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American Foods Group, LLC General Production (Long Prairie MN) in Long Prairie, Minnesota

Long Prairie Packing, LLC an American Foods Group Company has opportunities for General Production at our Long Prairie Minnesota plant.

We are looking for long-term, committed employees ready to relocate to a beautiful region of MN! As a member of the team, you will find yourself challenged and contributing in a significant way to the success of the business, and you will be rewarded for that success. If you want to feel appreciated for a job well done and be part of something bigger, then consider joining American Foods Group, a “hire to retire” type of company.

Competitive Pay

$14.95 - $17.45 per hour with weekly incentives bringing pay up to $21.45 per hour.

Temporary housing available. Must be willing to permanently relocate.

$1000 Retention Incentive! UP TO $6,000 SKILLED EMPLOYEE INCENTIVE.

Hours

8-11+ hours/day, 5-6 days/week

Hiring for day shift ONLY

As General Production - Harvest you will:

  • Perform a variety of specialized tasks in a warm, hot, humid or wet environment.

  • Properly use tools such as knives, hooks, or other specialized equipment.

  • Perform physical tasks which require upper body strength and constant repetitive movements.

  • Stand on hard surfaces the entire shift; use of stairs and personal protection equipment (PPE) is required in all areas of the facility.

  • Compliance with all food safety policies and regulations.

  • Adhere to all safety and housekeeping processes and procedures to ensure safety for our employees, customers and visitors.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

  • Work and collaborate with a diverse work population.

  • NOTE: this description is not intended to be all-inclusive. An employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization; these duties are considered marginal.

As General Production - Fabrication you will:

  • Perform a variety of specialized tasks in a cold, wet, or damp environment.

  • Properly use hook, knife, saw, band saw or other equipment to perform specialized tasks, remove bones, trim, skin, separate, sort or cut standard or premium cuts of meat to specifications in preparation for further processing or packaging.

  • Perform physical tasks which require upper body strength and constant repetitive movements.

  • Stand on hard surfaces the entire shift; use of stairs and personal protection equipment (PPE) is required in all areas of the facility.

  • Compliance with all food safety policies and regulations.

  • Adhere to all safety and housekeeping processes and procedures to ensure safety for our employees, customers and visitors.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

  • Work and collaborate with a diverse work population.

  • NOTE: this description is not intended to be all-inclusive. An employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization; these duties are considered marginal.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must be able to work in the United States without visa sponsorship

  • Must be able to work in a variety of work temperatures warm, hot, humid, cold, wet or with slippery surfaces at varied heights in and around moving equipment and parts.

  • Must be able to perform the physical requirements of the job.

  • Ability to work extended scheduled hours Monday through Saturday with daily overtime. Must be able to work overtime as required. Start times and hours vary based on production needs.

  • Safety training.

  • Safe Quality Food (SQF) training.

  • Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) training.

  • Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) training.

  • Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) training.

  • Food defense training.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior harvest or fabrication experience in a USDA inspected beef, pork or poultry facility.

  • Prior production experience.

  • Work history in the last 12 months.

Long Prairie Packing Company, LLC an American Foods Group Company is a privately held beef processing company located in Long Prairie, Minnesota. We appreciate our employees and reward them for a job well done. As a member of the team, you will find yourself challenged and contributing in a significant way to the success of the business, and you will be rewarded for that success. If you want to feel appreciated for a job well done and be part of something bigger, then consider joining American Foods Group, a “hire to retire” type of company.

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay

  • Excellent benefit plan. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flex Spending Accounts, Voluntary Benefits, PTO, 401k, Short Term Disability, Discount Meat Purchase Program, and more!

  • Training, growth and advancement opportunities that will make this the best and last company you work for.

Apply today and work for a company that loves you back!

Check Out the Long Prairie, MN Area!

Improve your quality of life by residing in Long Prairie, Minnesota, a rural city located in the center of Minnesota - A short drive from many of the best recreational areas in Minnesota, and not too far from the Twin Cities and the ever-famous Mall of America! Long Prairie’s museums, scenic golf courses, and historic buildings will fulfill your diverse interests.

The area also offers:

  • Long Prairie Trails - 4 well-kept trails that extend throughout the entire city

  • Lake Charlotte Beach which includes a swimming beach, fishing pier and boat launch, softball fields, and much more!

  • Year-round community events that the whole family will love.

Try to convince us that there is a better place to live and work other than Long Prairie Packing Company, LLC in Long Prairie, Minnesota!

Shift(s)*: 1st Shift

Street: 10 Riverside Drive

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Requisition ID: 2019-2033

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