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Machine Operator 1 Salads AM 1

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Date: Jul 12, 2022

Location: Jackson, GA, US, GA 30233

Company: Bonduelle


What if your job had a real impact?

By joining Bonduelle, the world leader in ready-to-use plant-based food, you are deciding to make a positive and sustainable impact on yourself, the others and the planet. You will play an active part in our mission: "inspire the transition toward a plant-based diet to contribute to people's well-being and planet health". Bonduelle is a family-run company of 14,600 people which provides over 100 countries with vegetables. Well established in the United States, our business unit includes 4 production facilities with more than 3,200 associates. We process fresh vegetables, salads and meal solutions with our own brands: Ready Pac Foods®, Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts® and Bonduelle Fresh Picked. Join us at Bonduelle to start an adventure where people come first and contribute to a better future through plant-based food!





  • (what are the standard processes/tasks performed in the position?)
  • Follow all GMP/PPE, Safety Guidelines
  • Understanding and adherence to production schedule
  • Communicate verbally & in writing to complete required documentation (Blade Verification)
  • Knowledge and understanding of how to maintain safe work environment
  • Manage and reduce waste (product giveaway) by diligently operating equipment.
  • Comply with SQF Regulatory Programs
  • Conduct daily quality inspections for blades, spin dryers, barrels, and flume system
  • Conducts pre-shift and post- shift inspections
  • Work Safely around moving equipment, hoist system & conveyors in wet environment
  • Safe handling of blades and all other equipment
  • Visual checks of defect, FO’s, size, color, quality, etc.
  • Repetitive motions including bending / lifting/ pushing/ pulling of: boxes/ hoist/spin dryer barrels/ blades/ finished goods / raw goods
  • Move 300lbs-1500lbs  of: boxes/ finished goods / raw goods, using a pallet jack
  • Report all accidents and safety concerns to Department Leadership immediately
  • Maintain an uninterrupted flow of product
  • Perform preventative maintenance in basic maintenance of the equipment
  • Dispense raw product into barrels, mixer machines, feeding spin dryers and hopper, utilizing automated hoist (300lbs-500lbs)
  • Operate heat seal equipment
  • Knowledge (What special information does the person need to know?)
  • GED/High School Diploma
  • Reading, Writing, Speaking English
  • Comprehension of basic math
  • Follow all GMP/PPE, Safety Guidelines
  • Knowledge of HACCP & Sanitation guidelines & processes
  • Key Experiences (What experiences are key to the success to this job?)
  • Willingness to work in a cold environment
  • Able to work flexible schedule
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Team player-able to work on a team
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to understand plant KPI’s (production, quality & safety)
  • Ability to be cross trained and multitask in multiple positions

Core Competencies (individual skill, talent or insight that allows a person to perform a task masterfully)


Results Orientation-the ability to identify actions necessary to achieve task completion and to obtain results; the ability to meet schedules, deadlines, quotes, and performance goals

Ability to work in a team – the ability to work within a team to collectively execute a process.  Is skilled at listening to different points of view, offers own perspective and is focused on the greater good of the team than on personal gain

Priority Setting – is able to manage competing demands and identify those that are most important to complete first in order to ensure efficient operation

Urgency- The job requires decisiveness, quick response, fast action. It will often be involved in critical situations demanding that on-the -spot decision be made with good judgment. The job will repeatedly face important deadlines that must met on time

Commitment to Excellence

Attention to Detail-The ability to see and pay attention to details; the ability to recognize the component parts of a procedure or object, and to verify the correctness or error in an individual part or procedure

Flexibility-The ability to readily modify, respond to, and integrate change with minimal personal resist

Following Direction- The ability to effectively hear, understand, and follow directions or instructions; the willingness to postpone making personal decisions, or taking action, until you have openly listed to what you are being to do.

Problem Solving/Critical thinking - ability to analyze information and see future impacts

Commitment to the job- Motivation from within oneself to stay focused and committed to a task.

Emotional Control-The ability to maintain a rational and objective demeanor when faced with stressful or emotional situations; a measure of self-composure in a difficult situation and the ability to act objectively, rather than impulsively or emotionally.

Communicate Effectively – can get messages across that have the desired effect, can clearly articulate an instruction or message, is able to understand communication from leaders and translate into day-today actions.

Personal Accountability-The ability to be responsible for the consequences of one’s own actions and decisions; taking responsibly for these decision and not shifting focus on blame or poor performance somewhere else or on others.

Initiative-The ability to direct one’s energies towards the completion of a goal, without an external catalyst; the ability to initiate actions based on one’s own interpretation or understanding of a situation.







Bonduelle Fresh Americas is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in hiring individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to create a workforce that truly reflects our communities. All applicants will receive consideration. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to veterans and individuals with disabilities for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other legally protected status or special needs during the application process and employment. If you need assistance, please contact us at (626) 856-8686 or