Current Openings

Extrusion Technician

Job Number:

Department: Production

Location: Frontenac, KS

Description:

LOCATION:

1601 W. McKay Street, Frontenac, KS 66763

POSITION SUMMARY:

Work in extrusion and operate equipment to produce dry pet food.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work in extrusion and operate equipment to produce dry pet food.
  • Follow all company Safety Rules and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s).
  • Produce high quality products in a safe and healthful manner.
  • Assigned shift attendance is required. Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Assist fellow employees as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the duties and functions of the position.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Two years of Extrusion or Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment is highly preferred
  • Two years forklift operation in a manufacturing environment is highly preferred

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Must be able to read and write English
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, GMP’s, and general instructions
  • Good communication skills are required

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Be able to lift 50 pounds on a routine basis
  • Push/Pull up to 100 pounds on a routine basis
  • Be able to climb and work in extreme heat or cold and on scaffolding at very high elevations

Please send a resume or completed application to Frontenac – frontenacjobs@diamondpet.com.

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