Sanitation Worker in Tonawanda, NY at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 11/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


NY Tonawanda

Job Type:

Production Sanitation

Job Posting Title:

Sanitation Worker

Job Description:

Specific Job Duties & Tasks:

Notify Management of any suspicious personnel or incidents occurring that relate to plant security. Be self-motivated and be a self-starter. Able to work in a fast paced environment, managing multiple tasks and priorities, to work effectively under strict time constraints. Notifies Supervision of any repairs or adjustments that are required. Understands, observes, and complies with the handling and usage of the color-coded container policy. Strong knowledge and understanding of cleaning systems. Strong knowledge and understanding of SSOP’s. and Work Instructions Strong knowledge and understanding of the definition “Dry Clean”. Strong knowledge and understanding of the definition “Wet Clean”. “COP” “CIP” Strong knowledge and understanding of the definition “Allergen Clean”. Knowledge in Chemical Safety and working with caustic and acid cleaners. Ability to mix chemicals to the exact dilution and conduct titrations. Ability to read and understand all SDS’s. Ability to read and document all cleaning steps on the attribute sheets. Sweep and mopping all floors in all plant areas including outside warehouse. Cleaning ovens which includes climbing ladders, mopping tops, cleaning sides, sweeping, and mopping aisles. Cleaning and washing down mixing department which includes cleaning pipes, mixers, machinery, hoppers, fans, etc. Cleaning conveyor area which includes cleaning rollers, belts, band cleaners, machinery, etc. Cleaning packaging department which includes blowing out and washing peters machines, belts, conveyors, and other related machinery Cleaning bathrooms, break rooms, racks, outside grounds, silos, tanks, offices, lift trucks, forklifts, garage doors, windows, etc.  Cleaning outside grounds, shoveling snow and salting. Ability to drive and operate a floor scrubber. Certified to operate hand trucks and forklifts, scissor lifts (if necessary) Any reasonable request from your supervisor and/or lead. Practicing safety procedures related to the position. Comply with SOP’s Standards Conforming to all HACCP rules associated with the position. Following all GMPS.

Basic Skills Required:

  • Teamwork
  • Listening
  • Effective communication – both written and verbal

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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