Chocolate Temperer Job Description Sample
Chocolate Production Operator - Theo Chocolate
Theo Chocolate is based on a core idea – chocolate can be made in a way that allows everyone in the bean to bar process to thrive. It’s part of why we make our own chocolate, to ensure that everyone involved is treated in a way that we can be proud of and that only the highest quality ingredients and processes are used. The result: delicious, award-winning chocolate. When you taste our chocolate, you will experience our passion and integrity in every luscious bite.
Theo Chocolate is proud to be the first organic, fair trade, bean-to-bar chocolate factory in the United States. It takes a large array of duties and committed people to make great chocolate. Our factory, kitchen, marketing and administrative offices are all located in a historical building in the Fremont district of Seattle, WA.
Currently we have openings for multiple seasonal openings in chocolate production. These jobs pay a minimum of $15.00 per hour. In addition, as a Theo employee you receive multiple benefits including a subsidized bus pass, paid volunteer time and plenty of discounted great chocolate!
We are excited about our growth pattern which generated the need for additional Production Operators. We are looking for individuals who possess a strong mechanical aptitude; a strong drive to learn; and share our passion for making amazing chocolate. Our past experience proves that seasonal jobs often lead to full time opportunities for interested individuals. Apply for this job if you want to join a team that refines the craft of chocolate making every day while creating positive change in the world.
Here are the specifics of the job description and how to apply for these openings.
To perform a variety of processing and packaging functions within the manufacturing plant. Primary duties include independent machine set up, changeover, and operation of semi-automated and automated machines for production of various chocolate products and ingredients. Operators are responsible for maintaining the highest quality of food safety standards, sanitation standards, perform daily audits, follow standard operating procedures and complete daily production paperwork. This position ensures that products meet delivery and quality requirements.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
* Operate processing or packaging equipment as assigned.
* Responsible for independent operation, set up, and changeover of various automatic and semi-automatic machines/equipment, determined by job specifications.
* Observe safety procedures including wearing protective gear when cleaning with chemicals.
* Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and sanitation standards to ensure the highest quality of food safety and sanitation is achieved. Perform daily audits to ensure compliance.
* Adhere to company and third-party standards for organic, fair trade, food safety, and other product certifications in the production area. Perform daily audits to ensure compliance.
* Keeps assigned machines and surrounding area clean and safe.
* Clean and sanitize lines during changeovers from one product to another.
* Responsible for inspection of conveyors and scales prior to line start-up and changeovers.
* Follow standard operating procedures and complete daily production paperwork (i.e. pre-operation inspections; sanitation calendars; sku reports and batch paperwork).
* Perform various checks that may include metal detector, date code and weight systems checks, with a minimum amount of wasted product and supplies.
* Complete quality checks and associated daily production paperwork.
* Promptly and accurately record production process information in Theo's computer system.
* Perform required daily preventative maintenance and cleaning on machines including general housekeeping of the machine and area.
* Perform basic preventative maintenance on packaging machines, to include cleaning and changing coder ribbons, ink jet ink, tape machines, and rollers.
* Clean, inspect and lubricate equipment as part of our Autonomous Maintenance program.
* Determine optimum machine parameters and targets, understand machine performance indicators, and coordinate issues and improvements with Maintenance department.
* Recognize, communicate, and support improvement potentials and efforts.
* Assists and trains others in job as needed.
* Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor.
Minimum of one year of experience in industrial manufacturing, preferably food processing or food production (noisy, working near machinery with moving parts). Prefer a minimum of two years experience. Will also consider other candidates who have been successful in process oriented environments. High School diploma/GED. Experience with GMP, HACCP (NSF), Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) and Autonomous Maintenance (AM) is a plus.
Abilities/Skills and Other
* Demonstrated commitment to safety
* Able to read, write, and comprehend English
* Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions, decimals and whole numbers
* Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
* Strong attention to detail with a commitment to high quality
* Basic computer skills
* Must be available to work weekends and overtime on occasion
* To be successful, an individual needs to simultaneously handle multiple tasks and duties, operate independently, demonstrate initiative and work to deadlines (sometimes demanding).
This job is primarily performed on the factory floor and in office space in the factory. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to:
* Work near moving mechanical parts
* The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Hearing protection is provided.
* Potential allergens can be: tree nuts, dairy, wheat, particular oils (i.e. mint, orange)
* Personal protective equipment (PPE) is required including but not limited to ear plugs, safety glasses/goggles, bump caps, hair and beard nets, and gloves.
