
experience or training on boxer machine. Language Skills: Ability
to read a limited number of two and three syllable words and to
recognize similarities and differences between words and between
series of numbers. Mathematical Skills: Ability to add and subtract
two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to
carry out simple one or two-step instructions. TEAMWORK AT LAKESIDE
(TAL): Through individual and team efforts, enthusiastically work
toward the continuous improvement of his/her job, work area,
department and Lakeside as a whole. Fully participate in TAL by
"living" Lakeside's Standards of Conduct and being an active member
of operational and project teams. By action and work, clearly and
visibly demonstrate the spirit of teamwork, cooperation and respect
for others in all business transactions and exchanges. PHYSICAL
DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to fingers, handle, or
feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or
crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 55
pounds. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The noise level in the work environment
is usually moderate. IND2 Lakeside Foods welcomes people of all
backgrounds and the varied ideas they bring to the workplace. Being
an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer is part of our
heritage and culture. We recruit, hire and promote employees based
on qualifications and merit, without regard to race, religion, age,
gender, disability, marital or veteran status. M/F/D/V
Keywords: Lakeside Foods, Rochester , Depalletizer/Boxer Operator (1st and 2nd Shift), Other , Plainview, Minnesota
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