Utility Worker - Janitorial - Cross Train

  • Location
    Myerstown, Pennsylvania
  • Job type
  • Salary

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a unique UTILITY WORKER role in Myerstown, PA!  Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Questions about this job? You can email me at Leane.Beckey@adeccona.com or contact me at 717.829.0271


POSITION: Utility Worker 

LOCATION: Myerstown, PA 17067

START DATE: ASAP upon successful interview with client

DURATION: Long-Term, no definitive ending date as of now

PAY RATE: $16.00 per hour

HOURS: 3rd Shift Sunday through Thursday 11:00pm-7:30am 


Position Purpose

Clean machines, machine parts, and physical department of all foreign material.  Perform facilities cleaning.  Assist in transporting materials within the facility (including: pallets, bins, drums, etc.)


Major tasks and responsibilities of position

  • Ensure safe work environment by following all safety and ergonomic rules, including any special personal protective equipment (PPE), Lockout Tagout, Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements (OSHA), Company Guidelines, and standard operating procedures (SOPs) applying to a particular process or area.
  • Use basic hand tools, cleaning equipment (i.e., floor scrubbers, ultrasonic baths, bin washer, etc) and cleaning supplies to perform the following duties:
    • Clean department’s machines and machine parts of all foreign material, which includes operation of bin washers. 
    • Clear floors of skids, waste containers, etc. 
    • Sweep, scrub, wet mop floors.
    • Dust walls and clean windows, water coolers, and sinks.
    • Facility cleaning.
  • Operate forktruck (as needed) and/or other material handling equipment in order to move raw and WIP materials, skids, bins, etc. within production areas as well as stage product bins for shipment out of the building.  Inspect materials retrieved to ensure compliance to cGMPs, and identify/report to supervision any non-conforming item to resolve prior to material transfer.  
  • Report all preventive maintenance (PM) needed for department machines to Production Supervisor and complete required PM work as assigned. 
  • Take trash to compactor.  Drive and coordinate recycling activities and “green” initiatives (i.e. separate items for recycling,  dispose of items in proper dumpsters, etc.)
  • Fill store requisitions and order/maintain supplies for department’s inventory. 
  • Take ownership of training and learning to develop high performance competencies such as technical skills, communication skills, and skills to build a team-oriented culture (i.e. training team members, take ownership of training records for self-development and submit to supervision in timely manner, motivating and supporting team members, sharing knowledge to continuously improve the process, etc.). 
  • May assist line team members in packaging and manufacturing, including: hand packing, sorting, pack outs, etc.
  • May be required to perform cleaning tasks during plant shut down periods.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Previous experience using automated inventory system is required (i.e., SAP, MES, etc.)
  • Previous experience using motorized & non-motorized material handling equipment required.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully changeover/set up multiple pieces of packaging/manufacturing equipment and strong troubleshooting skills required.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English required.
  • Good PC Skills, including use of e-mail, attaching documents to e-mail required.  Previous experience using electronic databases and on-line tools required (i.e., but not limited to, Lotus Notes database, Employee Self-Services on-line tools, etc) 
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely in a production environment required.
  • Demonstrated ability to read/interpret/follow instructions in regard to workplace documentation, such as SOP’s, Operator Manuals, Work Instructions, etc.
  • Must be able to demonstrate a good mathematical aptitude in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, & metric system.
  • Experience in a government regulated, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) or standard operating procedures (SOP) environment required.
  • Must be willing to work overtime as required, based on production demands.

The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k) and Insurance Benefit Plans.


IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco located in Harrisburg, PA. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to www.adeccousa.com.


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