* Fumes or airborne particles
* Ambient temperature in the factory fluctuating from cold storage to hot in production areas.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
* The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
* Standing/walking for long periods of time and be able to monitor multiple pieces of equipment at one time.
* Good hand-eye coordination.
Send us a resume and a brief summary of how you would be a good fit for the job and why you are interested in working for Theo Chocolate. The best (and only!) way to respond to this ad is through the Zip Recruiter process. Which means. . .please no telephone calls, and (really, please!) do not bring resumes into our retail store.
Theo Chocolate, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you for your interest in Theo Chocolate!
As a bean to bar manufacturer we control every phase of the manufacturing process. This means we can guarantee that every step, every ingredient, everything that goes into each bar is as special as the beans themselves. We strive to be the most progressive chocolate maker in the country. Our efforts are validated with rigorous third-party certifications. We were the first organic, fair trade certified chocolate maker in North America, and we remain one of only a handful today.
Truck Driver (Dedicated*Worlds Largest Chocolate Company*Home Weekly)
Looking for a dedicated job with great pay and benefits? Look no further!
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About the Job
Dedicated line haul roundtrip from Tar Hell NC to Arnold PA to Hershey PA and back to Central NC.
DRIVER IS HOME EVERY WEEK!
Dedicated fleet for WORLDS LARGEST chocolate company
NO TOUCH FREIGHT
DRIVERS WILL BE HOME EVERY 5 DAYS FOR A RESET
DRIVER MUST LIVE WITHIN 50 MILES OF TAR HEEL NORTH CAROLINA
Driver will make $1015 ACH WEEK
4 CPM QUARTERLY SAFETY BONUS
Band Rate, CPM, STOP PAY, Bonuses, and MORE!
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401K with Company Match!!
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This job will fill QUICKLY! Great dedicated 3 line haul with HIGH PAY and FULL BENEFITS!
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Must have 6 months tractor-trailer experience
Must be able to pass a physical and drug test
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Day Time Cook - White Chocolate Grill
White Chocolate Grill in Naperville, IL is looking for lunch line cooks. The right candidate will have cooking experience at a high volume restaurant, attention to detail and an eagerness to work hard.
Medical Benefits available, family meals everyday, paid vacation and competitive pay.
Pay starts at $14-$16 per hour depending on experience.
Apply in person at
1803 Freedom Dr. Naperville, IL 60563
Machine Operator- Chocolate Molding
Buffalo Area candy company is seeking a Machine Operator to join our manufacturing team! You will oversee automated candy making activities, supervise a small crew and ensure excellent quality control.
- Lead production activities on our molding line and supervise a crew of 3 to 5 associates
- Troubleshoot and resolve operational issues in a timely fashion
- Responsible for managing raw material inventory to meet schedules
- Provide innovative solutions to improve production efficiency
- Conduct routine preventive maintenance on the plant
- Log and record readings for equipment and procedures
- Previous experience in machine operations
- Experience in food manufacturing
- Mechanically inclined
- Strong troubleshooting and critical thinking skills
- Ability to handle physical workload
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Quality Lab Technician - Chocolate
Quality Lab Technician - Chocolate
Schedule: 10pm – 6:30am
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Perform physical, chemical, and organeleptic evaluation using a variety of laboratory equipment.
Responsible for the identification and isolation of non-conforming materials as well as issuing hold orders as appropriate.
Monitor and enforce company and government regulations pertaining to Good Manufacturing Practices and sanitation requirements.
Perform and document periodic GMP inspections.
Perform and document sensory evaluation.
Support established pest control program.
Inspects rooms to ensure they are clean/sanitized and ready for production.
Assist in compiling quality and statistical data
Responsible for laboratory equipment calibrations.
Gather and assess quality and statistical data through multiple software applications including Microsoft Office Suite.
Inspects product to ensure it is made according to specifications.
Performs sanitation duties to keep lab clean at all times.
Performs all duties in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices and HACCP requirements. Adheres to uniform requirements.
Audits HACCP paperwork.
Adheres to all safety rules.
Performs all other related duties as required.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS : The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE : High school diploma or general education degree (GED); six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
LANGUAGE SKILLS : Appropriate English language ability in order to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, bills of lading and other related shipping documents. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS : Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent, and ability to draw and interpret bar graphs.
