Cloverland Farms Dairy Service Available Job Openings Listing of all available openings at Cloverland Farms Dairy https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/ en-US Sun, 14 Jul 2024 15:08:23 CST Filler Operator https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=96 Cloverland Farms Dairy is located in Baltimore City, Maryland, where we provide over 300 jobs for local residents. Our products can be found in hospitals, private and public schools, institutions, convenience stores and supermarkets throughout the Mid Atlantic area. Restaurants, airports, and hotels know that our products are wholesome and delicious - and their clientele agree! For more than a century, Cloverland has been synonymous with wholesome, delicious milk and other quality products. We are proud to be a member of our community and support local businesses and organizations. Cloverland Farms Dairy is seeking a Filler Operator to join our team. The ideal candidate works with the packaging end of a production line. The filler's task is to fill containers with the required number of products before packaging and shipping. The filler also operates filling machines and makes the necessary adjustments to ensure consistency. Work Schedule - 11:00pm - Finished, off Sunday and Tuesday Pay Rate - $24.14/hr plus $0.50 differential Essential Duties and Responsibilities Set up coding machine for various products and proper code dates. Identify and use proper packaging, labels, caps, etc. for various finished products. Ensure quality and security of product which includes but is not limited to weights, carton seals, dye checks, code dates, and proper packaging. Complete data sheets and ersure requirements have been met. Hook up and tear down fillers between product change over. Perform preventive maintenance (PM) of fillers, valve gaskets, etc. Maintain proper housekeeping of work area. Perform other related duties as assigned by management. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with internal customers. Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service. Must be capable of reading and understanding instructions and have knowledge of basic math skills. Ability to apply analytical reasoning and root cause analysis to solve problems. Physical Requirements: Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards. Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards. Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Wet and slippery floor conditions. Must be able to stand on feet during the entire shift. Position requires constant bending, lifting, reaching and climbing ladders during an eight- or ten-hour shift. Education High school diploma or GED required. Benefits: Free Benefits Weekly Pay 401(k) matching Dental insurance Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Retirement plan Vision insurance Pre-employment drug screen and background check required. Cloverland Farms Dairy is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer for all including Women, Minorities, Veterans, and Individuals with disabilities. Tue, 22 Aug 2023 10:56:53 CST Baltimore, MD 96 Industrial Maintenance Mechanic https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=97 Maintenance Mechanic Work Schedule - TBD Cloverland Dairy is located in Baltimore City, Maryland, where we provide over 300 jobs for local residents. Our products can be found in hospitals, private and public schools, institutions, convenience stores and supermarkets throughout the Mid Atlantic area. Restaurants, airports, and hotels know that our products are wholesome and delicious - and their clientele agree! For more than a century, Cloverland has been synonymous with wholesome, delicious milk and other quality products. We are proud to be a member of our community and support local businesses and organizations. The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for diagnosing and repairing problems with all production equipment including conveyors, packaging lines, rotary and carton fillers. Additionally, Maintenance Mechanics will perform routine preventative maintenance to minimize equipment downtime and ensure the product produced is of the highest quality and safe. This role will require daily documentation pertaining to downtime, spare parts, and preventative maintenance performed. This role will also assist with equipment changeovers. Must have own tools. Work Schedule 1st or 2nd shift Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Minimum 3-5 years production maintenance and repair experience in a manufacturing environment. Experience in food manufacturing plant preferred, but not required. Hands on maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and upgrade to Facilities and Production equipment. Demonstrated ability to read and interpret documents such as safety and environmental policies, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals, etc. Ability to work safe and follow all Cloverland Dairy's, state, and federal safety guidelines and requirements. Follow all GMP standards and maintain compliance. Ability to read written instructions, diagrams, and blueprints. Communicate verbally or written with team members and supervision. Completing daily report log writing and work order documentation. Ability to shift directions as requirements and priorities change. Basic operational understanding of high-speed production equipment. General knowledge, skills, and the ability to troubleshoot and repair the following: o Plastic bottle filler o Carton filler o Labelers o Video Jet Printers o Tabletop conveyors o Vacuum pickup o Pneumatics o Heat sealing machines General understanding and ability of read electrical wiring diagrams. Welding experience a plus. Working understanding and troubleshooting of electrical controls, communications, and circuitry motors Empty packaging carton pick-up and alignment/ forming Inspections Lubrication Assist/install new equipment Improvements to plant facilities Investigate supplies and parts needs from stock, requesting parts purchases when required. Maintain preventative maintenance records daily Perform other duties as directed Physical Requirements: Ability to lift and or carry up to 50 lbs. Ability to stand, walk, reach, squat, and bend. Ability