Pan Machine Operator


Modesto, CA, US

Date:  Jul 10, 2024

Why Flowers?

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is one of the largest producers of packaged bakery foods in the United States with 2022 sales of $4.8 billion. Among the company's top brands are Nature's Own, Dave's Killer Bread, Wonder, Canyon Bakehouse, and Tastykake. Learn more at

Our team is the essential ingredient to success. We embrace diversity and foster an environment that reflects our values of Honesty & Integrity, Respect & Inclusion, Sustainability, Passion, and Humility.

Full-time employees are offered:

  • Comprehensive health and medical benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement savings plan
  • Professional growth and leadership training
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and parental leave

Benefits may vary depending on your work location and your participation in a collective bargaining unit.


Starting rate is $22.17


Operates pan system including stacker and unstacker, ensures an even flow of pans into the pan-o-mat and that all pans are stacked and stored. Be able to operate the Model-K/panomat, proof box and oven when necessary. Position requires demonstration of competency for all on-the-job activities that may have a direct or indirect affect on product safety, legality and/or quality.

Job Responsibilities

  • Sets up all equipment according to established standards. This includes pan system, model-k, pan-o-mat, proof box and oven.
  • Ensures an even continuous flow of the proper pans into the pan-o-mat.
  • Sets up all equipment in the pan system, including pan stacker, unstacker and all pan guides on the pan cooling system according to established procedures.
  • Ensures proper stacking of pans and storage in designated area.
  • Have the ability to operate roll model-k, panomat, proofer and oven when necessary.
  • Maintains cleanliness of work area at all times while on duty.
  • Practices and complies with all Company policies and procedure, including safety and work rules, etc.
  • Performs other duties as directed by supervision.
  • Ensures compliance with all company policies and procedures (EEO, Sexual Harassment, Safety, Sarbanes Oxley, etc.)
  • Performance of other duties which are deemed by management to be an integral part of the job, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures

Desired Experience

1 or more years production experience.

Desired Education

No educational prerequisite; however, must have demonstrated ability to read, comprehend and record information applicable to the job.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 7/23/2024.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability


If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Yessenia Arambula at or  .

Nearest Major Market: Modesto

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