Van Leeuwen Ice Cream is hiring full-time Sanitation Associates to join our team based out of our Brooklyn production facility. This is a great opportunity for a highly experienced individual to work closely with the fast growing team of Van Leeuwen Ice Cream as we embark on our next stage of growth. The ideal candidate is someone who has previous sanitation experience (in food manufacturing a plus), high attention to detail, and loves working in a team environment. The hours for this position are 10 pm - 6 am, Monday - Friday. 

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES 

    • Assists in the sanitation function within all the ice cream operations
    • Responsible for the sanitary condition of the plant with oversight of supervisor, ensuring good sanitation practices and cost-effective programs
    • Follows all sanitation policies, programs and procedures toward the objective of producing ice cream products free of extraneous material and bacterial
    • Responsible for ensuring and maintaining a food-safe environment through compliance with all requirements of programs/policies for Food Safety, Good Manufacturing Practices, HACCP, Quality, Workplace Safety, OSHA, Environmental, and as required by Plant, Company, Local, State and Federal mandates or programs 

      JOB REQUIREMENTS

        • High School Diploma/GED preferred
        • 1-2 years of experience in a food/beverage manufacturing setting
        • Specialized or technical training which may be obtained in specialized food industry institutions or equivalent work experience
        • A combination of education, training and experience that results in demonstrated competency to perform the work may be substituted
        • Good organizational and communication skills
        • Ability to lift 50+ lbs
        • Ability to stand for long periods of time (8+ hours)