General Utility 2nd Shift (Aug 2023)

Bellisio Foods and Overhill Farms
Jackson, OH 45640
United States
Job Description

Bellisio Foods, Inc. is a growing global company with a long history of providing quality, innovative food tailored to meet consumer tastes and lifestyles. While headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, our immense production facility in Jackson, Ohio, creates more than 400 products spanning a wide variety of frozen food categories, including single and multi-serve entrees, snacks, and side dishes. We are a values-driven organization, making a solid investment in those who foster integrity, prize authenticity, and possess an entrepreneurial spirit.

We cherish that each individual is unique and celebrate the differences that make each of us remarkable. Bellisio Foods commits to embrace diversity, empower through equity, and elevate marginalized voices through inclusion. We believe that our dedication to these values increases creativity, produces innovation, drives growth, and creates an engaged and thriving team. We are devoted to providing an inclusive environment, free from harassment and discrimination, where all team members feel welcomed, valued, and respected. 

Food Manufacturing Production Associate. Seeking applicants for 1st and 2nd 8-hour shifts. Participate in the following important activities: 


The Food Manufacturing Production Associate are in direct contact with the final product that is Bellisio’s acclaim for beautiful foods.  Associates ensure recipe and brand specification in partnership with skilled machine operators and product line co-workers.  Associates are assigned in many areas of Bellisio’s plant operations. The critical focus of the Food Manufacturing Production Associate is on the preparation, cooking, and packaging of consumable raw ingredients for a frozen finished product. The Associate’s work responsibilities may vary based on assigned department, crew, and/or product lines.


  • Loading and off-loading manufacturing machines.

  • Use a pallet jack to transport and record precious raw ingredients and other materials including food and trash waste and weight to and from designated areas.

  • Learn and apply expert knowledge for compliance with:

    • S. FDA Good Manufacturing Principles (GMPs).

    • Bellisio Safety Standards including wearing assigned Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and posted signs and plant rules

    • OSHA Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) equipment standard

    • Industry SQF Food Safety Code for Manufacturing

  • Relieve for break, rotation and/or reassignment of fellow coworkers

  • Ensure area is clean and free of debris or hazards i.e., general housekeeping.

  • Serve as back-up for operator when needed.

  • Report unsafe acts, conditions, and/or injuries.

  • Report observations of any adverse food safety and food quality conditions.

  • Complete light administrative compliance paperwork.

  • Other duties may be assigned by supervision, quality, or safety team members.

Physical requirements:

  • Able to stand 8-10 hours per day

  • Able to bend or lift 8-10 hours per day

  • Able to lift 25 to 35 pounds repetitively

  • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds repetitively (Prep areas specifically)

  • Able to do repetitive wrist motions/demonstrate good range of motion in wrists

  • Able to wear rubberized personal protective equipment

  • Certified PIV, powered lift, scissor lift operation may be required.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Bellisio Foods is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran, or disability status.


This job description indicates in general the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other essential functions (as covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act) expected of an incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of an incumbent. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.