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Food Production- Assembly Lead

Company: Farmer's Fridge
Location: Chicago
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Food Production - Assembly LeadHourly Rate: $18.50 per hour / $250 Sign-on BONUS!Eligibility for a $250 bonus program on a quarterly basisShift: Monday-Thursday, Friday-SundayLocation: 5370 S. Cicero Ave., Chicago, ILIn compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.Farmer's Fridge is on a mission to make it simple for everyone to eat well. We serve healthy, handcrafted meals and snacks from our growing network of 400+ software-enabled vending machines that we refer to as smart Fridges and our retail partners. We are striving to change the food system from the ground up - one Fridge or delivery at a time.We are a team that cares -- about the business, the impact our product makes, and each other. We are data-driven, innovative, and quick to move on a good idea. We are looking for people who want to collaborate in an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture and have a passion to succeed.You'll get---

  • Enjoy free Lunch every day! An annual value of $4,000!
  • Competitive Salary & 401K company match that vests immediately upon participation
  • Traditional benefits for full-time hourly - Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Short Term, and Long Term Disability
  • Equity available to full time employees after 1 year of employment
  • Generous sick leave & PTO policy
  • 10 paid floating holidays
  • Referral and Sign-on Bonus -- $250 for each
  • Quarterly Rewards Program
  • Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company with an entrepreneurial, inclusive cultureAbout the Role:As a team member in Production, you play a crucial role in the production and manufacturing of our products. You will be leading assigned lines in accomplishing production goals of our final products to ship out around the country.Responsibilities as a Food Production - Assembly Lead:
    • Lead lines in adhering to production plan to complete daily production numbers/SKUs
    • Help keep the production facility clean and organized.
    • Follow all safety, GMP, and QSF policies/procedures.Necessary knowledge, skills, and experience:
      • Knowledge of food processing equipment (Kronen, Urschel)
      • Able to stand and work for long periods of time (8+ hour shifts) in a cold environment (around 40 degrees) and lift at least 40 lbs.
      • Able to stay organized and flexible in a fast-paced environment.Personal characteristics:
        • Improvement Oriented: You know your team is doing a good job; however, you keep track of data so that others can understand their performance too. You use this data as an insight into potential improvement.
        • Confidence: You know your job and your demeanor inspires your teams to trust you.
        • Humility: You appreciate everyone and the contributions that they make. The work of others is just as valuable as your own.
        • Flexibility: You can pivot quickly as needed and it doesn't bother you. In fact, you see these changes as fun challenges to conquer.
        • Positive: You're the sort of person who is a joy to be around. You smile and lift people up when they're feeling down.During your break - Never run on empty by enjoying daily Farmer's Fridge meals, challenge a coworker to a game of ping pong, de-stress by taking a spin on our Nascar arcade game, or spend your break on one of our comfy couches.Happier Workdays - Walking into the facility should fill you with joy, not dread. We're a fun and passionate group, and we don't take ourselves too seriously. Bring your unique self to work, dress comfortably, and always feel free to share your thoughts and opinions. We encourage curiosity and inquiry; there's no hierarchy here when we're all swapping ideas.Innovate & Elevate - We are all teachers and learners. You'll grow, and help grow the company through cross-functional collaboration, open access to leadership, and regular business updates. You have a direct impact on the company's bottom line. You can also impact your bottom line by participating in our 401(k) plan that includes a company match with immediate vesting.Farmer's Fridge is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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Keywords: Farmer's Fridge, Chicago , Food Production- Assembly Lead, Professions , Chicago, Illinois

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