Sanitation Technician - Grade 4 - C Shift - 6:00PM - 6:30AM, Every Other Weekend Required

Date: Sep 18, 2023

Location: New Berlin, NY

Company: Chobani


The purpose of the Sanitation Technician role is to assist Sanitation Lead and Production Operators in cleaning the production filling equipment.  The CIP Technician will follow all applicable GMP and Safety guidelines (including chemical handling), and will complete the needed tasks/duties as scheduled or when needed. The Sanitation Technician reports directly to the Sanitation Supervisor. 

Employee Perks & Benefits:

  • $20.50/hour minimum with Quarterly Bonus incentives 
  • Excellent Benefits with Immediate Paid Time Off
  • Paid Volunteer Opportunities
  • Tuition and Wellness Reimbursements
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Free Yogurt!


  • Attend pre-shift meetings with Sanitation Manager, Sanitation Supervisor, or Sanitation Lead
  • Effective communication within the sanitation team and other teams
  • Follow direction from the Sanitation Lead to clean the production filling equipment and the filler room during sanitation
  • Ensure proper chemical concentrations are achieved by completing titration checks and documenting appropriately
  • Complete tasks as needed and as indicated on Job Duties Worksheet
  • When production filling equipment is not in need of cleaning, work with the Environmental Technicians to clean other areas within the plant as part of the Master Sanitation Schedule
  • Deep cleaning duties as assigned
  • Train production employees how to clean and deep clean
  • Follow Chobani safety procedures
  • Follow Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Other duties/tasks as required


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3 - 6 months in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Able to bend, stoop, and reach
  • Work with and around chemical cleaning compounds
  • Able to lift and carry objects weighing up to 35 lbs
  • Must be able to stand for 12 hours
  • Operate powered equipment normally found in sanitation operations
  • Organize work and follow CIP schedules
  • Work as a team player is a must

About Us

Chobani is a food maker with a mission of making high-quality and nutritious food accessible to more people, while elevating our communities and making the world a healthier place. In short: making good food for all.  In support of this mission, we are a values-driven, people-first, food-and-wellness-focused company, and have been since Hamdi Ulukaya, an immigrant to the U.S., founded the company in 2005.  We produce yogurt, oatmilk, dairy- and plant-based creamers, ready-to-drink coffee and plant-based probiotic drinks. Chobani yogurt is America's No.1 yogurt brand, and it’s made with only natural ingredients without artificial preservatives.

Chobani uses food as a force for good in the world – putting humanity first in everything we do. Our philanthropic efforts prioritize giving back to our communities and beyond: working to eradicate child hunger, supporting immigrants, refugees and underrepresented people, honoring veterans, and protecting the planet. We manufacture our products in New York, Idaho, and Australia. Chobani products are available throughout North America and distributed in Australia and other select markets. For more information, please visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

Chobani is an equal opportunity employer.  Chobani will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on any basis including, but not limited to: race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, military and/or veteran status, marital status, predisposing genetic characteristics and genetic information, or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws.

Compensation Range: $20.50 - $27.00, plus bonus.

Nearest Major Market: Utica