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Production Operator

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Gooding, ID, ID, US, 83330

Company: Glanbia

Production Operator

Glanbia Nutritionals in Gooding, is now hiring for production operators in both our cheese and whey department throughout facility. Apply today to learn more about these exciting opportunities!


At Glanbia Nutritionals Inc., our portfolio centers around dairy and non-dairy nutritional ingredients. We co-innovate and deliver ingredient solutions and precision premixes for use in the mainstream food and beverage, infant and clinical, and functional nutrition markets. We are the number one provider of whey-based nutritional ingredients globally and the number one producer of American-style cheddar cheese. Our protein systems have transformed the bar and beverage categories — bringing increased levels of protein, cleaner labels and greater product functionality to market. We have a direct presence in 21 countries, with manufacturing facilities in the US, Germany and China, and international sales and technical offices around the world.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Job Summary

Responsible for performing production work in our cheese and whey production lines. Starts, operates, tends, stops, and cleans machines. Assembles finished product. Inspects product to ensure high quality.

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">The Production Operator Will

  • Operate machinery to assist in the production process of cheese and whey
  • Assemble materials and equipment as required
  • Inspect finished products for defects to ensure quality standards are met
  • Assist in the loading of raw materials to the production lines
  • Transport raw materials from one place to another
  • Communicate effectively with coworkers to ensure efficient production and deadlines are met
  • Conduct inspections and quality control of products
  • Assist in lifting, carrying and moving heavy loads as required
  • Assists in CIP, maintenance and upkeep of assigned area.
  • Keeps records in accordance with good manufacturing process and local and state laws.
  • Utilizes GPS processes, driving zero losses and upholds the culture of Glanbia’s non-negotiables.
  • Each employee shall comply with occupational safety and health standards and all rules, regulations, and orders issued pursuant to the Occupational Safety and Health  Act which are applicable to his/her own actions and conduct.
  • Complies with all applicable food safety regulations and mandates (Safe Quality Foods, Food and Drug Admin, Pasteurized Milk Ordinance)


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">The Production Operator Will Require

  • Flexibility to work days and/or night shifts, overtime and weekends as required
  • Ability to withstand temperatures below 40 degrees and/or above 80 degrees
  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 55 pounds.
  • Ability to stand for long hours at a time
  • Prior experience in a production setting
  • Sharp attention to detail in favor of identifying defects
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Familiar with production equipment and machinery
  • Ability to identify and distinguish colors, see clearly at 20 inches or closer and 20 feet or more, observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point, judge distances and spatial relationships, and adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus.
  • May work in areas with mechanical moving parts, above ground with risk of fall, or areas with risk of electrical shock.
  • May be exposed to humidity, intense heat, and areas with possible air contamination, fumes and toxic chemicals.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">What Glanbia Offers

  • Competitive Wages
  • Annual Increases – Performance Based
  • Career Growth Opportunities
  • Hands-On Training
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Supplemental Benefits
  • 401k with company match – fully vested after 30 days of employment!
  • Vacation, Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

Nearest Major Market: Twin Falls