Machine Operator

Job Title: Machine Operator

The Machine Operator operates and monitors machines and dough mixers in the bakery department for the production of tortillas with minimal interruption. Machines must operate at maximum efficiency producing products that meet all specifications with minimal waste. Adds ingredients & makes adjustments to mixers in order to maintain maximum production of dough. May perform other Bakery tasks and may be required to rotate into other activities and into other departments.


  • Operates and monitors machinery to ensure tortillas are produced according to company quality requirements and output
  • Monitors machinery to ensure tortillas are produced according to company quality requirements.
  • Adjust machine to ensure tortilla production output contains a minimal amount of out of specification product.
  • Operate machine in compliance with safety standards.
  • Perform safety inspection of machine before, during and after operation
  • Make adjustments to equipment as needed to production flowing without minimal interruption
  • Calculate weight and check against standards, report findings
  • Responsible for the general equipment cleaning.
  • Must perform machine & mixer operation with minimal waste.
  • Perform work in a fast pace environment and maintain production requirements
  • Maintain knowledge, understanding and adhere to safety policies, USDA, GMP’s, QA, HACCP, Sanitation rules and regulations, and company policies.
  • Operates and monitor dough mixers.
  • Adds ingredients necessary to produce dough
  • Uses tools to remove dough from mixer during production process
  • Regular and dependable attendance and punctuality is an essential function of this position.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • Must be able to communicate verbally and read and write in English.
  • Must pass company Math test with a 75% score or better.
  • Must possess basic knowledge of tool use.
  • Must go through internal training to be certified as Machine Operator.

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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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