Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0342
Title Packaging Associate I
Job Family Operations-Cheese
Job Status Full-Time
Location Wyocena
City Wyocena
State WI
Schedule 5:30 pm-4:00 am
  • Under close or general supervision of the Team Manager and/or Team Leaders, perform basic operation of assigned packaging equipment machine(s) and related computer systems.  Accountable to ensure finished products meet Grande quality and safety standards.
  • Work is usually of a repetitive nature and involves one product line as scheduled.
  • Ensure continuous flow of product and monitor for proper positioning, spacing, sealing, and correct codes/labels.  Seek appropriate resources (Leaders/Managers) as needed to correct and prevent issues in a timely manner.
  • Perform visual inspection for any defects and rework or discard defective products based on procedures.
  • Setup, calibrate, and perform minor maintenance to the packaging equipment.
  • Complete required paperwork, logs, and computer systems for inventory accuracy.
  • Operate, inspect and maintain forklifts.
  • Maintain a clean working area by performing general sanitation of the equipment to keep the work area pathogen free
  • Complete all required documentation, recordkeeping, and reporting as required by law and/or regulatory agencies, (i.e. DNR, DOL, EEOC, FDA, IMS, OSHA, SQF, USDA, WDA, etc.). 
  • Follow all SAFETY (food & workplace) policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as requested or required.
  • Follow all company policies and procedures.
  • Follow government standards and regulations.
  • Provide back-up relief as needed


  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Prior related work experience and/or training in a food manufacturing industry preferred.
  • Basic math, reading, and writing skills
  • Ability to follow instructions/policies/procedures in written, verbal, or diagram form


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