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Sanitation Worker, Overnight, Fresh Kitchen – Dacula

Location: Dacula, GA
Job ID: 29295BR
Department: Dacula Fresh Kitchen
Working Hours: 4:00pm - 2:30am; rotating days
Pay Frequency: Weekly
Date Posted: Jul 01, 2024

$30 - 41k
Full Time - Regular


Responsibilities include:

  • Emptying support and high volume production waste containers and removing all palletized production waste
  • Cleaning outside areas such as parking lot, outside break areas, windows, and around dumpsters
  • Cleaning break rooms, restrooms, offices, conference rooms, locker rooms, windows, doors and hallways of the plant/facility daily
  • Maintaining floors in all non-production areas such as rest rooms, break rooms, hallways and conference rooms which may include stripping, waxing, buffing, mopping, dusting, sweeping and vacuuming
  • Using cleaning chemicals and equipment that require personal protective equipment
  • Stocking supplies, taking inventory, and preparing weekly supply orders
  • Organizing and maintaining housekeeping closets
  • Assisting in preparing and sorting recycle materials, and
  • Assisting in other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

The required qualifications for this position include:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must demonstrate excellent work habits in line with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
  • Must demonstrate safe working habits
  • Must have good human relations skills (the ability to work well with others and be a team player)
  • Must be able to work any shift, nights, weekends, holidays, and extended hours
  • Must have excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Must be able to work with chemicals and industrial cleaners
  • Must be able to lift in excess of 50 pounds frequently
  • Must be willing to assist other team members in other areas
  • Must be able to perform steady and productive work for an extended period of time
  • Must be able to work efficiently with little or no supervision
  • Must be able to follow detailed written and verbal instructions
  • Must possess basic math skills
  • Must be able to communicate effectively
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must show enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work and
  • Must show a commitment to Publix and our mission.
  • Must have basic volume and weight knowledge
  • Must have mechanical skills and abilities
  • Must show enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work, and
  • A commitment to Publix and our mission.


  • 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 do not use your Publix email address when applying. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive a confirmation email.

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

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