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Lakeside Foods Inc Frozen Packaging-Quality Assurance in Plainview, Minnesota

Description PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Check line at start and at intervals assigned to assure equipment is clean and that metal detector and weight checker are functioning properly. Check that grade on product to be packaged meets the grade quality required by the customer (noted on the order). Check packages for proper codes and package integrity. Check shipping cases for proper codes, gluing, stacking, stretch wrap (if necessary) and pallet condition. Check product being packaged/mixed at intervals assigned by grading tests to assure product meets specifications, proper mix proportions and package weights. Record results and notify proper personnel of Out of Spec Product, codes, etc. Sample and check incoming purchased product to assure it meets standards and specifications. Maintain work area in a clean, orderly manner. May perform other duties as assigned by the Quality Assurance Supervisor/Manager or Warehouse Manager/Assistant Manager Adhere to all Lakeside Foods policies and procedures. Notify supervisor immediately if any unsafe or potentially hazardous conditions are discovered. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Knowledge: Prefer high school graduate. 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; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V