Milk Receiver jobs in the United States

Milk Receiver receives all incoming grocery shipments. Examines merchandise for damage or defects. Being a Milk Receiver practices safe food handling procedures. Verifies shipment information against bill of lading or invoice. Additionally, Milk Receiver inputs required receiving data into system. Generates and attaches identification labels to products. Ensures that the receiving area is clean, safe, and secure and that packing materials are properly processed. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Milk Receiver works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2024

Milk Receiver
  • Central Valley Cheese Inc
  • Turlock, CA FULL_TIME
  • Description


     Lactalis North America is currently seeking candidates to join our Milk Receiving team in Turlock, CA.

    Lactalis Group, the world leader in dairy, is a family-owned business with more than 85,000 pragmatic and ambitious professionals worldwide, committed to providing healthy and delicious dairy products that bring people together every day. At Lactalis, our core values of AMBITION, ENGAGEMENT, and SIMPLICITY are at the heart of everything we do.

    If you’re looking for a unique experience with a company that offers strong brands, professional expertise, and a dynamic work environment that champions entrepreneurial spirt, hands-on responsibility and real opportunity for career development, we want to hear from you!

    At Lactalis USA we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace and we know that our candidates come from many different backgrounds, cultures, and experiences. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job posting, we still encourage you to apply and share with us your STORY, your PASSION, and your EXPERTISE! You may be just the perfect candidate for this or other roles within our company.

    From your PASSION to ours

    This is a key position responsible for the inspection, testing, verification, reception, and storage of our fluid raw dairy ingredients (raw milk, cream, condensed skim milk). Testing raw milk for antibiotics is a CCP of food safety management system.

    From your EXPERTISE to ours

    Key responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

    · Take all safety precautions and receive dairy raw ingredients as scheduled.

    · Using a variety of test reagents, perform and verify daily antibiotics machine calibrations to ensure that equipment is functioning properly.

    · Inspect / test / verify incoming material conforms to CVC Inc. specifications and all control measures and critical control points are implemented. Report any out of compliance incidents to supervisor.

    · Pull and take samples to the testing lab for analysis as directed.

    · Accurately record all applicable information on the related forms.

    · Ensure that the quality and safety of the product is not jeopardized.

    · Ensure that the fluid raw materials are stored at proper temperatures in appropriately cleaned and sanitized equipment.

    · Ensure proper rotation of materials.

    · Ensure Master Cleaning & Sanitation Schedules are performed and updated.

    · Check Cleaning & Sanitizing chemical concentrations.

    · CIP tankers as required.

    · Cleaning, sanitation of the equipment and housekeeping of the area.

    · Follow other instructions as directed by the supervisor.


      Candidate must have the following attributes/skills; strong attention to detail and accuracy, personal qualities of tact and dependability, possess good manual dexterity, vision abilities (close, distance color and ability to focus), able to push/pull/lift and carry at least 30 pounds continuously and 50 pounds occasionally, be able to stand for entire shift, be able to perform repetitive movements (e.g. twisting, gripping, lifting, bending, reaching).


    From your STORY to ours

    Qualified applicants will contribute the following:

    · Must pass written and equipment evaluation examination and obtain a Sampler & Weigher’s license from California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) prior to receiving milk.

    · Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense and understanding to fulfill instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems and interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral and diagram or schedule form. 

    · Language Skills: Person must be able to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos, and effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to employees of the company. 

    · Mathematics: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions and percentages.

    · Computer skills: Basic MS Word / Excel.

    · Knowledge of personal safety practices, common sense, and basic organizational skills.


    · High School Diploma/General Education Degree (GED) is preferred


    · Previous employment in a food industry setting is preferred

    · Stable and dependable work history is required

    Specialized Knowledge:

    · Basic mathematical skills are required (must be able to calculate averages)


    · Strong attention to detail and accuracy

    · Manual dexterity

    · Vision abilities (close, distance color and ability to focus)

    · Push/pull/lift and carry at least 30 pounds continuously and 50 pounds occasionally,

    · Stand for entire shift

    · Perform repetitive movements (e.g. twisting, gripping, lifting, bending, reaching)


    The ideal candidate will be proactive and dynamic, flexible and receptive to new ideas, down to earth and pragmatic, analytical and attentive to detail. He or she will also be capable of working independently in adherence to regulations, of managing stress and remaining calm under pressure, and be able to demonstrate an inquiring mind and well-developed observational skills. Will demonstrate a sense of responsibility and high professional standards, honesty and integrity, and objectivity. Possess values of ambition and engagement, with simplicity.

  • 16 Days Ago

Milk Receiver
  • Hilmar Cheese Company
  • Dodge, KS FULL_TIME
  • At Hilmar Cheese Company we improve lives around the world through wholesome dairy products. Since our founding in 1984, Hilmar Cheese Company has been committed to innovation and sustainability. Our ...
  • 18 Days Ago

Milk receiver
  • Leprino Foods Company
  • Allendale, MI FULL_TIME
  • Short & Sweet : The Milk Receiver is responsibile for accepting the incoming loads of milk, contorlling the flow of milk and other products into and out of the silos. On the night shift, there is also...
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Milk receiver
  • HP Hood LLC
  • Portland, ME FULL_TIME
  • Position Summary : Pumps incoming product from tank trucks to storage tanks by performing the following duties : Essential Functions : Gather samples of product (milk, juice, liquid sugars & cream) fo...
  • 2 Days Ago

Milk Receiver
  • Turlock, CA FULL_TIME
  • Shift: Rotating Rotating Days Off General Purpose: To test product to make sure that all milk received is within company's specifications prior to unloading. Job Duties and Responsibilities: Test and ...
  • 2 Days Ago

Milk receiver
  • SCUSA Saputo Cheese USA Inc.
  • South Gate, CA FULL_TIME
  • At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading g...
  • 11 Days Ago

Income Estimation for Milk Receiver jobs
$38,444 to $46,406