DuPont Equipment Sanitation Technician in St. Joseph, Missouri

Equipment Sanitation Technician (Job Number: 017714W-01)


DuPont is a global Fortune 100 company. We are looking for people who have a passion for delivering innovative, sustainable solutions that meet our customer needs for a better, healthier, safer life.

DuPont offers an exciting place to work where thousands of innovations are introduced every year. You will have opportunities for growth through involvement in various dynamic industries from high-tech to high-performance; including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation, and apparel.

DuPont's St. Joseph site is seeking an Equipment Sanitation Technician.

This is a second shift position. The hours are 3:30 p.m. to midnight. There is potential overtime including weekends.

Responsible for performing all master equipment sanitation assignments under the direction of the Sanitation Lead.


The essential functions of this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist in the development and improvement of a master equipment sanitation program and procedures.

  • Sanitizes all equipment using the appropriate cleaners and documents the process and schedule.

  • Uses appropriate sterilization techniques to make equipment food contact ready.

  • Must possess and exhibit good verbal communication skills to communicate with all departments and coworkers to alert management of problems or needs to ensure proper continuous operations.

  • Must understand and follow procedures of the department for the proper use of the department's equipment.

  • Utilize HACCP philosophy and procedures in everyday work routine.

  • Able to properly follow and record or sign off master sanitation schedule and food safety inspections.

  • Must operate a forklift during the work day in a safe manner.

Must understand and follow Good Manufacturing Practices for the care, handling and storage of food products; and report any known or observed violations to management


Job Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Two years of experience in a food service or industrial manufacturing environment.

  • Must be able to operate moderately complex cleaning equipment, stretch and bend to perform duties adequately.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis.

  • Must wear appropriate clothing, safety glasses and gloves when needed.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Food Manufacturing experience

  • Production line experience

Primary Location: NA-United States-Missouri-St. Joseph

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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