to use hand tools and small power tools. Ability to work in wet and cold temperatures. Ability to work in confine spaces Ability to distinguish color Ability to perform intricate tasks, read small print, and to see at normal distances. Pre-employment drug screen and background check is required. Cloverland Farms Dairy is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer for all including Women, Minorities, Veterans, and Individuals with disabilities. Mon, 28 Aug 2023 11:14:08 CST Baltimore, MD 97 Lab Technician https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=107 Cloverland Farms Dairy in Baltimore, Maryland is in search of a Lab Technician to be a part of our team. This candidate will be part of a High Performance team that largely manages its own work (self-directed). Teams are responsible for keeping production flowing, meeting performance goals, maintaining a clean and safe work environment, and maintaining a high level of quality and service to their customers. Responsibilities Include Samples raw ingredients and packaging materials as they enter the plant and within the facility. Examines and tests ESL line samples and accurately records results both on paper and in the computer. Maintains the incubation of samples and the release testing of samples. Performs initial trouble shooting activities for operational issues (i.e. foreign material findings, supplier issues, weight issues, etc.) Issues Quality Notifications for materials that are out of specification. Provides troubleshooting support to the production departments by investigating issues that adversely affect product quality or manufacturing efficiency by recommending potential solutions. Communicates problems and test results to the appropriate personnel. Performs consistent line audits throughout the production run, for finished products (weight, temperature, labeling, coding, appearance, etc.). Perform physical analytical sampling and testing of raw ingredients, packaging materials and finished goods dairy food products in accordance with established guidelines. Ability to apply and interpret results. Perform microbiological/bacteriological sampling and testing of dairy food products in accordance with established guidelines. Ability to apply and interpret results. Identify and effectively communicate any out-of-specification analytical test results. Follow established notification protocol. Routinely collect product samples from production lines as outlined by testing timeline guidelines. Exceptional organizational skills in order to maintain all QC records and filing. Accurately and neatly complete analytical testing documents. Ability to prepare various stock solutions used in the laboratory. Calibrate and maintain all lab testing equipment. Perform environmental control swabbing after clean-up and CIP/SIP. Report any deviations. Knowledge of customer feedback investigation process. Support internal and external audits. Support mock and product recall program guidelines. Prepare and process production records to isolate any out of specification product including any product deviations from standard, on-hold, regulatory holds, etc. Must be proficient with all quality control functions throughout the facility. Knows company policies, standards, specifications and safety policies. Must be able to complete and pass specific State regulatory and other licensing/certificate requirements, including Appendix N raw milk testing, HACCP, Internal Auditing, Food Safety PCQI. Perform good laboratory housekeeping within established housekeeping guidelines. Familiarity with GMP's and GLP's. Comply with all Quality Assurance Procedures (QAP's). Contributes to continuous improvement projects. Assist in answering technical questions about our ingredients, products, and processing facilities. Works well with peers and management at all levels, in a professional manner. Performs related duties as assigned by the QA Managers and QA Director. Skills/Qualifications/Requirements Minimum AS degree is required. BS is preferred in Dairy or Food Science, Biology or related science. One to two years minimum demonstrated quality experience in a manufacturing environment, conducting inspections on the raw materials and packaging required. Experience in a Food manufacturing environment and/or lab, and knowledge of food safety. Proficient in reading, writing and math required. Excellent written & oral communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels of the organization required. Proven attention to detail and accuracy is required. Must be flexible and adaptable to business needs required. Strong interpersonal and customer relations skills required. Must be comfortable and capable of working in a multi-task, deadline oriented and customer driven environment. Color Vision (ability to detect color) This is due the need to compare color differences in product and packaging material on a daily basis. Safety is a priority for the quality team. This person must be able to work safely, recognize concerns, and address the concerns to prevent accidents. Strong understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), Food Safety. Proficient with Microsoft Office applications required. Physical Requirements Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. with assistance and kneel, bend, squat, reach, grip, push, pull and perform elevated work. Ability to work in varied environmental conditions (hot, cold, wet). Allergens: We prepare products with milk ingredients. Team members must be able to work with this ingredient and participate in sensory. Work Schedule 4:00am Monday, Thursday, Friday and 2:00am Saturday 100% on-site - 2701 Loch Raven Rd, Baltimore MD 21218 Pay Rate $24.14/hr We offer a competitive benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-and long-term disability, paid time off and 401(k). At Cloverland Farms Dairy we embrace diversity & welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, creed, religion, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. As a condition of employment applicants offered a position will be required to successfully pass our pre-employment background screen, receive a negative drug screen result, and confirm eligibility to work in the U.S. We participate