Careers at Baumer Foods

Current Job Postings

Find out what it takes to become a part of the Baumer Team
Baumer Foods, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Below is a list of all current open positions and their requirements:

Maintenance Mechanic
Preparation Department
Process Sanitation Technician
Production Line Operator

Maintenance Mechanic

Night Shift
Reserve, LA 70084

Overview:
Maintain the plant and equipment in safe and efficient working order. Provide installation on any new equipment and basic remodeling needs.

Duties:
- Maintain the highest possible technical machine uptime for the production floor
- Set-up and repair production equipment in the most effective and efficient way possible to keep operations running seamlessly
- Track, order, and stock all necessary replacement parts for production equipment
- Train new maintenance employees
- Maintain a clean and organized work area
- Perform preventive maintenance on scheduled intervals
- Provide quick feedback to management on poor materials causing less than expected throughput
- Provide analysis or reporting on machine performance
- Proactively request plans and get the production line set-up
- Ensures all GMP and Safety programs are enforced and maintained
- Perform other duties as assigned
- Must be able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs

Requirements:
Must have mechanical, electrical, and trouble-shooting skills and experience.

Please download, print, and fill out this PDF job application.

Send completed applications to Email: hr@baumerfoods.com or fax to 504-483-1448; if you have a resumé please include that with the completed application.

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Preparation Department

Night Shift
Reserve, LA 70084

Overview:
Preparation Department employees are responsible for daily operations of equipment to produce high quality food products. Team members are expected to take an active role in the areas of safety, quality and productivity. Good communication, interpersonal and team building skills are essential.

Duties:
- Set up and operates power and manual machines
- Perform basic repairs when needed
- Must be able to follow a batch formula, in accordance to proper scaling of ingredients, following proper mixing instructions
- Identify out of code perishable ingredients
- Read and comprehend production documents, such as batch formulas
- Load and feed ingredients, as well as other supplies into machines
- Monitor a variety of functions and responds to problems as needed
- Provide sanitary assessment and cleaning of area assigned
- Must be able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs to set-up and process production
- Understand safety procedures
- Fill out batch formulas and productions sheets
- Insure that product meets quality standards
- Perform other duties as assigned

Please download, print, and fill out this PDF job application.

Send completed applications to Email: hr@baumerfoods.com or fax to 504-483-1448; if you have a resumé please include that with the completed application.

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Process Sanitation Technician

Night Shift-3rd Shift
Reserve, LA

Overview:
Ensure sanitation of Mash Tanks, Mix Tanks, Comitrols, Pulpers, Reserve Tanks, Ingredient Storage Tanks and transfer systems in the plant to company with Good Manufacturing Practices guidelines, government standards and internal microbiology specifications.

Duties:
- Responsible for cleaning, rinsing, and sanitizing food product lines
- Ensure that cleaning standards meet and or exceed expectations
- Use proper cleaning and sanitizing chemicals
- Works efficiently with others to complete cleaning schedule
- Operate powered cleaning equipment that may include scissor lifts, power washer, foam applicators, steamers, automatic compactors, and various non-mechanized equipment
- Preforms plant cleaning as prescribed by the Master Sanitation Schedule
- Maintains General housekeeping in all areas of plant
- Able to read MSDS/SDS information and use chemical cleaning agents in a manner consistent with the manufacturer's recommendations
- Participate in training opportunities
- Safely use and dispose of cleaning agents and chemicals
- Self-directed with the ability to work independently, highly-motivated and must be able to follow directions well
- Detailed-orientated, dependable, trustworthy, and able to carry out tasks in a timely and accurate manner
- Mechanical ability to work safely with proper tools to disassemble pumps, valves, and storage tanks to perform sanitation as required.

Requirements:
- Experience in a food manufacturing operation
- Familiar with GMP's and SQF requirements
- Must be able to endure long periods of standing, walking, and sufficient physical strength and ability to push, pull, lift, and carry up to 55 lbs
- Must be able to read, write and understand instructions, warnings, labels, SDS's and posting in English effectively
- Minimum: High School diploma is required
- Associate degree or Bachelor's degree is preferred
- Additional requirements:
- Must successfully complete skills assessment testing for the following areas:
- Reading Comprehension
- Industrial Mathematics
- Mechanical Aptitude
- Personal interviews with key plant management

Please download, print, and fill out this PDF job application.

Send completed applications to Email: hr@baumerfoods.com or fax to 504-483-1448; if you have a resum? please include that with the completed application.

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Production Line Operator

Day Shift
Reserve, LA 70084

Overview:
Production employees are responsible for daily operation of packing equipment to product high quality food products. Team members are expected to take active roles in the areas of safety, quality and productivity. Good communication, interpersonal and team building skills are essential.

Duties:
- Sets up and operates power and manual machines
- Loads and feeds packaging materials and other supplies into machines
- Monitors a variety of functions and responds to problems as needed
- Provides sanitary assessment and cleaning of area assigned
- Must be able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs to set-up and process production
- Ability to understand safety procedures
- Perform other duties as assined

Please download, print, and fill out this PDF job application.

Send completed applications to Email: hr@baumerfoods.com or fax to 504-483-1448; if you have a resumé please include that with the completed application.

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