Production Associate $ 18.50 hourly

  • LaJoy Group
  • Plymouth, MI, USA
  • Feb 18, 2020
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

  • Must learn and understand all positions associated with the production and shipping of the product
  • Know and understand Bread Sponge Mixer, Bun Mixer, Extruder, Oven, and Bagger
  • Ensure proper set up and operation of machines
  • Ensure quality of product constantly
  • Perform metal detector checks
  • Properly lock out/ tag out any applicable equipment before cleaning
  • Throw discarded product into designated areas
  • Communicate effectively with other operators and supervisors

Requirements of the Bakery Production:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Must be able to work in a physical and labor intensive environment
  • Must have 8+ years of stable work history, with previous production experience necessary
  • Must be able to stoop, push, pull, bend and climb
  • Must be able to list 5-50 lb. consistently

Schedule for the Bakery Production:

  • 3 days per week, 12 hour days - rotating schedule - some weeks could be days and some weeks could be nights


  • Medical, Vision and Dental Insurance (Employer Contribution covers up to 84% of the family medical plan)
  • Paid Holidays (12 hours of regular pay, 6 times per year)
  • Paid Vacations
  • 401K w/employer contribution
  • Paid Training
  • Monthly employee lunches
  • Quarterly and yearly attendance bonuses
  • Recognition Program
  • Company Events (Holiday Party, Golf outing, BBQ’s)


Compensation for the Bakery Production:

  • Starting salary for this position is $18.50 per hour