in E-Verify. Thu, 25 Jan 2024 14:02:00 CST Baltimore, MD 107 Pasteurizer https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=108 Cloverland Dairy is seeking a Pasteurizer to work at our Baltimore facility. If you are interested in joining a growing organization, apply now! Summary: Operate HTST (High Temperature Short Time) units to produce required amount of product for production schedule. Also involves following formulas to pre-blend ingredients for pasteurization. Employee responsible for sanitation of equipment. Work Schedule: 2:00pm start time, off Sunday and Tuesday Salary: $25.75 per hour Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following and other duties assigned by supervision. ·Works under close supervision in a team setting and have the ability to perform duties and make sound decisions in a fast-paced production environment. Adhere to proper formulations regarding butterfat, ingredients, and SOP for processing. Monitor multiple pieces of equipment to ensure proper on time start up, quality product, and minimal unplanned stoppages. Accurately and efficiently follow Standard Operating Procedures to conduct changeovers and proper shut down to minimize waste and downtime. Break down equipment for cleaning and reassemble same. Clean equipment and maintain proper housekeeping of area. Must comply with Good Manufacturing Processes under FDA standards. Required to maintain documentation that all procedures have been followed, completed, and review same. Work in a Safety Sensitive position and is required to follow all safety rules and procedures including but not limited to foot and hearing protection and to report all hazardous conditions immediately to management. Required to work mandatory overtime when needed. Education High school diploma or GED required Minimum Job Requirements Must have 4 years' experience as a pasteurizer and at least 2 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Must be a team player and able to work in a team environment and as an individual contributor. Must have basic keyboard and mathematical skills. Ability to apply analytical reasoning and root cause analysis to solve problems. Ability to climb steps, ladders and lifting up to 50 lbs regularly. Work in a wet, noisy and slippery environment. Benefits: Health, Dental and Vision Insurance Life Insurance Paid Time Off 401(k) Pre-employment drug screen and background check required. Cloverland Dairy Farms is an EEO/AAP employer. Fri, 2 Feb 2024 07:33:47 CST Baltimore, MD 108 Production Superintendent - Baltimore https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=121 The basic functions of a Production Superintendent at Cloverland Farms Dairy in Baltimore, Maryland are to supervise the staff, organize and monitor workflow for production of fluid milk, juices and tea products. This position plans and assigns work, implements policies and procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Provide leadership and supervision for the assigned production shift and associated personnel. Effectively motivate, train and communicate with the assigned shift teams to assure superior levels of safety, reliability, sanitation and quality. Ensure individual and team levels of performance meet or exceed goals and expectations. Prepare and conduct team meetings as necessary for proper communication and development of the team. Work with the Maintenance and Quality Assurance staff to create a cooperative environment on their assigned shift. Develop an expert knowledge of the production process and all associated equipment. Be able to analytically and systematically troubleshoot manufacturing issues and develop the team to be self-directed in the same activities. Perform daily checks and reports to ensure the highest quality of product produced is within Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) as they apply to the production of the product. Maintain shift performance and quality documentation. Participate in and lead GMP's that improve safety, quality, reliability, sanitation, and reduce waste. Maintain the plant's manufacturing equipment in sanitary condition ensuring employees clean and sanitize tanks and pipe routings, hook up and load / unload raw/finished material delivery tankers, and clean work areas according to plant SOPs. Reinforce sense of urgency during production runs and period of machine downtime. Effectively communicate issues to management team. Review employee timecards in UKG. Any other duties as assigned. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Minimum of 5 years' experience in a Dairy, fluid milk production and/or beverage production facility. Minimum of 3 years' supervisory experience is preferred. Possess the ability to work with groups of people with varying levels of education, expertise, and backgrounds. Ability to achieve results through others. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficient in Word, Excel, and other job-related software applications. Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be self-motivated and a self-starter. Knowledge of pasteurization and packaging of fluid liquid is preferred. Physical Requirements Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. with assistance and kneel, bend, squat, reach, grip, push, pull and perform elevated work. Ability to work in varied environmental conditions (hot, cold, wet). Allergens: We prepare products with milk ingredients. Team members must be able to work with this ingredient and participate in sensory. Work Location 100% on-site Rotating shift (4 days / 12 hour shift) - 6:00pm-6:00am - off Sunday We offer a competitive benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-and long-term disability, paid time off and 401(k). At Cloverland Farms Dairy we embrace diversity & welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, creed, religion, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. As a condition of employment applicants offered a position will be required to successfully pass our pre-employment background screen, receive a negative drug screen result, and confirm eligibility to work in the U.S. We participate in E-Verify. Thu, 13 Jun 2024 10:41:50 CST Baltimore, MD 121 Lead Engineer - Maintenance https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=122 Cloverland Farms Dairy in Baltimore MD is seeking a Lead Engineer in Maintenance. Under the direction of the Maintenance Manager, the Lead Engineer is responsible for preventive and corrective maintenance of the UHT / ESL equipment. Pay Rate: Starting at $33/hr Work Schedule: Day Shift. Must be able to work weekends and off-hours. