Sanitation Technician

3:00pm - 1:00am

Join the Mikesell’s Family!


Integrity ~ Dedication ~ Ownership ~ Collaboration ~ Respect

Mikesell’s has been a family-owned business for over 100 years.

We take pride in our continuing tradition of producing delicious potato chips cooked in premium oil and in making and distributing other quality snacks.

● Are you ready for a career?

● Do you have an interest in learning manufacturing procedures and processes?

● Are you a go-getter who wants to continue to advance and grow your skills in a variety of areas?

● Do you want to make a difference and contribute to the rich history of Mikesell’s Potato Chips?

Job Responsibilities

• Removes packaging machine scales if necessary. Uses air hoses to remove excess product and cleans all scales and machines.

• Uses air hoses to remove excess product and cleans conveyors in packaging area.

• Carries out all trash and places in trash compactor.

• Places recyclable cardboard in cardboard baler and safely and correctly operates baler.

• Cleans excess dirt from floor using air hose and broom and places dirt in trash can.

• Washes product barrels using soap solution and scrub brush. Rinses with water hose.

• Scrubs catwalk floor using soap solution and push broom. Rinses using mop.

• Cleans pack-off conveyors by wiping with degreaser.

• Wipes down the outside of packaging machines using degreaser.

• Performs various duties such as cleaning fans, box line, and walls and other duties as assigned.

• While sanitizing the cooking area: 

Pipes oil through filter and into storage tanks, rinses out fryer with water hose, draining water, squeegees excess water out of fryer and pipes oil back into fryer.

Sprays equipment with watering with destoners, peelers, conveyors, slicing area, wash tanks.

o Pulls out seasoner and low-level feeder, takes apart auger, then sprays with water. Removes excess water and moves equipment back into place.

o Boils out fryer using cleaning solution which is piped into fryer. Operates fryer at prescribed temperature to circulate solution through the fryer and the tubes in the heat exchanger. Releases solution, rinses fryer with water hose and neutralizer solution. Rinses again and replaces oil in fryer, then brings oil up to prescribed temperature.

• Keeps work area clean by picking up trash, sweeping floor, etc. • Meet efficiency goals as determined.

• Ability to perform preventative maintenance tasks.

• Special projects and other duties as assigned.

Join the Mikesell's Family Now!

• $15.00 - $17.00 Hourly (weekly pay)

• 3pm-1am 

• On-the-job training

• Advancement opportunity

• Really great benefits, including health, dental, and vision insurance, 401k, promotional opportunities, regular increases and more

• Be a part of the team that makes your favorite chips and snacks!!

Mikesell’s Snack Food Company recruits, hires, trains, promotes, and transfers applicants/associates based on their own abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Any type of harassment, including but not limited to, sexual, ethnic, or racial harassment by another associate, manager, or persons doing business with Mikesell's Snack Food Company will not be tolerated.

Mikesell's Snack Food Company will recruit, hire, train, promote, transfer, layoff, or terminate associates based on their own abilities, achievements and experience without regard to sex, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran, marital or citizen status or sexual orientation.