Be a Part of the Milo’s Difference

Milo’s has an exciting, fast-paced team environment. Current benefits may include the following:

  • Incentive and performance-based bonuses
  • 100% company-paid health insurance
  • 100% company-paid life insurance
  • Attractive matching 401(k) with automatic vesting
  • Vacation during first year
  • Sick leave
  • Maternity leave
  • Holiday pay

Milo’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Filler Operator – 7am to 5pm Shift

In this key production role, you will run the filler machine that performs packaging functions such as filling, loading and capping containers.

 

Responsibilities:

Rinse and assemble filler for start-up.

Load proper caps into the cap hopper.

Start filler and observe operation to detect malfunctions of machine.

Stop machine, document and report malfunctions to supervisor.

Make minor adjustments such as clearing away jams and damaged containers.

Inspect filled container to ensure that product is packaged according to specifications.

Document cap bar code for inventory purposes.

Prepare filler for product change over, including changing caps, empty filler bowl to include properly purging pipes and re-check the label/date for the containers.

Change tanks independently at filler panel located in tank alley.

Assist with QA in verifying brix meter readings as needed.

Perform taste test of all flavor changes in designated tasting area.

When production is complete, break down the filler and empty cap hopper.

Rinse, clean and sanitize filler including all of its parts per SSOP manual.

Cross train for all other production jobs, as requested.

Record lot number for packaging materials used on the appropriate form for work area.

Ensure and promote safety, stewardship, integrity and quality per the Milo’s Mission.

Qualifications:

All applicants must have either a high school diploma or general education degree (GED); or three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

All applicants must have the ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos. Applicants must be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions. Applicants must have the ability to effectively present information in one-on-one situations and perform basic mathematical calculations.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

 

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Manufacturing Controls Engineer

Milo’s Tea, a growing family owned company, produces all natural tea and beverages in our Birmingham facility. In this key role, you will be responsible for initiating and implementing technical improvement projects, preventing and resolving technical problems and assessing the capabilities of the processes.

Responsibilities:

·         Provide technical leadership in the improvement of manufacturing processes, efficiencies and product quality

·         Identify and eliminate operational risks due to obsolete hardware and unsupported systems

·         Cost estimate major capital items and administer approved project funds

·         Contribute to the planning and execution of operation projects

·         Troubleshoot and conduct root cause analysis

·         Lead the direction and transition of control systems

·         Work with Operations Team and IT to ensure the control systems function correctly to provide accurate process data

·         Support, program and manage HMI/software features in Milo’s operations

·         Direct operational support for control related equipment issues, coach and train maintenance on controls, drive engagement and serve as a technical expert for all manufacturing controls

 

Qualifications:

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Background in controls and control logic programming with Allen Bradley PLC experience required.   Control/Compact/MicroLogix/SLC/RSLogix5000, RSLogix 500 required.

Prior experience preparing Capital Expenditure Requests, cost estimates, and contractor bid packages. Knowledge of database systems and database development required. OSHA knowledge required.

Must be able to read and interpret schematic or schematic diagram documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Applicants must have the ability to write routine reports and correspondence, and the ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.  To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of MS Office Suite and proficiency with Autocad.

Preferred:

Siemans PLC

Six Sigma/Lean Manufacturing

Root Cause Analysis

Batch Operations

Human Machine Interface

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Utility Operator – 5pm to 3am

Responsibilities:Provide relief to area operators in the Production department to include filler, corrugated, spot pack, crate line, and bottle room lines.  Be knowledgeable about all areas of the plant to include assisting brew operators as needed and stage areas throughout the plant to ensure efficient operations

·         Must have working knowledge of all areas of the plant, including brew and relieve operators in any area(s) assigned.

·         Assist Brewing Operator by keeping dry tea ready for brewing by pouring into the hopper on the mezzanine.

·         Stage labels, and caps for morning brew run.

·         Be available to relieve Production and Brewers personnel for breaks as needed.

·         Take trash to compactor as needed and ensure all recycle material is properly bailed

·         Keep warehouse straight and orderly and assist production personnel with cleaning at the end of the day.

·         Ensure trucks are clean prior to loading.

·         Assist in the production areas as needed.

·         Must be willing to get CDL to drive the yard mule and move trailers around the yard.

·         Cross train for all other production jobs, as requested. In the event of an employee’s absence, a substitution will be done using the most qualified and properly cross trained individual available.

Requirements:

Applicants must three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

All applicants must have the ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos.  Applicants must be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions. Applicants must have the ability to effectively present information in one-on-one situations.

