• Sanitation Associate

    Mom's MealsGrinnell, IA 50112

    Job #1421237167

  • Sanitation Associate

    Grinnell, IA

    Type: Regular Full-Time

    Job ID: 2021-2202

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    About Us

    CCPA Notice


    Position Summary

    Overnight 3rd Shift Sanitation Associates will clean facility and equipment to meet internal Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures (SSOP) and ensure FDA & USDA standards. The primary focus is doing a deep clean on machines to ensure they pass pre-op inspection each morning. Some team members will focus on a particular area. Most will work Monday-Friday nights but a few will work Sunday-Thursday nights.

    Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to

    • Responsible for deep clean of wide variety of machinery so they will pass morning inspection

    • Must properly break down and clean all production machinery and equipment

    • Review and follow internal Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures (SSOPs), as well as, FDA & USDA standards

    • Clean and sanitize all belts, surfaces, machines, and lines

    • Mop and squeegee floors, wipe down walls, etc. in production areas

    • Occasionally may use a ladder or scissor lift to reach and clean higher levels

    • Remove trash and cardboard and transport waste outside to trash compactor and receptacles

    • Properly use and maintain cleaning chemicals

    • Help with general housekeeping and organization

    • Follow & encourage other to follow all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)

    • May help clean and maintain bathrooms, hand wash stations, or other general areas (e.g., break room, etc.)

    • May help clean around exterior of the building or put down salt in the winder as needed

    • May help in dishroom or other areas as needed


    Required Skills & Experience

    • Observation and initiative skills

    • Good communication skills

    • Attention to detail as sanitation programs are key to preventing listeria, ecoli, and other potential bacteria problems

    • Willingness to cross-train and help in other areas as needed

    • Demonstrate behaviors consistent with our Core Values: Teamwork, Relentlessly Dependable, Appreciation & Respect, Innovation & Constant Improvement, and Nourishing Our Customers

    Preferred Skills & Experience

    • Previous food sanitation experience a plus

    Physical Requirements

    • Regularly required to use hands to feel, grab, or operate objects, tools, and controls while reaching with hands and arms

    • Frequently required to stand, communicate, and listen

    • Occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel or crouch

    • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

    • Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

    • Able to perform repetitive movements

    • Able to work in variable temperatures (cold/hot)

    About Us

    Company Overview

    Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 20 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.


    Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

    CCPA Notice

    Effective Date: January 9, 2021

    Last Reviewed Date: September 1, 2020

    PurFoods, LLC and our affiliated companies (" PurFoods ," " we ," or " us ") are committed to protecting your privacy and are providing the following details regarding how we collect and use the personal information of California residents who are PurFoods employees, independent contractors, job applicants, owners, directors or officers (and their emergency contacts and recipients of employment benefits) (each a " California Employee ").

    We are providing this information under the California Consumer Privacy Act. Please read this Privacy Notice to California Employees carefully and provide it to your emergency contacts and recipients of employment benefits.

    PurFoods may collect the following categories of personal information:

    • Identifiers, such as name, contact information, online identifiers and Social Security numbers and other government-issued ID numbers;

    • Personal information, as defined in the California customer records law, such as name, contact information, education information, employment history, financial information and medical and medical insurance information;

    • Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law, such as sex, age, race, religion, national origin, disability, medical conditions and information, citizenship, immigration status, request for leave and marital status;

    • Biometric information, such as fingerprints;

    • Internet or network activity information, such as browsing history and interactions with our and other websites and systems;

    • Geolocation data, such as device location, vehicle location and IP location;

    • Audio, electronic, visual, and similar information, such as photographs or audio or video recordings created in connection with our business activities;

    • Professional or employment-related information, such as work history, prior employer, information relating to references, details of qualifications, skills and experience, human resources data, and data necessary for benefits and related administration services;

    • Inferences drawn from any of the Personal Information listed above to create a profile or summary about, for example, an individual's preferences and characteristics.

    We use California Employee personal information for the purposes of operating, managing, and maintaining our business, managing our workforce, and accomplishing our business purposes and objectives, including for example, using personal information to:

    • Manage workforce activities and personnel generally, including for recruitment, background screening, performance management, career development, payments administration, employee training, leaves and promotions;

    • Perform identity verification, accounting, audit, and other internal functions, such as internal investigations;

    • Administer hiring, promotion, and discipline;

    • Manage payroll, wages, tax forms and filing, expense reimbursements, and other awards such as stock options, stock grants and bonuses, and provide healthcare, pensions, savings plans and other benefits;

    • Calculate insurance and other employee benefits;

    • Notify family members in case of an emergency;

    • Maintain and secure our facilities, equipment, systems, and infrastructure;

    • Protect the health and safety of our workforce and others, and conduct risk and security control and monitoring;

    • Conduct research, analytics, and data analysis to assist in planning succession and to ensure business continuity, as well as to design employee retention programs and diversity initiatives;

    • Provide an efficient means for personnel to obtain the contact information of their colleagues so they may contact them;

    • Monitor use of IT infrastructure, internet access, and electronic communication for unauthorized, unlawful, or inappropriate use;

    • Record phone calls for training, quality assurance, and legal compliance purposes;

    • Operate and manage IT and communications systems and facilities, allocate company assets and human resources, and undertake strategic planning and project management;

    • Obtain legal advice and establish, exercise or defend legal rights, and act on collection and discovery requests in the context of litigation, government investigations or regulatory audits or inquiries; and

    • Comply with law, legal process, investigations, internal policies and other requirements such as income tax deductions, monitoring, record-keeping and reporting obligations.

    We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Notice to California Employees at our discretion and at any time. When we make changes to this Privacy Notice to California Employees, we will post the updated notice on this webpage with a new "Last Updated" date.