Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods Production Trainer - Graveyard in Milwaukie, Oregon
Job Title: Production Trainer - Graveyard
Schedule: 12 hour night shift, rotating
Wage: starts at $19.81 an hour
+$2.00 per hour Graveyard shift differential
Position Overview: The Production Trainer trains new production workers at workstations and in the classroom. Production Trainers are essential in onboarding production employees and associates and training them on processes and safety measures. This role will partner with production teams to improve the overall training programs at Bob’s Red Mill.
Essential Job Functions:
Coordinates and administers training for all new hires within designated assigned departments.
Assists with creating, maintaining and updating work instructions/SOPs for all positions and processes.
Partners with leadership to create and implement ramp-up plans for onboarding.
Assists production leads to help underperformers improve and succeed.
Assists in developing new training or methods of training.
Identifies training gaps and escalates to Production Training Manager.
Administers assessments of new hires training progress after 1 week, 30 days, 60 days and 90 days on assignment.
Complies with all company policies and procedures and operates all equipment in a safe and food-safe manner.
Complies with Bob’s Red Mill food safety policies and procedures including adherence to FDA regulations and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs).
Performs other tasks and duties as may be assigned.
This position has limited responsibilities over assigned personnel and staffing agency associates.
This position reports to the Production Training Manager.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
6 or more years of production or manufacturing experience preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Possesses a good understanding of Bob’s Red Mill’s operations, policies and procedures.
Can effectively communicate company expectations and procedures.
Ability to work at a fast pace within a manufacturing environment.
Must be able to follow exact procedures and protocols.
Knowledge of basic hand tools for machine set up and operation.
Demonstrated experience training or willingness to undergo formal training regarding teaching and instructing others.
Ability to work well individually and lead a team.
Proficient time management skills, especially during machine down time.
Must be able to read and communicate in English. Proficiency in a second language is preferred.
Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to effectively communicate both written and verbally.
Must have good time management skills.
Good physical dexterity with the ability to climb ladders and stairs, squat, kneel, stand for long periods of time, reach overhead, walk on uneven surfaces etc.
Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.
Occasional lifting of weight up to 55 pounds.
Working weekends is required.
The work environment is primarily production and warehouse settings.
Use of personal protective equipment such as ear plugs and hairnets are mandatory and use of non-slip shoes is recommended.
Protecting Our Employees
The health and safety of our employees and our customers is our highest priority, and we are committed to being transparent about everything we are doing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community.
We are rigorously following the recommendations and guidelines of the CDC and local health authorities and have implemented a number of additional measures to keep our employees safe and help prevent the spread of coronavirus. We continue to assess our safety guidelines and policies to support employees during this crisis.
In addition, we always offer these great benefits:
Generous compensation and benefits
Employee Stock Ownership Plan
Growth potential—we promote from within!
Employee discount at the Whole Grain Store
What you should know: Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
External Company Name: Bob's Red Mill Natural Foods, Inc.
Street: 13521 SE Pheasant Ct.