Plant Production Associate

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 687 Cleck Road, Mifflintown, PA 17059, USA
  • 01/17/2020
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Are you a driven professional that prides yourself on your work ethic and desire to move forward in your career? Take advantage of this career with an established, successful organization that will provide you with a greater sense of accomplishment and room to grow.

We are looking for Plant Production Associates to join our 1st and 2nd shift Mifflintown, PA teams. This is a pivotal role where you will be responsible for assisting with the smooth operation of all plant related activities.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay - $600-$700/week
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Training and growth – You will receive intensive training for your role with a dedicated trainer. Skilled performers are taught how to operate other machines around the facility.
  • Advancement Opportunities– We are always looking for key players motivated to move up to higher level roles.

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • Ability to read and write
  • Ability to climb stairs and silos frequently
  • Ability to stand for entire shift and work overhead
  • Experience in an industrial environment a plus

Essential Functions

  • General plant labor.
  • Housekeeping, hosing down floors, moping, sweeping, emptying trash, picking up trash, etc
  • Shovel and clean up spills in the plant.
  • Keep barrels emptied of trash and product.
  • Clean equipment from top to bottom.
  • Help unstop screw conveyors.
  • Cut plastic and product off of screw.
  • Keep floor drains cleaned out and covers on drains.
  • Paint as directed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.