Offices in Des Moines, IA and Centerville, IA

(515) 465-1930 (Des Moines) or 641-569-7900 (Centerville)

Iowa Staffing

A full service Staffing Company

3rd Shift Sanitation Technician $11.65 / Hour


Full-time, temp-to-hire position working for a food manufacturing company in the Des Moines Metro area. Looking for a reliable person to work on the sanitation crew to maintain the facilities. Raise and benefits when move from Temp-to-Hire!


3rd Shift: 11:00 pm to 7:30 am Sunday – Thursday, plus weekends / overtime as assigned.  Will be required to stay 4 hours late or come in 4 hours early on days overtime is required.

Position Details

The Sanitation Technician will be responsible for cleaning production equipment in a food manufacturing environment, schedule cleaning and maintenance for the plant and work along side the sanitation leader to ensure safety standards are being met. Duties will include: inspect products and equipment to ensure Federal and State laws and standards are being met, direct cleaning of equipment and work areas to team members and assist in those duties, compile reports regarding inspections, violations and schedules, analyze and resolve work problems and  instruct production workers on proper sanitation practices.


  • Must have good English skills both written and verbal. Will be required to follow and give instructions verbally to others and create written sanitation reports and fill out appropriate paperwork.
  • Must be computer literate - will need to perform data entry and utilize manufacturing and inventory tracking systems.
  • Need to be able to lift up to 50 lbs frequently and occasionally lift or move up to 100 lbs.
  • Need the ability to stand / walk for extended periods. Will need to reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl as needed.
  • Required to be able to speak / hear verbal instructions and see to visually inspect products and equipment.
  • Will work in a refrigerated / freezer environment at times. Will need to be able to work in varying temperature conditions.
  • Must have reliable transportation to Altoona, IA - not on a bus line.