Starbucks Coffee Company machine operator, 2nd Shift Thur-Mon, Manufacturing, Kent Roasting Plant - Kent, WA in Kent, Washington

Summary of Experience

  • Operating manual and automated packaging equipment (2 years)

  • Performing quality tests using analytical tools (1 year)

  • Regulated food manufacturing environment (1 year)

Basic Qualifications

  • High School diploma/GED or 4 or more years of US military service

  • 1 or more year(s) of experience in a role operating automated manufacturing equipment or currently working in a Starbucks plant

  • 1 or more year(s) of experience in a role performing all of the following: making mechanical repairs, performing preventive maintenance on manufacturing equipment and performing quality tests using analytical tools

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic math skills

  • Ability to follow verbal direction

  • Ability to understand written policies and guidelines, specifications and safety standards

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Windows and Internet environments

  • Mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot minor machine failures and make minor adjustments

  • Familiarity with American Institute of Baking (AIB), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) standards

  • Ability to perform quality tests using analytical tools

  • Ability to gather, record and report on operational and quality metrics, through manual or automated systems

  • Ability to work in accordance with quality, safety, and sanitation standards, policies and guidelines

Starbucks is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals; including minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, and regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Starbucks will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all federal, state, and local ordinances.