dairy manufacturer

Production Worker

Job Summary
RFG Dairy, LLC /Noga Dairy (A Division of Raymundos Food Group, LLC) is currently seeking a motivated Production Worker for our manufacturing plant based in Farmingdale, New York. As a member of the Operations team, the Production Worker should possess the desire and ability to contribute to the success of the plant. Our production facility creates a variety of delicious dairy products all year long. Availability to work multiple shifts, including overtime is a must!  The ideal candidate for this role excels in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple repetitive tasks. You must have strong attention to detail and are committed to producing a high-quality product.

If you are looking for an environment where you can continue to grow your skills, and opportunities for advancement, we invite you to join our team by applying. Visit our office to fill out an application at 175 Price Parkway, Farmingdale, NY 11735, Tel: 516-293-5448. You may also fax your resume to: 516-293-5499, Attention: Hiring Manager. Spanish speakers welcome. Se Habla español.

Position Description
An RFG Dairy production worker must be able to carry out all production tasks. A Production Worker may: pre-pack, check inventory, clean and operate factory equipment, work on an assembly line, puts together and inspect products, and adhere to all factory safety guidelines and standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a Production Worker

  • Requires ability to work with and around dairy products.
  • Starts assembly and production machinery at the beginning of the shift
  • Monitors equipment to ensure that products are being assembled properly.
  • Makes sure that workstation is clean and free of hazardous materials. 
  • Sanitize equipment and areas after each production run.
  • Package and palletize products for shipping
  • Observes and removes faulty product parts from the assembly line.
  • Inspects assembled products to ensure they are up to quality standards.
  • Packs up completed products and prepares them for shipment.
  • Must be able to stand during entire shift, and lift to 55 lbs.
  • Keeps factory floor clean.
  • Unloads, organizes, and stocks shipments.
  • Adheres to all safety guidelines dictation the production and handling of materials in the factory.
  • Ensures that all production deadlines are met.
  • Reports issues or problems with production to immediate supervisor.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrates analytical thinking and problem-solving skills necessary to troubleshoot production issues.
  • Pays close attention to detail.
  • Exhibits the ability to work cautiously but efficiently in potentially hazardous conditions.
  • Is familiar with all factory safety procedures and guidelines.
  • Works efficiently and manages time effectively.
  • Possesses physical strength and stamina required to stand, walk, and lift for long periods of time.
  • Possesses physical dexterity necessary to assemble small and delicate product parts.
  • Working knowledge of Spanish
  • ​This position reports to the RFG Dairy Production Manager.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • Certification and licensing to operate factory machinery is strongly preferred, but not required.
  • Previous experience in a factory or warehouse setting is recommended.

Work Environment

  • Standard 40-hour workweek applies.
  • Working hours will be spent in the factory or warehouse.
  • Moderate to heavy physical activity such as walking and lifting is required on a daily basis.
  • Individuals may be required to handle or transport hazardous chemicals or fragile products.
  • Safety gear, such as goggles, gloves, and helmets should be worn on a regular basis.

$12.00 per hour/ $24,960 depending on years of experience, certification, and parent company.

Monday- Friday from 7:30am-4:00 pm with occasional overtime.