Production Laborer in Centre Hall at Hanover Foods

Date Posted: 3/30/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Production / Entree


1st  (7am-3pm)

2nd  (3pm-11pm)

3rd  (11pm-7am)

Job Title:

Production Laborer

Basic Function: 

This position will perform a variety of cleaning, general labor functions throughout the Production & Entrée Departments as staffing needs require and possibly on different shifts

Scope of Responsibility: 

Perform and learn all aspects of the Production and Entrée operations, line flow and set up for different products.

Specialized Knowledge and Experience: 

  • 0-1 years’ experience in an industrial food industry.

  • Ability to read, write and understand the English language and have general skills to satisfactorily complete job requirements. 

  • Ability to communicate clearly.

  • Ability to work well with all types of people including fellow employees and management.

  • Must pay attention to detail and be accurate and efficient in record keeping. 

Job Requirements

  1. Stacking boxes of product on pallets and shrink wrapping for storage.

  2. Inspecting finished product for quality and proper labeling.

  3. Packaging finished product into boxes or totes, inspecting pallets, boxes and totes for defective units not to be used and placing poly liners in totes and assuring proper weights or stacking and shrink wrapping for storage as needed. 

  4. Learn line flow, set up and production of many products of the Production Department.

  5. Clean machinery and work areas as applicable.

  6. Keep work areas clean in accordance with good housekeeping practices.

  7. Responsible for following food safety, legality and quality policies and procedures within the scope of the job responsibilities such as: GMP’s, food safety, product quality, food security, etc.

  8. Perform various checks and paperwork throughout your shift ensuring accuracy and clearly legible hand writing.

  9. Position requires the physical ability to lift up to 80 pounds occasionally.

  10. Adheres to all common safety practices and rules; including the wearing of proper PPE.

  11. Adheres to plant hygiene standards to ensure high product integrity.

  12. Performs other duties as assigned by leads and supervisor.


  • Hanover Foods Corporation offers a comprehensive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug and discount Vision.

  • 401K Retirement Plan with Matching

  • Paid Holidays

  • Personal Holidays (upon completion of probationary period.)

  • Vacation (after 1 year of employment)

  • Short Term Disability

  • Life Insurance

  • Performance based increases

  • Shift differentials for hours physically worked on other shifts.

  • Overtime Opportunities 

Hours are not always guaranteed based on various things such as Production, Availability, Company Needs.

Wage progression and Benefit cost, will be discussed during interview

Hanover Foods Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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