Operator 1 - Milk Receiver

Production
Dexter, NM
Full Time

About fairlife, LLC

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fairlife, LLC is a Chicago-based dairy company that produces nourishing and great-tasting milk-based products made using a patented cold-filtration process that removes some natural sugars while concentrating the protein and calcium naturally found in real cows’ milk.

Our line of delicious, lactose-free fairlife® products includes: fairlife® ultra-filtered milk, which has 50% more protein and 50% less sugar than regular milk; fairlife® with DHA, ultra-filtered milk with DHA Omega-3 fatty acids to support brain health; fairlife YUP!®, a line of flavored milks; Core Power® High Protein Shakes, a sports nutrition drink to support post-workout recovery; fairlife® nutrition plan™, a nutrition shake to support one’s journey to better health; and the newly launched fairlife® creamers, coffee creamers designed to help enhance your coffee experience; and the newly launched fairlife® Light Ice Cream, a line of creamy, frozen desserts. In partnership with The Coca-Cola Company®, fairlife ultra-filtered milk and Core Power high protein shakes are distributed throughout the United States (U.S.) and Canada; all other fairlife products are available in the U.S.

To learn more about fairlife and its collection of products, please visit fairlife.com.

job purpose: The Milk Receiver is a key member of the production team. The Milk Receiver will perform the daily activities of receiving, shipping, and storage of milk and milk products. The activities are inclusive from scaling to storage, to shipment, and the necessary duties to assure safe handling of product, proper sampling and testing, required documentation. Cleanup, CIP, and sanitation of equipment, trucks, tanks, lines, and the work area required. Cooperation with co-workers, haulers, member services, Lab, & Production is expected. Specific duties listed may be altered in the future as condition warrant. 

 

responsibilities:

  • Product receiving & shipments: Assure the proper scaling, sampling, testing of product
  • Record-keeping & documentation such as load temp, silo filled, truck CIP, receiving logs, testing logs & notifications, shipment records etc. 
  • Perform testing in accordance to Appendix N (Temperature, SL3, Tetracycline, Aflatoxin)
  • Sanitation & cleaning of trucks, tanks, silos, lines, work areas, and maintain CIP systems 
  • Performs & monitors the filling, storage, and agitation of milk holding silos 
  • Assist with Lab & Production associates or any other duties as required and directed by supervisor and/or manager
  • Comply with existing and/or future NMDA, USDA, FDA, or other regulatory agency as required
  • Any other duties as needed throughout plant

equipment operated:

  • Weight Scale & Scale Equipment/Interface, Load-out Press & System, CIP Systems, Computer & Touch Screen Monitors, Copy Machine, Calculator, Analytical Equipment (Thermometers, pH meter, Titration Kits & Reagents, FT120 Milk Analyzer, Charm Testing Equipment), Phone & Radio, Hand Tools & Miscellaneous Manufacturing Equipment

 

skills/qualifications required:

  • High School Diploma, General Education Degree (GED) or Equivalent Experience
  • Food manufacturing, material handling and forklift operation experience preferred
  • Prior experience in the dairy or cheese industry is preferred
  • Prior experience in manufacturing is a plus
  • Knowledge of HACCP, GMP's, OSHA and loss control programs is highly desirable
  • Previous dairy plant experience in equipment CIP procedure and safe milk handling is a plus
  • Exceptional attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Ability to adapt effectively within a continually changing and demanding environment
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the products manufactured and the processes involved
  • Basic understanding of equipment operations and minor troubleshooting ability
  • Must be able to demonstrate an ability and willingness to communicate effectively in order to maintain high levels of Safety, Quality and Efficiency
  • Ability to read and comprehend standard operating procedures and company guidelines in order to maintain regulatory compliance
  • Ability to understand daily production needs
  • Participate in a team environment safely
  • Detail oriented, be quality minded
  • Able to perform at a high level in a fast-paced environment

position location: Dexter, NM

reports to: Production Manager

fairlife, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants and employees will be given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

In addition to its nondiscrimination commitment, the Company will also provide reasonable accommodation of qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company. If you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please email [email protected].

Why fairlife



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  • "In my career, finding an organization that’s growing their core business at an exceptional pace, innovating for the future and having fun with good people while doing it is the holy grail, and fairlife has it. "
    Norm Baker
    Finance Director
  • “I absolutely love working for fairlife because of the positive values they have! In my time here I have been given many opportunities to move up within the plant and am treated as part of the family.”
    Nurul Yaminudin
    Warehouse Supervisor
  • “Over the past 7 years, I have had the opportunity to grow from a Processing Operator to my current position as a Packaging Coordinator. fairlife believes in better and shows it by caring for their employees while offering competitive pay and career advancement opportunities.”
    Leonarda Roma
    Packaging Coordinator
  • “First impressions are very important, and I felt very welcomed the first day I started training. The staff at the Coopersville facility made me feel like I was a valuable addition to the fairlife team."
    Chuck Passenier
    Warehouse Associate
  • "While our portfolio of brands is amazing, the people I work with every day is what I love. We operate small and big. We challenge the industry norms. We run when everyone else walks. It’s a dynamic culture."
    Nina Johnson
    Sr. Director, Strategic Revenue Growth Management
  • "I love that we're providing a healthy alternative for people who are lactose intolerant. I have family members who are lactose intolerant; I feel like I am doing a service to them!"
    Carlton Kirkpatrick
    Warehouse Associate
  • "It’s a place where I’ve grown and learned a lot, giving me the ability to move into my role as a Packaging Technician. The people here are positively great teammates and the heart of what makes fairlife the place it is."
    Katie Sanger
    Packaging Technician
  • “The pace at which we move here is invigorating! I can catch someone in the hall, share an idea, and three days later they will show back up to share how we could do it. It’s thrilling!”
    Perri Gordon
    Director of Marketing
  • “fairlife is fast-paced, exciting, and growing quickly! This company is all in on innovation, and the support I’ve gotten for my own ideas has been incredible. We truly live out our credo of better values.”
    Lauren Knight
    Communications Manager

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fairlife, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law. All qualified applicants and employees will be given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

In addition to its nondiscrimination commitment, the Company will also provide reasonable accommodation of qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company. If you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please email [email protected]