REASONING ABILITY : Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS : None required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS : The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, talk, hear, taste, or smell. The employee must frequently bend, twist, and reach. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT : The work environment characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to extreme heat. The employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
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Full-Time Seasonal Candy & Chocolate Packaging
We are currently seeking to add Full-time Candy & Chocolate Packaging Associates to our growing team. The qualified candidate will have an excellent attention to detail, be willing to work flexible hours which may include evenings and weekends and be able to work quickly within a team.
Each member of our team is interested in the others’ success and owning their own success. You must be a team player. You must be very responsible, self-starting, detail-oriented, and take pride in a job well done.
You should be flexible as to scheduling and extremely reliable. Currently we are looking for 8am-430pm and 10-630pm availability and some weekends
The candidate must have the ability to work most of shift standing and walking. This is a fast paced business and the job entails repetitive wrist and hand movements as well as being able to keep work areas clean.
The applicant must be able to respond to verbal instructions as well as written and be able to change focus if a situation warrants it.
Typical Daily Tasks
- Preparing chocolate packaging
- Packaging chocolate orders
- Occasional assistance with order finishing
- Any other kitchen/production/operations tasks as needed
COMPETENCIES & REQUIREMENTS
- TEAM ORIENTED mentality where no job is too small and every task is crucial to customer happiness!
- HUSTLE and ability to consistently move with a sense of urgency!
- SALES oriented attitude! We love to see all sales come in, even if they are huge and last-minute! Sales = growth and opportunity for our entire company.
- ADAPTABLE DISPOSITION - our systems exist because they are the best we’ve been able to develop thus far. We constantly seek to improve and change our processes and procedures.
- Ability to switch between tasks quickly and easily
- Ability to work at least 4-5-hr shifts a week, including the weekend.
- Repetitive wrist and hand movements
- Ability to lift 30-50lbs
- Ability to work most of shift standing and walking.
- Must be willing to sign confidentiality and non-compete clause if hired.
You must also be eligible to work in the US and a background check will be completed before start of employment.
- Competitive hourly rate, based on experience.
- Pay will increase with performance and good evaluations.
- Entry position in a high-growth brand. MLC has hired full-time talent from this team.
- 20% off Chocolates
Workers Needed For Small Homemade Chocolate Candy Making Company
Do you understand the baking and candy making process?
Maybe you have years of experience in the kitchen baking and making desserts, and want to earn some extra money along side others who have similar interests?
Are you a stay home parent looking to make some extra money while your kids are at school?
Perrysburg based, Homemade Chocolate Candy Maker and Packaging Company is now seeking Part-Time Workers for their small, friendly, and very clean operation.
Many current employees have joined this company by word-of-mouth, but with busy season upon us, we need some extra help.
Hours of operation are Monday thru Friday, 7:45am to 3pm based on daily order volume.
Starting Pay is $9.50/hour
PT Prep Cook - Hershey's Chocolate World
*Job Location: Hershey, PA * Prep Cooks are responsible for preparing and replenishing the proper quantity of food items as required by sales volume. The Prep Cook is responsible for all aspects of food service production, to include food preparation, presentation, portion control, product rotation, and proper sanitation. This position requires the attendant to use sharp kitchen equipment such as knives, utensils, hot ovens, and other equipment to prepare food. Responsibilities include reading recipes, labels, and instructions to properly measure and assemble ingredients required for preparing the standard recipes. This position follows HACCP policies and procedures to ensure the safe preparation of all food items. This is a part-time position located in Hershey, Pennsylvania. This position has a limited number of weekday daytime shifts during non-peak seasons. The company will not provide relocation assistance or other employment benefits for this position. This position requires evening, weekend and holiday availability and has a starting hourly rate of $10.50 or more based on relevant experience. Hershey’s Chocolate World requires a focus on exceptional customer service and expects the employees to be: approachable, courteous, knowledgeable about our products, able to clearly communicate with guests and assist them with questions, and provide general information to guests with a high level of professionalism. Prep cooks will also prepare food for during and after hours special events. They also will assist guests with the purchase of food items.
