Ajinomoto Toyo Frozen Noodles
When you apply to this position you will be considered for a number of critical positions at Ajinomoto Foods North America.
Food Production Associate
The Production Associate is responsible for packing bagged products into boxes and/or stacking cases onto pallets. Essential functions include but are not limited to inspecting, monitoring, and communicating problems with equipment or product to the Lead. This is a very physical job that requires repetitive movement and heavy lifting.
Duties include cleaning office areas as assigned, sweeping and maintaining all walkways, emptying wastebaskets and ashtrays, and replenishing supplies as needed. May also be responsible for cleaning and maintaining organization in the production area including the dumpster area behind the building. This is a very physical job that requires repetitive movement and heavy lifting.
Duties include setting up cooking equipment at the beginning of a shift, following recipes accurately, cooking ingredients, inspecting and recognizing defective product, performing safe operation of various machinery, maintaining Production and Quality reports, and breaking down equipment at the end of shift for sanitation. This is a very physical job that requires repetitive movement and heavy lifting.
Duties include effectively and efficiently performing the safe operation of various types of machinery, starting up & breaking down at the beginning and end of all production shifts, and troubleshooting effectively in order to minimize production down time. This is a very physical job that requires repetitive movement and heavy lifting.
Duties include receiving and unloading materials from trucks, verifying delivered goods against PO, entering data into company inventory system, and picking orders based on manufacturing order. Equipment used will include stand-up forklifts, electric pallet jacks, manual pallet jacks, and RF scanners. This is a very physical job that requires repetitive movement and heavy lifting.
Duties include having limited supervisory responsibilities over approximately 15-25 line workers, training new hires, assembling and packaging product, assigning workers to work stations, monitoring production and adjusting work assignments, supplying material and machine operation, providing limited maintenance and referring extensive machine repair to maintenance personnel, assisting other leads in scheduling and control of people and material, monitoring and expediting flow of materials during production and maintaining production inventory of materials. This is a very physical job that requires repetitive movement and heavy lifting.
Drug Free Workplace
Due to Ajinomoto being a manufacturing environment with heavy machinery, we are a drug-free workplace. If offered a position with our company, you will be required to submit a drug test within 72 hours of the offer. Failing a drug test will result in the offer being rescinded and the candidate being ineligible for hire for a 6-month period. Marijuana is included in our drug tests.
Shift start: 5:30AM
Shift length: 8 hours
Monday – Saturday
Health, dental, vision insurance – available after 1 days
Paid time off
Must pass drug screen (cannabis excluded)
Can lift 50 lbs
Must be at least 18+ years old
About Ajinomoto Toyo Frozen Noodles
Ajinomoto Toyo Frozen Noodles produces frozen noodle products for the US market from our production facility in Portland. Ajinomoto is bringing the essence of Ajinomoto good taste to America. At a time when more and more Americans are discovering the pleasure of Japanese and other Asian cuisines, we re serving up an ever-wider selection of authentic ingredients as well as pre-prepared appetizers, snacks and entrees that are as convenient as they are healthful and delicious.