Company:ITO EN (Hawaii)
ITO EN (Hawaii) LLC is seeking a Production Operator to be part of our team at our Kalihi plant. We operate as "one team" so flexibility in job assignment is a must. Ideal candidates must be willing and able to learn to operate all production equipment such as the filler, seamer, tray packer, palletizer and depalletizer. Opportunity to advance - for example, depending on your rate of progress, higher level responsibilities may be assigned.
Requires steady and reliable attendance to work. Duties also include production plant sanitation. Work is primarily Monday through Friday early morning to the end of the production run, so being available to work beyond 8 hours per day is required as ending times vary daily depending on operational need.
1 year experience working in food or beverage production environment is preferred. Will consider those with related food handling experience. This is not a warehouse worker position. Must be willing to work overtime with little notice and on some Saturdays. Must be able to read, write and speak English and have basic math skills. Must be able to stand for up to 8 hours. At times, requires repetitive lifting and stacking of 20 pounds cases. Lifting on an infrequent basis up to 50 pounds is required. Must be able to push and pull carted loads up to 1,000 lbs. Forklift operator experience is required.
Qualified candidates who are offered the position will be required to submit to a criminal background check and drug testing as conditions of employment.
ITO EN has operated in Hawaii since 1987, first as ITO EN (USA), and now under our new name, ITO EN (Hawaii) LLC we continue to bring healthy and refreshing drinks to the Hawaiian Islands and across the Pacific. Starting with just a few guava and passion fruit drinks, our beverage selections have grown into the Aloha Maid line up of eighteen fruit drinks. Premium green tea and iced coffee drinks round out the selections and our commitment to produce only the most wholesome and natural products.
With strong ties to our parent company, ITO EN Hawaii also offers the Hawaii market access to current seasonal Japan teas and beverages. Our expanding product line and diverse operations provide employees opportunities for growth and advancement.
For full time positions we offer:
- Full medical, dental, drug and vision insurance plans with UHA and Kaiser with HDS Dental
- Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave
- 401(k) plan with company matching contributions
- Medical and Dependent Care flex spending accounts
- Employee discounts on our products
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