Sanitation Laborer (RELOCATION PROVIDED)
Lamb Weston

Hermiston, Oregon

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Job Description Summary
This position is assigned to various geographic locations within the Plant, for the purpose of maintaining clean and sanitary machinery, floor areas, miscellaneous equipment, and belts.
This position will perform tasks that include, but are not limited to; shoveling and sweeping for long periods of time, lifting and emptying waste product, scrubbing walls, ceilings and equipment and must have the agility and stamina to use cleaning chemicals, ladders, high pressure guns, air hoses, and hot water units in a safe manner.
This position will also, at times, be required to perform tasks not directly related to sanitation under the direction of shift supervision and sanitation lead.
This position will obey all safety and GMP regulations, procedures, and practices set by the Company and Sanitation Department.

Job Description

• Maintains safe work practices at all times and participates at all times and participates in safety programs.

• Clean equipment using established procedures, provided tools and training.

• Clean floors and maintain good housekeeping in area.

• Mix and use cleaning chemicals according to established procedures.

• Maintain a safe work area through adherence to safety rules and reporting of hazardous conditions.

• Other related duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Additional Responsibilities:

• Thorough knowledge of cleaning agents, their uses, mixtures, hazards and first aid procedures.

• Must have understanding of various chemicals associated with Hazardous Chemical Program.

• Adhere to all company rules, policies, and/or procedures concerning work, GMP's and safety

Job Qualifications


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty 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 essential functions.

  • Must have good communication skills oral and written.
  • Must be able to climb stairs and ladders.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods at a time.
  • Must have the manual dexterity and ability to safely use cleaning equipment.
  • Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in adverse conditions (i.e. extreme cold and heat, extreme wet, within closed surroundings).
  • Must pass a 30 shift Sanitation training period composed of two phases:
    • Practical Performance
    • Written Examination


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.

Language Skills

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English. Ability to write accurate information on simple forms in English. Ability to effectively present or listen to information in one-on-one and small group situations with all other employees of the organization in English

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to understand basic directions and carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Good decision-making and troubleshooting are necessary.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position will work on ground, catwalks, ladders and potentially man lifts. Candidate must be able to withstand high temperatures and humidity. Conditions may sometimes be wet and slippery due to the constant use of sanitation chemicals and water. The ability to stand, walk, ascend and descend stairs is a must for anyone interested in this position.

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