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Install and test new equipment and/or parts and start-up machines, ensuring proper operation. Trouble shoot issues by reading electrical prints, PLC code, and error codes on the machines. Train other mechanics on the operation of the equipment Provide technical support and troubleshooting via phone when issues arise off-hours. Order and maintain inventory of parts needed for repairs. Create and maintain service records and preventive maintenance schedules. Perform PMs on equipment which include box formers, robotic palletizers, homogenizer, pumps, air valves, and fillers. Perform other related duties as assigned by management. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Background in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering Electrician license or boiler license a plus Proficiency in programming PLC's Ability to install, repair, service, test, and troubleshoot equipment Must have excellent oral and written communication, as well as training skills Ability to read, understand and electrical schematics, blueprints, and diagrams Ability to work under pressure experienced during machine downtime Excellent communication, interpersonal and diagnostic skills Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends, and holidays. Physical Requirements Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs. Wet and slippery floor conditions. Must be able to stand and walk during the entire shift. Constant bending, lifting, reaching, pulling, and climbing ladders during an eight (8) or ten (10) hour shift. We offer a competitive benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-and long-term disability, paid time off and 401(k). As a condition of employment applicants, offered a position, will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment background screen, receive a negative drug screen result, and confirm eligibility to work in the U.S. We participate in E-Verify. EEO/AAP Wed, 3 Jul 2024 12:28:39 CST Baltimore, MD 122 Route Supervisor https://cloverlanddairyhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=123 Cloverland Farms Dairy is looking for a Route Supervisor for our Baltimore MD location. In this role, you will have full management responsibility from monitoring and managing routes, to supervising employees. Ensure customers receive high quality service in a timely and conscious manner according to company standards. Assist in handling escalated customer issues. Ensure that the routes operate in a safe manner and all company, and regulatory practices are followed in the areas of DOT, EPA, and Safety-OSHA. You will be responsible for developing relationships as well as nurturing client relationships, using company resources. Schedule: 12:00am - 9:00am (Monday night - Friday night) Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Responsible for employee (driver) supervision to include: manage productivity of each driver in accordance with regulatory agency guidelines, performance reviews, compensation issues, scheduling, and complaints. Organize and schedule all necessary resources required to accomplish activities and coordinate daily operational needs. Review and audit documentation related to route operations daily (e.g., driver time and attendance, open tickets) and follow-up where appropriate. Manage the end-of-day check-in process, capturing and communicating key service, safety, and equipment issues. Plan, distribute, monitor, and follow-up on daily route assignments to ensure customers are serviced per company standards and agreements. Schedule deliveries and investigate problems/concerns of customers, Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) repairs, container swaps, and safety issues reported by drivers. Establish and maintain a clean, safe work environment in compliance with Company/Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards. Provide exceptional customer service to internal and external clients. Monitor daily routes and on-time delivery performance Coordinate and issue daily the Handheld (HH) equipment to drivers and be able to resolve any issues associated with all HH. Check and evaluate all power jacks at the start of shift to ensure that they are plugged in and operational. Resolve any issues when necessary. Ensure all drivers have all tools necessary to be able to accomplish their duties daily such as: hooks, load bars, hand trucks, Handhelds, Power jacks, etc. Coordinate the dispatch of drivers and provide support as needed. Provide timely and accurate customer communication Ensure routing solutions comply with DOT hours-of-service and customer needs Perform analysis of route and driver performance Work closely with warehouse management Any other duties as assigned by management. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 3+ years of supervisory experience in Logistics/Delivery Operations. Ability to manage a high energy, dynamic dock and delivery operation Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs. Must be effective in verbal, written and inter-personnel communication skills. Familiarization with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) Physical Demands and Working Conditions: Frequently required to sit and reach with hands and arms. Occasionally required to stand, walk, climb or balance and stop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds occasionally. Temperatures may vary depending on the season. Salary: Based upon experience. Location: 2701 Loch Raven Rd, Baltimore MD 21218 We offer a competitive benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, paid time off and 401(k) matching. At Cloverland Farms Dairy, we embrace diversity & welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, creed, religion, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Mon, 8 Jul 2024 13:13:24 CST Baltimore, MD 123