Formulator

AFP Visalia Plant

Duties and responsibilities but not limited to:

  • Must be able to interpret formulation sheets (in the formulating process)
  • Must formulate products based on written formulation sheets in an efficient manner
  • Must ship and receive fluid ingredients (whey, canola oil, RBD soybean oil, bulk chemicals.)
  • Must weigh and meter products accurately using SAP scan gun
  • Must be able to operate mixing systems and equipment
  • Must perform miscellaneous formulating duties as needed
  • Must keep ingredient area clean and insure that ingredients are sealed
  • CIP formulating equipment, lines, and tanks as needed
  • Work with lab, processors, and others involved to insure product is ready for production as needed. This may include daily and weekend overtime to complete tasks
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must have a working knowledge of the product formulated at AFP
  • Must possess a working knowledge of all equipment involved in the formulation process
  • Must demonstrate proficiency in the above responsibilities
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to operate forklift and be mechanically inclined
  • Must be able to calculate ingredient change on formulation sheets
  • Must have a good safety record
  • Must be able to abide by The AFP Mission Statement dealing with customers, quality, innovation, integrity and ethics values.
  • Must be able to value people, teamwork, safety, excellence, and have pride and dignity for work performed.
  • Must be very organized and mathematically inclined.
  • Must abide by company rules