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Russell Stover Candies Mogul Operator in Iola, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11353874 We are currently seeking Mogul Operators in our Kitchen department on 1st Shift for our 12 hour crew.Typical work week will be Monday thru Wednesday and Thursday thru Saturday, with 36 hours worked.Will be paid for 40 and able to volunteer for more.Typical hours are 3:00am - 3:30pm.This crew will rotate their schedule Quarterly. Rotating from Monday thru Wednesday to Thursday thru Saturday and then back again and so on. Our tradition of handcrafting quality chocolates in small batches begins with our Candy Makers. Using recipes that started in the kitchen of Mrs. Stover, our Candy Makers make everything from chocolate, caramels, creams and fruit and nut centers. All work is done with a focus on quality and safety. The key responsibilities of this role include but are not limited to:Operates and maintains machinery, equipment and tools in a safe and proficient manner according to standards, guidelines and instructions.Sets up equipment, observes process and activity in area or on line. Ensures product meets specifications per RSC requirements.Performs maintenance as required. Must have ability to read scales, rules, tapes and thermometers.Must be able to read and understand product/quality specifications established by RSC for each product and recognize deviations from those specifications.Must be able to read and understand formulas/recipes and measurements.Responsible for monitoring candy weight, quality and production rates.Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of the machine.Responsible for machine condition and communicating any issues with the machine to the supervisor.Requires repeated bending, lifting, stooping and climbing up and down stairs. Also requires, heavy lifting.Must be able to understand and complete paperwork accurately. Must have good record keeping ability.Conform to rules.May be assigned other jobs by plant management as required.TO BE CONSIDERED AN APPLICANT FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SHOW HOW YOU MEET THE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS OUTLINED IN THE REQUIREMENTSBasic Job QualificationsMust be 18 years of age or olderAble to read and understand recipesPossess basic math skillsAble to read and write in EnglishAble to lift up to 50 lbs. Able to routinely and frequently stand, stoop, bend and lift overhead during a 10 hour shiftAble to stand on hard surfaces for the duration of a 10 hour shiftPreferred QualificationsHigh school diploma or GEDExperience working in a commercial kitchenExperience working in a manufacturing environmentCompany DescriptionFounded in 1923, Russell Stover Chocolates is the largest producer of fine boxed chocolates in the United States. It began in Denver, Colorado as a candy business in the home of Russell and Clara Stover. The original candy, marketed as Mrs. Stover's Bungalow Candies , changed 20 years later to Russell Stover Candies. The three principles of quality, service and value allow Russell Stover to remain Only the Finest .Russell Stover Chocolates has sales in all 50 states and Canada. We operate 35 company-owned retail shops throughout the United States and at over 70,000 drug stores, card and gift shops, grocery stores, department stores and retails stores. In September 2014, Russell Stover Candies was acquired by Lindt and Spr ngli, a Swiss based international conglomerate sold in more than 80 countries with production sites in Europe and the US, distributing on four continents.Employment by Russell Stover Chocolates is contingent upon I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification, and satisfactory reference and background checks.Russell Stover Chocolates is an EOE/MINORITY/FEMALE/VET/DISABLED/ employer.