Sanitation Team Leader on 1st Shift

Location: Newburyport, MA
Date Posted: 08-10-2017


ESSENTIAL FUNCTION:  Assist the Sanitation Supervisor in all aspects of the Sanitation Department.                                     Specific duties include, but are not limited to the following:
  1. Works independently taking initiative toward improved standards of cleanliness through hands-on involvement with Sanitation processes
  2. Maintains an active presence on the production floor with Sanitation employees
  3. Facilities operation by supporting workers in their roles
  4. Assists with the training, development and coaching of subordinate assistants
  5. Maintains a clean, safe and sanitary work area
  6. Assures Sanitation equipment is maintained, operational and correctly used
  7. Understands and correctly uses cleaning chemicals safely and efficiently
  8. Ensures Sanitation personnel are using proper personal protective equipment (PPE) when required
  9. Ensures and oversees employee breaks occur in a timely manner
  10. Communicates at shift changeovers with Sanitation counterparts any concerns for the dept
  11. Communicates with Production personnel to determine cleaning priorities
  12. Coordinates shift activities to ensure that all schedules are maintained and assignment are completed
  13. Coordinates work efforts when personnel brought in for weekend and shutdown periods
  14. Cleaning compounds and sanitizing agents shall be identified, held and stored in a manner that protects against contamination of food, food contact surfaces, or food packaging materials
  15. Must be aware of OSHA hazard communication standards and apply this knowledge
      to daily job functions
  1. Completes all necessary paperwork and reports as needed
  2. Assists supervisor with Safety, training, and performance audits
  3. Participates in  yearly audit and assist in the development of procedures and corrective actions
  4. Must adhere to the plant’s policies
  5. Follows all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s)
  6. Performs other duties as assigned
          01. Must posse’s good interpersonal skills including the ability to work productively and
               consistently with others
          02. Must possess organizational and delegation skills
          03. Must be able to perform job duties at a pace that is consistent with the pace set by the
               Supervisor of the department            
          04. Must be able to set a pace for job assignments
          05. Possessing excellent listening and comprehension skills
          06. Possessing normal to excellent manual dexterity and motor skills
          07. Ability to do overhead lifting and bending
          08. Possessing good eye-hand coordination
          09. Ability to lift items up to 50 lbs.
          10. Familiarity with OSHA standards
          12. High School diploma or equivalent
          13. Basic computer skills

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