Sanitation Tech (3rd) in Nashville, TN at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

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Job Description

Position:              Sanitation Tech

Location:             Nashville, TN.

Hours:                  3rd shift, M-F (10p-6:30a)


Apex Life Sciences is searching for a Sanitation Tech for our client in the Nashville, TN area. This position is a 3rd shift, full time Contract to Hire opportunity. This position is responsible for all activities involved in maintaining the cleanliness and food safe environment of the Processing facility, surrounding area and equipment. This is a great position for candidates with prior Food Safety or Sanitation experience looking to further their career in the Food industry.


  • Ensure the lines; equipment and plant are kept in a clean and sanitary condition
  • Responsible for following GMP and Food Safety practices
  • Gain a working knowledge of all production equipment and the ability to disassemble, clean, and reassemble equipment in sanitary manner
  • Learn best practices, safety, to understand MSDS information, and the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Complete daily sanitation tasks as instructed by Lead or Supervisor
  • Recommend improvements to the Sanitation Program, Environmental Program, Pest Control Program, Waste Water Program, and others as appropriate.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Prior experience with Sanitation, cleaning or housekeeping is required.
  • Experience working in a food manufacturing environment with Food Safety and the 7 steps of cleaning is NOT required but would be preferred
  • Must be able to lift a maximum of 50 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and stand on your feet throughout the shift
  • Familiarity with GMP's (Good Manufacturing Practices), food safety and sanitation (i.e. HACCP, AIB, SQF), etc. is a plus
  • Knowledge of proper Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE) use as it applies to chemical usage is preferred

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 844-463-6178.



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