Summary of major duties/ responsibilities: * * Must demonstrate our Customer Service Pledge
Must be approachable, showing that our guests are our priority
Must initiate contact with our guests by being courteous and greet them with a smile
Must be willing to listen to our guests and provide for their needs
Must provide a genuine Thank You to every guest
Communicate with and extend service to the internal Food Service Team, meeting or exceeding service standards
Restock supplies as needed and maintain a clean work area
Assist with washing dishes, using the dishwasher, and performing other related tasks to cleaning tasks
Prepare food for during and after hours special events, rotate product, receive/stock products and supplies, hand wash dishes and food preparation items, operate dishwasher, and maintain a clean work area
Meet all food safety and sanitation standards
Assisting guests with the purchases of food items
Operate a cash register
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities: * * Must be a minimum of 16 years of age
Must be able to read recipes, labels, and instructions to properly measure and assemble ingredients
Must be able to properly measure ingredients and prepare food (cut, mix, slice, peel, chop, and weigh food)
This role will require the use of hot ovens and boiling hot water
Must maintain a neat appearance and adhere to the uniform standards
Must be able to push, pull, lift, carry 25-50 pounds and overhead lifting may be required.
Must be able to walk or stand for 5-8 hours
This role will require bending, stooping, twisting and repetitive motion of the hands, fingers, and wrists.
Must be able to work at a fast pace and remain focused, accurate and efficient
Must be able to communicate effectively with guests, fellow coworkers and function effectively as part of a team
Must have basic math skills (add/subtract)
Ability to operate a cash register
Minimum Education and Experience
* * Education: *No formal education required
Experience: *Food Service work experience is required This description covers the most significant duties performed, but you may be responsible for other minor related work assignments. The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans
Foods Prep, Simply Chocolate AGE 16+
Job Description: Simply Chocolate Prep Team Members are responsible for preparing and creating desserts according to Hershey Entertainment Complex standards while handling food safely from the time it arrives in the stand to the time it is served to our guests. This includes receiving, rotating, and organizing stock, adhering to food safety and sanitation standards, and following recipes to prepare and present all dessert items consistently. While this position is primarily responsible for assisting at Simply Chocolate at HERSHEYPARK, there may be opportunities to work in a similar role in other Hershey Entertainment Complex venues. The Entertainment Complex consists of HERSHEYPARK, ZooAmerica, HERSHEYPARK Stadium, HERSHEYPARK Arena, GIANT Center and Hershey Theatre. Positions are currently available for employees age 16 or older who are available to work throughout the Fall for HERSHEYPARK in the Dark and Christmas Candylane (October, November and December).
JOB FUNCTIONS: * Maintain appropriate levels of all food items
Properly execute all recipes and procedures
Complete tasks in a timely manner while ensuring accuracy and quality
Deliver prepared items to assigned areas as needed
Restock supplies as needed and maintain a clean work environment
Properly label, date, and rotate all food stock
Maintain safe, clean, and sanitized work areas. Tasks could include removing trash, breaking down boxes, sweeping, and maintaining cleanliness of workspace
Additional duties as assigned
Basic Qualifications: * Must be 16 years of age or older by November 30, 2017.
* Must have the ability to adapt to a fast-paced and demanding environment
Must have the capability to follow detailed directions
Must have reliable, steady transportation to and from work
Must be able to read, speak and understand English
Willingness to display a positive attitude, eagerness to learn, and professional image to both internal and external customers in compliance with the Hershey Entertainment & Resorts guidelines
Ability to safeguard confidential information
Ability to work independently with limited supervision
ServSafe Food Handler Certification is required (training provided after hire)
Working Conditions: * Must be able to work at least two (2) Saturdays and Sundays per month during September, October, November, and December
Must be able to work at least three (3) shifts per week September through December: Additional shifts/hours up to 5 days, 40 hours per week may be available
Working hours will vary with some shifts starting as early as 10 am or ending up to two (2) hours after HERSHEYPARK closes
Must be able to withstand the temperatures of a kitchen/food stand environment
Position requires standing, bending, walking, and lifting for entire shift
Must be able to lift a minimum of 20 lbs. independently
Must be able to work with cleaning chemicals Hershey Entertainment and Resorts is an Equal Opportunity EmployerLocation: Hersheypark
Interest:* Food & Beverage
Hourly Wage:* $10.00
Chocolate Makers - 9146
Are you retired? Do you have a love for chocolate?
Would you like extra spending money for the holidays? If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, we have the job for you! Our client, L. A. Burdick in Walpole, NH is looking for help in their chocolate production facility during their holiday rush.
This opportunity offers between $11-$13 per hour and is on 1st shift working Monday -Friday. Duties include production work, finishing work, packing, and boxing in a very fast paced environment. You must be able to be on your feet throughout the shift, have good hand eye coordination, great attention to detail, and excellent attendance to be successful in this position.
We'd love to meet with you! Apply with Masiello Employment today by calling 603-358-1000 or stopping by our office located at 294 West Street in Keene, NH!
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