Production Associate

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 1515 Open Street, Brooklyn Park, MD 21226, USA
  • 05/03/2021
Full time Manufacturing Skilled Labor Warehouse Welding

Job Description

Experience a more stable production career with consistent hours and steady paycheck. Imagine getting paid to learn in demand skills through excellent training programs to help you advance in your career. Earn attendance and safety bonuses on top of excellent pay and benefits with a leading essential manufacturer that supports the food industry.

We are looking for a Plant Production Associates to join our Baltimore, MD team on 2nd and 3rd shift. Take advantage of this career with Valley Proteins where you will enjoy where you work and who you work with.

2nd shift is 2:30pm-11:00pm and 3rd shift is 10:30pm-7:00am

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay - $700-800/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 training for your role. 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 work unsupervised to complete tank repairs in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ability to read and write to understand safety training and maintain work records.
  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing setting is preferred.
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication, cutting, and welding is preferred but is not required.

Essential Functions

  • Use cleaning equipment and chemicals to prepare tanks for refurbishing.
  • Perform repairs to grease tanks and lids to make them road ready for raw material customers.
  • Maintain clean and organized work area.
  • Report any issues to the Transportation Manager about repair problems with the tanks for possible changes to make them safer.

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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.