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Posted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:01 AM


Prep Lead-first and second shifts, Fall River, MA

The Blount family has been in the food business since 1880. Our product Line includes refrigerated and frozen gourmet soups, side dishes and entrees for food service and retail. The Company, headquartered in Fall River, MA, is the largest producer of clam chowder in New England and the largest manufacturer of Lobster bisque in the country.

The position is designed to increase the efficiency of the prep department. The successful candidate will be assigned to a prep zone(s) and will monitor and coordinate the activity of that zone(s). Helping to ensure that materials are ordered on time, prepped correctly and documented correctly. This person will be responsible for filling out prep sheets, making labels for buckets and reporting progress to the supervisors.
Position Responsibilities
 Maintain prep sheets. Lot numbers must be filled in and items must be initialed.
 Fill out labels to identify what is in each barrel.
 Verify that nothing is signed off on that has not actually been prepped
 Ensure that materials are ordered in a timely manner.
 Relay status updates from the zone level to prep supervision.
 Responsible for completing required paperwork accurately and honestly as applicable.
 Must adhere to all corporate GMPs (Good Manufacturing Practices), established SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and all Food Safety policies.
 Must adhere to all Allergen control programs and procedures as applicable.
 Responsible for reporting suspicious packages, activities and individuals.
 If monitoring CCPs (Critical Control Points), must be trained in HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) and adhere to approved HACCP plan(s).

Education and/or Experience
 2+ years manufacturing experience preferably in a food or packaging environment, high school diploma, college coursework a plus or equivalent combination education work experience. Candidate must possess a good knowledge of computers and their programs. Must be detail oriented with above average organizational skills. Must be self-motivated, possess high energy, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidate must be able to interact in a dynamic team environment while displaying tact and diplomacy with peers and management.

We offer: Medical, dental and vision benefits 401k with Company match and Profit Sharing Plan Paid time off including vacation, sick time and holidays Education Assistance Program Life Insurance and Short Term Disability Discounts on Blount products at Company retail locations

Please send resumes to:
Rachel Raposo, Talent Acquisition Manager

• Location: Fall River, MA, South Coast

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