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Machine Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

14.0 - 15.0 HOURLY

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Menomonie, WI - (USA) 393 Red Cedar St Suite 5 WI Menomonie , WI - 54751 Phone : 715-235-4111



Job Description

Job Summary

Understand the concept of agglomeration using the (3) configurations presently used in processing materials. Running equipment to produce in spec finished product using process documents, recording process data, sampling of material as directed and making changes if necessary to process parameters to maintain quality and finished product specification. Tier II will introduce CIP and sanitation practices.

Other responsibilities included but are not limited to

Tier II

Set up of all three equipment configurations dependent on schedule.
Inspection post clean up, pre start (checklists have been developed).
Start of equipment based on configuration and material to be run.
In-processing testing.
Accurate data entry of in-processing testing.
In-process sampling.
Reporting of any equipment failures or related issues to appropriate personnel.
Run material to customer’s specifications, reporting anything that does not comply with set specifications.
Communicate with agglomerator during shift change your process data for the time period you agglomerated.
Understanding of scheduled materials that Production Supervisor dictates, this includes lots, customer to customer, blending of materials, etc.
CIP set up for different configurations of equipment (3).
Understanding of CIP circuits and language.
Proper chemical concentrations and reporting of.
Changes if needed to circuit dependent on conductivity levels.
Post CIP inspection and corrective if needed – these are outlined on current check off procedure (updates need to be made to current check list).
Sanitation of HPP (High Pressure Pump) and slurry tank as prescribed in procedure.
Equipment swabbing.
Tier I

Oversee entire shift of personnel ensuring that duties are completed and all corresponding SOP’s are adhered to. Report to management any incidences.
Reporting and reviewing with supervisor, regarding raw and finished materials, also completion, packaging and storage of finished materials.
Work with Production supervisor with any off specification material. In case of any off specification material a disposition or corrective action may be required.
Responsible for working with trial materials and communications with Production supervisor and QA/QC.
Training and assisting lower level agglomerators.

The requirements outlined in Marron Foods’s Food Safety and Quality System are communicated through all levels within the organization. All employees are responsible for adhering to these standards. Employees are responsible for identifying and reporting issues that could affect food safety and quality.

General Requirements:

Be employed by the supplier as a company employee on a full time basis.
Two years experience agglomerating.
One year experience CIP circuit.