Sanitation Generalist or Specialist

Job Title: Sanitation Generalist or Specialist

***GRAVEYARD SHIFT 9:00 PM – 5:30 AM***


Responsible for timely start-up of the Manufacturing Department and making sure Ruiz is in compliance with all USDA pre-operational inspections.


  • Perform all preliminary general cleaning functions, including sweeping and picking up grounds, pressure washing floors, and pre-rinsing and rinsing vertical surfaces, strictly adhering to company cleaning and safety procedures by following all cleaning sequences.
  • Clean various types of equipment with Chlormate portable foam cleaning system, strictly adhering to related procedures.
  • Inspect each area and piece of equipment cleaned to ensure a thorough cleaning job has been accomplished, scrubbing any areas that have not been adequately cleaned.
  • Apply mineral oil, by sprayer, on appropriate equipment.
  • Clean and sanitize all tools in a thorough manner, including broom heads, mop heads, brushes, squeegee heads, and scrub pads.
  • Sanitize and rinse operations department equipment on an hourly basis, ensuring sanitation procedures are followed carefully.
  • Perform cleaning duties throughout the plant; sweep, mop and dry floors, pick-up trash and organize wipe down.


  • High school diploma/GED preferred.
  • Must have the ability to work under general supervision; understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
  • Minimum of two years of experience in a Sanitation environment preferred.
  • Forklift Operator experience a plus.
  • Must be able to use hand tools to assemble and disassemble equipment for cleaning.
  • Good understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) and USDA procedures.
  • Must be willing to work weekends and overtime as needed.
  • Capable of working in a steamy and wet environment.


How To Apply

Send Resume To:
Human Resources
501 South Alta Ave
P.O. Box 37
Dinuba, CA 93618
Fax to (559) 591-1593
E-mail resume as a word attachment to: [email protected]

Ruiz Foods is an equal opportunity employer.
EOE: Male, Female, Vets, Disabled (M/F/V/D).
Ruiz Foods enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.

El Monterey®, Tornados®, and Ruiz 4 Kids® are trademarks owned by Ruiz Food Products, Inc., registered in the United States and other countries. Artisan Bistro®, Three Bold Brothers™, and Not Your Nonna's™ are trademarks owned by Ruiz Brands LLC, registered in the United States and other countries, and licensed for use by Ruiz Food Products, Inc.