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Simmons Pet Food


Simmons Pet Food

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Company Name:Simmons Pet Food
Web Site:http://workatsimmons.com/dubuque

Description

Simmons Pet Food is a trusted leader in private label and contract manufacturing of pet food. We source high-quality ingredients and use state-of-the-art manufacturing processes to produce premium and value-focused pet food. We supply top brands and retailers with products in a variety of formats, including dry kibble, jerky treats and wet in cans, pouches, and cups. These operations are in Northwest Arkansas, Iowa, Emporia, Kansas, and Ontario, Canada.

We’re excited that Dubuque will be the home of our newest pet food operation. Join us in the rewarding work of making food for the pets we love. We’re building our team today!


COME SEE US - YOU COULD BE HIRED THE SAME DAY! Simmons Pet Food is a trusted leader in private label and contract manufacturing of pet food. We’re excited that Dubuque will be the home of our newest pet food operation. Join us in the rewarding work of making food for the pets we love. We&rsquo

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Ensures that all equipment is running in a safe and efficient manner. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES The Maintenance Electrician's prime responsibility is the maintenance, repair, and continuous improvement of all packaging and process machinery and systems, including si

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Operates an industrial-sized forklift to receive and transfer product, supplies, and materials to the appropriate area while meeting customer regulations and specifications. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES The operator is responsible for storing and retrieving goods in th

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Operates an industrial-sized forklift to receive and transfer product, supplies, and materials to the appropriate area while meeting customer regulations and specifications. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES The operator is responsible for storing and retrieving goods in th

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Continue the flow of finished pouch product from the Retorts to the Unloader. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Verifies that the machine is setup properly. Reviews production schedule. Brings full retort basket into the Unloader for unloading. View finished product, checki

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To produce cooked meat chunks of blended meats that are the proper size with a firm texture. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Produce cooked meat chunks of blended meats that are the proper size with a firm texture by the removing of air, creating an emulsion, cooking a th

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Hang all incoming saddles and leg quarters on shackles manually by hand. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Pickup saddles from moving belt. Hang saddles and leg quarters on shackles, keeping them full. Hang at a speed of the production line. Participates as a member of the

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Prepare batches of gravy ingredients, and/or super-micros for the kitchen per the approved formulas for the production run. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Read and accurately interpret batching sheets and other production documents to determine the order and quantity of

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible to accurately bill out orders. Ensures drivers are checked in and released with appropriate paperwork. Assists in shipping product. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Ensuring all load documentation and diagrams are verified and accurate for billing purposes. Par

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To support operations in training hourly production employees and developing the Simmons Culture. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Trains and develops new employees, rehires and employees returning from LOA in safety practices, production processes as needed, and company p

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To support operations in training hourly production employees and developing the Simmons Culture. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Trains and develops new employees, rehires and employees returning from LOA in safety practices, production processes as needed, and company p

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To support operations in training hourly production employees and developing the Simmons Culture. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Trains and develops new employees, rehires and employees returning from LOA in safety practices, production processes as needed, and company p

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Produce pallets of product properly stacked product, stretch wrapped, and ready to stored in the warehouse. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Ensures the palletizing machine are running at all times . Troubleshoot all palletizer machine malfunctions / abnormalities in a tim

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To safely label product with the appropriate label as per the production schedule. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Ensures product labels meet production schedule specifications. Manages label materials and verifies all product labeling is correct with customer orders. Lo

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To assist the supervisor in accomplishing production requirements per company, customer and USDA requirements. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Orientate new team members to their jobs including basic dress requirements and good manufacturing practices, safety aspects, job

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To assist the supervisor in accomplishing production requirements per company, customer and USDA requirements. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Orientate new team members to their jobs including basic dress requirements and good manufacturing practices, safety aspects, job

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Purchases and releases labels from the supplier to meet production requirements. Provides Krones labeler with sufficient quantity and quality of labels for the scheduled production run. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for releasing labels from the supplier and

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Operates an Industrial sized forklift to receive and transfer product, supplies, and materials from various departments to storage area while meeting customer regulations and specifications. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Operator is responsible for storing and retrievin

