Production Worker

Great American Deli   Ooltewah, TN   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on April 28, 2021

**Starting Pay: 1st Shift $14/hr and 2nd Shift $16/hr

**$250 signing bonus after first 30 days of employment!

Hiring Full-time & Part-time: Flexible work schedule


Responsible for the safe and efficient assembly of packaged sandwiches and food products. The production worker will perform a multitude of tasks on the production line. Responsible for following all safety, GMP and SQF policies/procedures, as well as adherence to PPE/hygiene policies, in cooperation with the supervisor. Work 40-hours a work week Monday through Thursday (with exceptions - may work Friday, overtime or less than 40 hours as business needs demand).

Essential Functions, Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operation of food processing equipment
  • Packaging and assembly of sandwiches
  • Ensure that food products are prepared by following standards of cleanliness and hygiene
  • Loading and adjusting items on assembly line
  • Monitoring of quality and quantity of food items produced
  • Cleaning and sanitation of production line during product change over
  • Preparation of ingredients to be ran on production line
  • Maintain good housekeeping and clean work areas in assigned spaces
  • Perform basic troubleshooting on machine and assist in changeovers (as needed)
  • Assist in quality checks (as needed)
  • Verify proper packaging and label information and maintain records through handwritten paper documentation
  • Follow the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Safety Policy including Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements, and Code of Ethics, as well as all material handling, dock and security safety
  • Report all equipment issues to the supervisor or manager in a timely manner


  • Must be legally eligible for employment in the United States
  • Must wear all proper protective equipment
  • Must have consistent transportation to and from work to accommodate shifts ending at different times
  • Work in constant cold temperatures (25 to 40 F)
  • Lift and carry 30+ pounds
  • Able to understand simple verbal and written instructions in English
  • Pass physical and drug test
  • Compliance with all safety rules
  • Overtime as required

Must dress warm for this job. Wear multiple layers of clothes/socks! Will be working in 30-40 degrees F.