Come to Work for Michael's Cookies located in Clear Lake, Iowa.

LOCALLY CRAFTED - GLOBALLY SERVED

We are growing and looking for team members who would like to learn the craft of cookie-making while advancing their careers. We've been making cookies for over 30 years but we still have that "small-company" team spirit. We offer a competitive wage, full benefits package, recognition programs, a clean, safe work environment, and a sweet bonus of cookie dough product given monthly to our team members.

Mixer/Machine Operator

Job Description

Come Join our Team!

Responsible for monitoring, operating and troubleshooting the packaging equipment while working efficiently and following all procedures for producing quality products according to customer specifications, as well as following safety and quality procedures.

Duties & Responsibilities
Understand written and verbal instructions to complete packaging of products. Refer to “Standard Operating Procedures. Machine Priming, Basic Operating Procedures, Machine Operations, and Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures.
• Retrieve, dump & mix ingredients for each batch as directed per recipe & production schedule.
• Visually inspect cart of staged ingredients to ensure that the correct ingredients, lot codes on each cart match the recipe and production schedule.
• Replace & dispose any defective, damaged, crushed packaging or product.
• Follow recipe directions closely.
• Verify the lot codes of all ingredients& supplies pulled for each recipe/stage &cross reference them on the lot code documentation sheets.
• Retrieve the prepared ingredients on carts from the ingredients prep operators. Remove & replace empty carts and containers to be cleaned between batches.
• Keep work stations and areas clean through your shift. Dispose of trash.
• Safely operate the mixing equipment, conveyors, central nitrogen system.
• Must be able to physically lift, load and move 50lb ingredient bags


SKILLS & SPECIFICATIONS

Must be able to attend work as scheduled
Must be able to perform basic math problem
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs 
Must be able to follow verbal and written instruction

Benefits: 401K, Health, Life, Dental, Vision, Flex and free cookies monthly.


This position is for Michael’s Cookies.
Address: 2205 6th Ave S. Clear Lake, Ia 50428
Hours: Monday - Friday 5:30 AM- 2:30 PM (Must be able to work some weekends) 

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Packaging Saturday's and Sunday's

Michael's Cookies – Clear Lake, IA

Summary:

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Packer is responsible for processing the highest quality of fresh baked cookies to fulfill customer orders. Additionally, this individual is responsible for maintaining a clean, safe and efficient work area. Packagers will be crossed trained to assist in several areas. Progression of training will provide opportunities for advancement and wage increases.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Packaging product with speed and accuracy.
• Understand and follow written and verbal instructions. Works cooperatively with others.
• Long term standing is required
• Must be able to lift, pull/push, carry up to 50lbs.for short distances.
• Walking, long term standing is required.
• Must be able to work overtime
Qualifications:

Minimum of 1 year factory related experience preferred.

Work Environment:

• Standing for long hours
• Fast Pace Environment

Benefits: 401K, Health, Life, Dental, Vision, Flex and free cookies monthly.

This position is for Michael’s Cookies.

Address: 2205 6th Ave S. Clear Lake, Ia 50428

Hours: Saturday and Sunday 6:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

 

 

 

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Pay: $12.00-$14.00/hour

Summary:
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Packer is responsible for processing the highest quality of fresh baked cookies to fulfill customer orders. Additionally, this individual is responsible for maintaining a clean, safe and efficient work area. Packagers will be crossed trained to assist in several areas. Progression of training will provide opportunities for advancement and wage increases. Leadership roles available.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Packaging product with speed and accuracy.
• Understand and follow written and verbal instructions. Works cooperatively with others.
• Long term standing is required
• Must be able to lift, pull/push, carry up to 50lbs. for short distances.
• Walking, long term standing is required.
• Must be able to work overtime

Qualifications:
Minimum of 1 year factory related experience preferred.

Work Environment:
• Standing for long hours
• Fast Pace Environment

This position is for Michael’s Cookies.
Address: 2205 6th Ave S. Clear Lake, Ia 50428
Hours: Sunday - Thursday 10:00 PM - 6:30 AM

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Mixer/Machine Operator

Job Description

Come Join our Team!

Responsible for monitoring, operating and troubleshooting the packaging equipment while working efficiently and following all procedures for producing quality products according to customer specifications, as well as following safety and quality procedures.

Duties & Responsibilities
Understand written and verbal instructions to complete packaging of products. Refer to “Standard Operating Procedures. Machine Priming, Basic Operating Procedures, Machine Operations, and Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures.
• Retrieve, dump & mix ingredients for each batch as directed per recipe & production schedule.
• Visually inspect cart of staged ingredients to ensure that the correct ingredients, lot codes on each cart match the recipe and production schedule.
• Replace & dispose any defective, damaged, crushed packaging or product.
• Follow recipe directions closely.
• Verify the lot codes of all ingredients& supplies pulled for each recipe/stage &cross reference them on the lot code documentation sheets.
• Retrieve the prepared ingredients on carts from the ingredients prep operators. Remove & replace empty carts and containers to be cleaned between batches.
• Keep work stations and areas clean through your shift. Dispose of trash.
• Safely operate the mixing equipment, conveyors, central nitrogen system.
• Must be able to physically lift, load and move 50lb ingredient bags


SKILLS & SPECIFICATIONS

Must be able to attend work as scheduled
Must be able to perform basic math problem
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs 
Must be able to follow verbal and written instruction


This position is for Michael’s Cookies.
Address: 2205 6th Ave S. Clear Lake, Ia 50428
Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 4:00AM - 2:30PM

PAY: $14/hour

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Warehouse Associate
Michael's Cookies – Clear Lake, IA

Pay: $13.50

Summary:
We are looking for a Warehouse Associate to join our team! Warehouse responsibilities include storing materials, picking, packing and staging ingredients. The goal is to increase efficiency for production, profitability and customer satisfaction.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Prepare and stage ingredients for daily production
• Receive and process warehouse stock products (pick, unload, label, store)
• Perform inventory controls and keep quality standards high for audits
• Keep a clean and safe working environment and optimize space utilization
• Complete daily logs for inventory
• Report any discrepancies
• Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers
• Operate and maintain warehouse forklifts and equipment
• Follow quality standards and comply with procedures, regulations and SOPs
Requirements

Qualifications:

• At least 1 year of experience in a warehouse and forklift operations
• Proficiency in inventory software, databases and systems
• Familiarity with modern warehousing practices and methods
• Good organizational and time management skills
• Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.

Also, must be able to withstand temperatures below 0, working in & out of freezers.
Benefits: 401K, Health, Life, Dental, Vision, Flex and free cookies monthly!
$25 Gift Card every month for perfect attendance!

This position is for Michael’s Cookies.
Address: 2205 6th Ave S. Clear Lake, Ia 50428
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am 4:30/5:30pm
This position will transition (approximately after 6 months) to 1pm - 9:30pm.

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