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION The Manifestor keeps track of all incoming and outgoing products and assists in all related functions in record keeping requirements and inventory. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Scans pallets to accurately capture proper case count, weights and dates. Documents numbers

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To safely produce cases of product stacked and wrapped with appropriate code per the production schedule. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Reviews production schedule. Verifies production plan number. Notes any changes for trays, tray size or tray printing. Verifies that m

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To perform routine cycle counts to ensure accurate dry ingredient and packaging material inventories. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Sets up cycle counts, counting product, and reconciling counts for production materials and finished goods. Ensures that all tray, carton,

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible for the complete operation of casing machinery and related equipment. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Operates casing machinery and related equipment including but not limited to loading trays, unjamming, determining size and type of trays needed, adjusting tr

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To safely formulate all meats, gravies, additions, and water according to schedule. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Follow the order of the schedule and call for batches from the meat room, as required. Weigh all ingredients and record weight before batching. Record lot n

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Ensure proper meats are batched for each formula and weight specification. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Proper meats are available for batching. Proper mix of raw material blocks to ensure formula is batched correct. Communicate with Kitchen operator after every batch

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Fills and seals can or pouch to meet product specifications. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Runs machine and makes changeovers per scheduling. Verify the pouches or lids staged conform to the batch sheet and feed lids or pouches to the seamer. Monitor and record pouch or

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Provide support to the facility in various positions. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Performs various jobs within the warehouse or on the grounds as assigned. Responsibilities around the facility can include pallet sorting, restacking, identify product that does not meet

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To transfer products using an industrial forklift, hand lift or pallet jack in a manner which complies with safety procedures, company and USDA requirements. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Stores and moves product using an industrial forklift, hand lift or pallet jack. O

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Prepare batches of gravy dry mixes, and/or super-micros for the kitchen per the approved formulas for the production run. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Read and accurately interpret batching sheets and other production documents to determine the order and quantity of in

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To support the production portion of the pet food business. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Fills in for the employees during breaks and any type of absence while maintaining the continuing quality of the plant operations. Fully operate all necessary equipment in assigned

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible for oversight and assistance on all requirements related to Quality Assurance programs and policies. Ensures the Quality Assurance department is effective at ensuring the facility is meeting customer specification requirements and audit requirements related to the

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To plan and coordinate warehouse operations demonstrating commitment to employee safety, product quality, and teamwork. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Directs and supervises warehouse operations. Overviews daily incoming and outgoing of shipments. Identifies and informs

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Manage multiple departments on a shift to ensure that product is processed, packaged and stored in a manner that meets customer, FDA/USDA, and company requirements. Ensures goals are achieved while demonstrating a commitment to employee safety, teamwork and communication. ESS

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Provide leadership in the implementation of the company's efforts to a production location; to anticipate, recognize, and evaluate workplace conditions that may cause workers' injury or illness. Supervise and ensure the compliance with the company philosophy, policies, proced

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Manage multiple departments on a shift to ensure that product is processed, packaged and stored in a manner that meets customer, FDA/USDA, and company requirements. Ensures goals are achieved while demonstrating a commitment to employee safety, teamwork and communication. ESS

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible for oversight and assistance on all requirements related to Quality Assurance programs and policies. Ensures the Quality Assurance department is effective at ensuring the facility is meeting customer specification requirements and audit requirements related to the

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Monitors procedures to ensure food safety and quality standards are being achieved. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Audits production records. Reviews all relevant thermal processing documents within 24 hours. Examines production records daily to verify that CCPs and Crit

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION The Process Engineer I role is responsible for evaluating and improving existing production processes and workflows to improve yields and reduce manufacturing costs. Projects supported and overall scope is more limited than for the Process Engineer II, with less autonomy. Ass

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Ensures that all equipment is running in a safe and efficient manner. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES The Maintenance Electrician's prime responsibility is the maintenance, repair, and continuous improvement of all packaging and process machinery and systems, including si

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Leads an assigned team of hourly employees in plant shipping to achieve goals and problem solve while demonstrating a commitment to employee safety, teamwork, and ensuring proper communications to all team members. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Oversees incoming and out

