Plant Production Worker at Valley Proteins, Inc. in Lewistown, Pennsylvania

Posted in Other 19 days ago.

Job Description:

How would you benefit from a career that offers great pay, incredible training opportunities and room to advance? Join a leading, essential manufacturer where you will experience greater recognition for your hard work.

We are looking for Plant Production Associates to join our 2nd shift Mifflintown, PA team. Experience a stable, rewarding career with Valley Proteins where you will enjoy where you work and who you work with.

As a member of the team, you can expect:
  • Competitive pay - $600-$800/week
  • Great Benefits - medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Training and growth - You will receive intensive training for your role with a dedicated trainer. Skilled performers are taught how to operate other machines around the facility.
  • Advancement Opportunities- We are always looking for key players motivated to move up to higher level roles.

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:
  • Ability to read and write
  • Ability to climb stairs and silos frequently
  • Ability to stand for entire shift and work overhead
  • Experience in an industrial environment a plus

Essential Functions
  • General plant labor
  • Housekeeping, hosing down floors, mopping, sweeping, emptying trash, picking up trash, etc
  • Shovel and clean up spills in the plant
  • Keep barrels emptied of trash and product
  • Clean equipment from top to bottom
  • Help unstop screw conveyors
  • Cut plastic and product off of screw
  • Keep floor drains cleaned out and covers on drains
  • Paint as directed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

About the Company: Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.