Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
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  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Dairy Farmers of America Shred Department Cheese Opener in West Middlesex, Pennsylvania

Position : Shred Department Cheese Opener

Location : West Middlesex, Pennsylvania

Requisition ID: : 26196

Starting wage at $20.18 with additional $2.00 second shift differential

Shifts available: Monday- Friday 5am-3pm and 3pm-1am

Benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO

  • Operate stacker jack to load lift tables with proper cheese.

  • Open and inspect cheese before loading on conveyor. Failure to properly remove all wrapper will result in substantial down time, rework and is a major concern for customer complaints.

  • Keep conveyor loaded with cheese. Expect to process up to 70,000 pounds per shift.

  • Shut down the line and notify the Lead person or Supervisor when any ingredient cheeses are in question.

  • Follow the production lists to ensure the correct cheese blends.

  • Keep area neat and clean for a safe working environment.

  • Assist machine operators with Changeovers, Head changes and Harp changes.

  • Tear down and blow down all machines for both dry and wet washes.

  • Follow all DFA GMP’s and work in a manner consistent with all corporate and regulatory, food safety, quality, and sanitation requirements. Inform QA personnel of any quality issues.

  • Follow all safety requirements and wear proper PPE

  • Follow and understand LO/TO procedures for all equipment during changeovers.

  • Perform related duties as required.

  • Operate or assist in operation of de-boxing machine and conveyor system during 40# processing.

  • Remove corrugation and plastic wrappers from opening room.

  • Partition blocks for blends when needed.

  • Mix anti-cake blends when needed.

  • The requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee, but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Other duties may be assigned as required.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Minimum Requirements:

Education and Experience

  • HS Diploma, or GED preferred.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knows the different types of cheese to be handled.

  • Walk behind jack

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English