All applicants must have the ability to add, subtract, two digit numbers and divide with 10’s and 100’s, while also being able to multiply.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme cold. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud. All applicants must have the ability to stay at work station and area for three continuous hours.

 

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Vice President – Operations

Milo’s Tea, a third generation family owned company, continues to grow at 20% per year. We are seeking an experienced leader to join our team and report directly to the CEO.

You will direct and manage all production, maintenance, engineering and supply chain of the company. Actively involved in operational strategic planning with the executive leadership team to ensure meeting and exceeding goals for the growing business. Manage operational P&L, deliver annual budgets and lead numerous capital projects. Execute the Master facility and site plans.

Operations Develop annual operational budgets, goals and strategic plan with input from the executive leadership team.

Deliver innovative solutions to improve product quality, reduce manufacturing costs, improve product shelf life, produce product more efficiently and improve the working conditions of associates.

Oversee operational capital requisitions and deliver on time and on budget.

Manage vendor relationships that relate to operations directly or through subordinates.

Administration Participate in strategic planning and product innovation team.

Present to the Board of Directors as requested.

Supervisory Directly supervise Plant Manager, Engineering, Supply Chain Manager and QA Director. Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Professional Development Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

   
   
Qualifications Undergraduate degree in Business Management, Engineering or equivalent; or ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Ability to read and interpret complex documents.  Applicants must be able to write reports, presentations and correspondence.  Applicants should have the ability to communicate clearly and speak effectively before groups and in one-on-one situations.

Extensive knowledge of finance and accounting functions, including budgeting, credits, investments, analyzing financial data and preparing appropriate related reports.

Significant experience of Internet software, CAD and MS Office Suite.

   
   
Core Competencies Leadership

Strategic Thinking

Business Acumen

Problem Solving/Analysis

Decision Making

Performance Management

Results Driven

Communication Proficiency

Financial Management

CPG Knowledge and Experience

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Sales Representative, AL

Job Title: Sales Representative

Department: Sales

Reports To: Regional Sales Manager or Territory Manager

FLSA Status:  Exempt – Sales

 This position will require relocation within 9 -12 months to another state based on company needs.

 

Summary

Professionally represent Milo’s Tea Company to all current or potential consumers or retailers. Work with Retailers to profitably grow sales within assigned territory.  Increase product and brand awareness in market through grass roots marketing.  Communicate all market developments related to Milo’s Tea Company business.

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Sales Representative, TN

Job Title: Sales Representative

Department: Sales

Reports To: Regional Sales Manager or Territory Manager

FLSA Status:  Exempt – Sales

  This position will require the individual to relocate in 9- 12 months to another state based on company needs.

Summary

Professionally represent Milo’s Tea Company to all current or potential consumers or retailers. Work with Retailers to profitably grow sales within assigned territory.  Increase product and brand awareness in market through grass roots marketing.  Communicate all market developments related to Milo’s Tea Company business.

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Production Employees – PM Shifts

Operates and monitors machines that performs one or more packaging functions such as marking or labeling containers, ensuring packaging standards are met by performing the following duties. Assist the Production Supervisor on the production floor as needed.

Experience running machines, working in a production or manufacturing environment is desired. Employees must be available to work 12 hour shifts and weekends as needed.

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Product Demonstrators – Needed in several cities

If you enjoy meeting new people in the community and interested in extra income, consider being a Product Demonstrator for Milo’s Tea!

Our part time, weekend job is fun and could be a great fit for you!

You can be the brand ambassador who captivates customers during in-store events with an emphasis on brand awareness, product demonstration, and sales.

Milo’s Tea Company is a family owned business that produces all-natural tea with no additives, no preservatives, and just 3 ingredients.

Requirements:

-Must be available weekends

-Stand comfortably for up to 5-7 hours

-Daily access to a PC computer with internet/email access

-Must have own vehicle for minimal travel

-Experience in event marketing, demonstrations, sales, brand promotion or retail/grocery

-Generate brand awareness and positive product impressions to increase sales

-Interact with management consumers in a friendly and energetic manner

Benefits:

-Compensated for driving mileage, if you drive 25 miles round trip or more.

-Flexibility

-Potential growth in the company

Current Locations:

-Arkansas

-California

-Illinois

-Kansas

-Louisiana

-Michigan

-Missouri

-Ohio

-Tennessee

-Texas

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Production Employees – AM Shifts

Operates and monitors machines that performs one or more packaging functions such as marking or labeling containers, ensuring packaging standards are met by performing the following duties. Assist the Production Supervisor on the production floor as needed.

Experience running machines, working in a production or manufacturing environment is desired. Employees must be available to work 12 hour shifts and weekends as needed.

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