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IL - Material Handler I/Processing 1st Shift at JOHN B SANFILIPPO & SON, INC in Elgin, Illinois

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Job Title:  Material Handler I

Department:  Production

Reports to Job Title:  Production Supervisor


Fair Labor Standards Act Status (FLSA):  Exempt       Non-Exempt    X Hourly      


Summary of the Position:

The material handler I repetitively dumps product to be processed and/or palletizes work in process (WIP) and/or finished goods.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs repetitive simple manual tasks which involves lifting and moving of product.(90%)

  • Assists other material handlers, machine operators and supervisors as needed.(5%)

  • Maintains clean work area.(5%)

  • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP, SQF, and regulatory requirements. 

  • Aware and accountable for maintaining and documenting preventative controls necessary to ensure food safety and quality. 

  • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to management. 

  • Responsible for partnering with others, sharing knowledge, skills and information within assigned team and across functional areas. 

  • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development. 


Supervisory Responsibility:

Does this position have supervisory responsibility?     Yes     X No



  • Must have good manual dexterity and vision.

  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.