Baker

Lotus Biscoff Bakeries is hiring! The cookie you know, and love is opening our first US production facility in Mebane, NC and we are searching for an enthusiastic team to help us grow.  We are currently hiring Bakers in our 150,000+ square foot bakery and production facility. 

Successful candidates will possess a strong team mentality and proven ability to execute in a start-up environment.  We are currently hiring across 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts and salary range is based on experience and education. 

 Responsibilities:

  • Transport dough from warehouse to bakery
  • Reporting dough usage into  SAP
  • Perform Change overs
  • Supervision and registration of the settings of rotary moulder and oven
  • Frequently empty the bins under the conveyer web
  • Checking and registration of the cookie parameters (shape, colour & dimensions) to ensure quality output
  • Supply the emptied dough containers to the washing machine area
  • Clean the installation after production
  • Thoroughly clean the baking area on a regular basis according to cleaning plan
  • Visual inspection of the dough before pouring and during processing
  • Check and register the weight of the dough pieces
  • Check whether the dough pieces have the correct dimensions
  • Check the dough temperature
  • Sampling of cookies according to sampling plan
  • Assist in the periodic maintenance of the installations
  • Check operation of the metal detector
  • Supervision of the overall tidiness and cleanliness of the baking area & take necessary actions
  • Knowledge and application of necessary GMP & safety rules and standards
  • Ensure that all checklists and forms are correctly filled out
  • Make proposals towards quality, safety and efficiency improvements and take necessary action

Requirements

  • Understand basic technical and electric terms
  • Basic computer and math skills
  • Prior Experience in a production setting , ideally in an FDA regulated environment
  • Experience operating forklifts and material handling equipment is preferred
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral; ability to read and write effectively
  • Ability to multi-task and approach tasks with detail-oriented manner
  • Aptitude for handling repetitive tasks