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Leads, motivates and develops a technical team of maintenance employees to perform equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures. Works to drive losses out of our systems, create consistent standard approaches and achieve production results while improving individu

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To maintain the facility and grounds in a manner consistent with the requirements of the complex facility manager while meeting all local, state or federal requirements. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Ensure cleanliness of offices and production areas: Maintains a clean

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Fills and seals can or pouch to meet product specifications. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Runs machine and makes changeovers per scheduling. Verify the pouches or lids staged conform to the batch sheet and feed lids or pouches to the seamer. Monitor and record pouch or

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Direct the personnel activities during one shift operation of a facility and to ensure the shift operation meets all state, local and federal requirements while complying with Simmons policies and procedures. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Team Member Support. Assists fa

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Properly sequences plant production schedule and test schedule to maximize efficiencies and ensure regulatory compliance. Prints, reviews and distributes production and packaging documentation weekly for all lines. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Recommends production run

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Ensures the safety and quality of incoming raw materials, as well as consistency with all specifications provided by Corporate QA. Analyzes and trends raw material data, taking a proactive approach to surface opportunities to the management team. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBI

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible for optimization of existing production processes and validation of new processes. Assist in troubleshooting production problems. Collects information and summarize information of processing equipment and make recommendations to supervisor. Assist in facility desi

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Ensures the safety and quality of incoming raw materials, as well as consistency with all specifications provided by Corporate QA. Analyzes and trends raw material data, taking a proactive approach to surface opportunities to the management team. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBI

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible for all things related to finished product from a quality perspective, including document review, verification, revisions, training, specifications, sample submission to outside labs, holds, dispositions, and releases. In addition, this position is to ensure the p

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To safely formulate all meats, gravies, additions, and water according to schedule. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Follow the order of the schedule and call for batches from the meat room, as required. Weigh all ingredients and record weight before batching. Record lot n

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Audit production and packaging processes for compliance to customer specifications. Recommend timely adjustments to improve compliance. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Ensure the quality of the product is up to customer standards, including: Product weights to be monitore

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To load retorts with uncooked pouched product to be cooked to the proper product sterilization levels. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Verify that the retorts you want to start-up on are empty. Check incoming water temperature and write down the results on the retort down

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist supervisor in all phases of maintaining, repairing and continuous improvement of plant machinery and systems. Be a source for the employees to communicate. Communicate problems or changes to maintenance employees and supervisor as required. Monitor and communicate all

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Assist in equipment repair and preventative maintenance procedures in the operation of the facility where employed. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Repairs, replaces, corrects or affects equipment as needed to ensure equipment operates correctly and efficiently according

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION To support operations in training hourly production employees and developing the Simmons Culture. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Trains and develops new employees, rehires and employees returning from LOA in safety practices, production processes as needed, and company p

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Provides overall category management in support of a production facility. Purchases various category items and secures total quality, delivery, cost efficiency and sustainability of material supply throughout the total product lifecycle for the assigned category, while drivin

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Responsible for planning the production schedule for a facility, working with plant operations management to follow schedules and assess the outcomes of production runs for efficiency and yield. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Produces specialized production planning and

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Supports the overall facility quality assurance program and the specialized positions within the department. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Conducts in plant analysis and in facility audit of production / quality records as determined by the Quality Manager. Ensures samp

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Manage multiple departments on a shift to ensure that product is processed, packaged and stored in a manner that meets customer, FDA/USDA, and company requirements. Ensures goals are achieved while demonstrating a commitment to employee safety, teamwork and communication. ESS

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Leads an assigned production team to achieve goals and problem solve while demonstrating a commitment to employees safety, teamwork, and product quality. Responsible for product processing, packaging, and storage in compliance with FDA, USDA, and Simmons rules and regulations

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Plan, organize and monitor the receiving, storage and distribution of raw materials received in an efficient manner to satisfy internal and external customer requirements. ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Supervises and coordinates activities. Provides direction to the war

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Leads an assigned production team to achieve goals and problem solve while demonstrating a commitment to employees safety, teamwork, and product quality. Responsible for product processing, packaging, and storage in compliance with FDA, USDA, and Simmons rules and regulations