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Tote Washer - 2nd Shift

Alsip, IL, USA Req #3093
Friday, May 24, 2024

Griffith Foods is a global manufacturer of food products.  We provide a wide range of taste and texture components for food industry customers throughout the world.  Our products include seasoning blends, dry mixes, coating systems, dough blends, crumbs, flavors, sauces and food bases that are used in an extensive variety of application from snack foods and processed meat and poultry to ready meals. Our customers include food processors, restaurant operators and grocery retailers.  While our name may not be familiar to consumers, our products are key components of foods offered by many of the world’s best-known companies.

Position Title: Tote Washer - 2nd Shift


Summary: Washes and sanitizes the stainless-steel totes after they have been emptied in the packaging department.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Manually washing totes with a water hose and drying them with air hose.
  • Stacking up the clean totes with a forklift in the designated area.
  • Discarding used tote identification cards.
  • Inspecting totes for defects and transporting them to maintenance for repair.
  • Daily sanitation of the tote washing area.
  • Filling out daily tote washing log to document activity.
  • Safely operate a forklift.
  • Adherence to all department procedures and GMP's.
  • Clean and sanitize each tote.




  • High school diploma.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of DAX software.



Griffith Foods believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity. Griffith Foods does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of the following actual or perceived  characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, breastfeeding or related medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical or mental  disability, genetic characteristic or information, AIDS or HIV status, order of protection status, marital status, military or veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Equal employment opportunity will be extended to all persons in all aspect of the employer-employee relationship, including recruitment, hiring, participation in benefit programs, training, promotion, transfer, discipline, layoff, recall, and termination.


In carrying out our commitment to equal employment opportunity, Griffith Foods will make reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship, safety, and/or health risk. Applicants and employees requiring reasonable accommodations must notify Human Resources.

Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Function Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $18.38
Location on Google Maps
  • Alsip, IL, USA