Sanitation Lead

Job Title: Sanitation Lead


  • $21 – $25/hr (DOE)


  • Oversee Team Member performance and trains all new team members.
  • Verify chemical inventory and perform chemical testing on a daily basis.
  • Verify that SOPs are being followed.
  • Inspects equipment for conformity to federal and state sanitation laws and plant standards.
  • Direct and assign cleaning of equipment and work areas.
  • Inspects premises for unsanitary practices and conditions.
  • Interprets company policies to team members and enforces safety regulations.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists team members in solving work problems.
  • Confers with supervisor to coordinate activities for the department.
  • Perform inspections on plant equipment, create proper documentation and release the various areas on a timely manner.
  • Assist the Sanitation supervisor with special projects as needed.


  • High School Diploma and minimum of two years’ experience in food manufacturing or related Sanitation experience preferred.
  • Knowledgeable of position responsibilities.
  • Ability to communicate well with all levels and proven leadership abilities.
  • Knowledge of chemicals and their application preferred.
  • Knowledge in HACCP, GMP(s), SOP(s) and Food Safety Principles required.
  • Must be able to work directly with the Quality Assurance department & USDA.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.


  • Preferred: 2 years: Food Manufacturing or Sanitation experience

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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.

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