Sanitation Associate in Redwood City, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Sanitize floors, walls, doors, drains, tools and exterior of equipment according to sanitation schedule.
  • Sanitize freezers, refrigerators and cold rooms monthly.
  • Maintain refrigerator temperature logs.
  • Operate sprayers, wet/dry vacuums, hoses, mops, and brooms.
  • Proper use of hazardous and non-hazardous detergents and sanitizers.  
  • Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear).
  • Create and maintain sanitation activity logs.
  • Provide relevant information regarding progress to supervisors.
  • Ensures all sanitation reports are filled out OTIF (on time in full) for her/his area.
  • Use ATP and micro swabs and sanitation chemical test kits. 


  • Operate forklift, pallet jack, ladders, and carts.
  • Create and maintain warehouse sanitation activity logs.
  • Maintain freezer and refrigerator temperature logs.
  • Organize warehouse storage space in compliance with GMP standards.
  • Occasionally load and receive shipments from trucks.

You Have:

  • A team-focused attitude, strong work ethic, and willingness to learn new processes.
  • Previous sanitation experience in a food production environment preferred, but not essential.
  • Previous experience in GMP environment preferred, but not essential.
  • Current forklift certification a plus, but must be willing to receive forklift training.
  • High school diploma required.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work on your feet 8 hours per day.
  • Must be willing and able to use email, Google Drive, and other software as needed.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.