Ajinomoto Foods North America

  • Plant Janitor

    Job Locations US-OR-Portland
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/7/2020 11:44 AM)
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    Regular Full-Time
    Second Shift
  • Overview

    The Plant Janitor contributes to the success of our mission by keeping the premises of plant facilities in clean and orderly condition.  He or she is also responsible for maintaining adequate supplies to support regular janitorial performance.


    • Clean rooms, hallways, corridors, stairways, waste dock and other production areas as assigned.
    • Sweeps, scrubs, maintains all walk ways inside the plant clear of debris or foreign material with using janitorial supplies and equipment such as mops, buckets, cleaning chemicals, brooms, floor scrubbers and dusters etc.
    • Empties wastebaskets, boot scrubbers, and foot baths. Replaces trash can liners, paper towels and replenishes supplies as needed daily.
    • Identify areas which need special attention to detail (spot cleaning)
    • May be required to provide re-sanitation and sanitizing to production equipment should there be a need.
    • Monitor all back dock dumpsters, call for disposal when levels are full (cardboard & plastic) and half full for organic.
    • Transport, dispose trash to waste disposal area (back dock) up to 35 pounds
    • Maintain supply room in a neat and orderly manner, advise purchasing when levels are running low.
    • Storage and receipt of inventory when received from vendor/supplier for supplies.
    • Replenish all packaging room supplies such as gloves, sleeve protectors, masks, hair nets or other protective personal equipment.
    • Daily monitoring of trash and debris.
    • Ensure that you have correct PPE’s (personal protective equipment) at all times while engaged in janitorial activities.
    • Practices all janitorial duties in a safe manner with achieving a 0 safety related accident or incident result for yourself monthly and annually.


    • Able to read and write and understand English
    • Able to lift up to 35 lbs regularly throughout shift, and able to lift up to 50 lbs infrequently
    • Highly Motivated and energetic
    • Have the drive to learn and grow with the company
    • Able to comprehend and take directions


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