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CIP Valve and Pump Operator, AM, Dairy – Atlanta

Location: Dacula, GA
Job ID: 28731BR
Department: ATL Dairy
Working Hours: 6:00am - 2:30pm; Rotating days
Pay Frequency: Weekly
Date Posted: May 06, 2024

$40 - 56k
Full Time - Regular


  • Maintaining sanitary equipment and environment for production of food products
  • Operating, monitoring, and understanding the CIP systems and COP systems
  • Manually and hand cleaning valve and equipment parts
  • Operating and maintaining equipment in the CIP room
  • Perform preventative maintenance on valve and pump equipment
  • Maintaining accurate written HACCP reports and preventative maintenance checklists
  • Responsible for organizing and structuring personal needs around the business to accomplish goals in an effort to meet deadlines
  • Coordinating with the Parts department to ensure that valve and pump equipment supplies are on hand

Required Qualifications

  • Good understanding of sanitation practices and principles, including manual and automated cleaning
  • Willing to work in a team environment as well as independently
  • Must have a demonstrated mechanical aptitude
  • Must have the ability to work at heights and in confined spaces
  • Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Must have the ability to climb ladders to access equipment
  • Willing to learn the manufacturing process such as process flows, dairy sciences, regulatory requirements, equipment, and control operation
  • Ability to read blueprints, mechanical drawings, schematics, etc.
  • Ability to work flexible days and hours
  • Must have basic mechanical ability
  • Basic computer, reading, and math skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to solve problems in the work area with little supervision
  • Ability to operate powered industrial equipment such as forklifts, scissorlifts, etc.

Additional Required Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health, dental and vision plans
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Visit our website to see all of our benefits: Benefits – Jobs (

Year End Bonus

To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay.

Additional Information

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* Please note that Publix will not sponsor any hire for this position for a visa or permanent residence.

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