Production Food Manufacturing

Date: Jan 13, 2023

Location: Byron, United States

Company: Ornua Co-operative Limited





Ornua Ingredients North America custom formulates and manufactures a complete line of pasteurized process cheese products.  We are looking for energetic, fast-paced, hard working and reliable employees to join our 1st shift team at our Byron facility!  Ornua Ingredients offers competitive starting wages along with an excellent benefit package.


Duties include but not limited to:

  • Open barrels, block, or bags of cheese and other ingredients
  • Weigh the ingredients to the specified amount per individual batch sheets
  • Use knives and wires to cut and trim the ingredients to the correct weights
  • Transfer ingredients from the scale to the pickup tables
  • Heavy lifting and the ability to load cheese into grinders is required


Qualifications include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Solid work history is a must
  • Prior food manufacturing experience preferred but not required
  • Must be able to stand on your feet for long periods of time- (10 hour days)
  • Ability work with hands and to lift up to 50lbs repetitively and very occasionally up to 100lbs
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices a plus
  • Basic math skills


Benefits available on Date of Hire:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance with Flexible Spending Account
  • Company Paid Life Insurance, Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Plan with Company Match – (eligibility is after 30 days of employment)
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation
  • Paid Training Opportunities
  • Quarterly Bonus Program


Job type: Full-time

Starting Wage: $18.00/hour

Hours: 7:00am-5:30pm (Monday- Thursday); Friday’s mandatory as needed

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