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Sanitation Technician

Date: Apr 7, 2021

Location: Omaha, NE, US, 68127

Company: GRUMA

General Summary


 The Sanitation Technician requires cleaning and sanitation of equipment located within the production and entire work facility. 


Essential Functions


  • Follow established procedures on the proper use of all chemicals.
  • Utilizes various hand tools to dismantle equipment for cleaning.
  • Cleans and sanitizes the following equipment: sheeter heads, continuous mixers, augers, reprocessors, cooling conveyors, counter stacker, UBE, cross conveyors, hoppers, rounder divider, proffers, presses, ovens, silo bag houses, sifters, flour and corn intake vents, plastic containers and other equipment as directed.
  • Uses required Lockout/Tagout procedures when energizing or de-energizing equipment
  • Follows all Company Safety and GMP regulations including LOTO policy
  • Performs general cleaning throughout the plant including but not limited to wells, overheads, air vents, light fixtures, restrooms, lunchrooms, offices, silos, exteriors, as well as wash and sanitize floor drain strips, wax and buff tile floor scrubber pallet jack, stripper and buffer machines.
  • Operates a floor scrubber, pallet jack, stripper and buffer machines.
  • Utilizes the following tools and equipment; screw drivers, wrenches, pliers, air and water hoses, nozzles, mop buckets, brooms, dust pans, foaming machines, floor scrubbers, wall washers, flashlight and scissor lifts.
  • Forklift certification is recommended but not required.  Employees certified, as forklift drivers will drive the forklift to remove the augers from continuous mixers and will transport supplies and trays form the Receiving Warehouse, empty trash and paper from containers in to roll-off trailer.
  • Reports any unusual, unsanitary, and /or unsafe conditions to department head.
  • Maintains all equipment in good working condition
  • Performs other cleaning related to task as directed.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Experienced: 1 - 3 years

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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