Careers

Senior Accountant


Description:

This position will be responsible for all areas related to accounting operations, financial reporting, and developing accounting policies and procedures.  Specific duties include month-end close, accurate and timely financial statement preparation, monthly financial reports, Microsoft Dynamics NAV processing and administration, budgets and forecasts, research of accounting issues for compliance and planning.

Key Responsibilities:
  • NAV Processing: Production Planning and Production Processing.
  • NAV Month End Close: Execute period end processes to establish cut off sales, purchases, and production.
  • Coordinate physical count and reconcile to perpetual quantities by physical location on a quarterly basis: Execute period end processes related to the general ledger and perform tasks related to reporting.
  • Additional Skills: Excellent oral communication and customer service skills, establishes and maintains effective working relationships with other employees; effective written communication skills to create and deliver reports to senior management. The candidate must maintain the confidential nature of the financial department.
  • Process Weekly Accounts Payable

REQUIREMENTS:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in accounting is preferred and a minimum of 5 years of accounting experience is required. This position requires a person with strong knowledge and experience in plant operational programs, NAV software.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Visio and Excel.
Contact

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email: jobs@cmingredients.com

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.


Maintenance Supervisor


Reports to:

Plant Engineer

Location/Department:

Day Shift

Qualifications

2-year-technical degree, associate’s degree, or equivalent manufacturing experience with maintenance of mechanical and electrical components with course work in Food Technology, Dairy Science, Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, or Engineering preferred. A minimum of 5 years of hands-on equipment operation and maintenance experience is required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all plant maintenance programs for each assigned shift.
  • Will specialize in membrane filtration, centrifuge separation, evaporation, and dryer technology. This will include equipment operations knowledge, maintenance and have a complete understanding of all of these systems.
  • Provide maintenance support throughout the operational departments. Support includes work order and PM scheduling, employee training/coaching, program development, equipment knowledge and the ability to execute daily plans to achieve maintenance and operational targets.
  • Support and lead the maintenance staff on the other shifts in a professional manner.
  • Work with the plant management and direct the maintenance programs to include plant utilities, refrigeration, maintenance, wastewater, PM programs, employee developmental programs, cost reductions, equipment specifications, product specifications and any other related functions.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical, electrical, and PLC equipment.
  • Use of common maintenance hand tools and specialty tools to repair and maintain equipment.
  • Maintain ammonia refrigeration equipment to comply with all state and federal regulations.
  • Maintain compressed air, steam, condensate, chemical transfer, water, glycol, and chilled water, tower water, and hot water, sanitary waste, natural gas, printing/coding, HVAC and other support systems throughout the manufacturing plant.
  • Troubleshoot and perform basic maintenance related to all processing equipment; experience with high and low voltage electrical.
  • Perform minor plumbing, building repair and maintenance.
  • Work with technical experts to gain complete knowledge of processing/manufacturing equipment operation, cleaning, and maintenance.
  • Maintain equipment and area cleanliness to ensure compliance with all GMP standards.
  • Assist quality, sanitation, warehouse, and operations personnel as required.

Application Deadline: Friday, September 9th 2022

Contact

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email: jmccadden@cmingredients.com

Please note: Supervisors are automatically notified when their employees apply for a job, internally.

Employees must be in their current positions within Cayuga Milk Ingredients for more than 90 days before applying for an internal job.

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.


Sustainability Manager


Reports to:

Vice President, Sales and Marketing

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Agronomy, Dairy Nutrition, or related field with a minimum of five years of experience required.
  • Thorough and current knowledge of sustainability practices, and applicable laws and regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess and analyze company policies and processes to identify areas in and processes to which improvements can be made in accordance with the organizations commitment to sustainability.
  • Brainstorm and identify ways in which the company can balance business obligations while supporting and improving the local and global environments.
  • Instituting practices that minimize waste, reduce energy consumption, reduce the company’s carbon footprint, and maximize efficiency.
  • Measure and understand the environmental impact of Cayuga’s supply chain from the field, through milk production and collection to the end products manufactured by the processing plant.
  • Collect data and maintain all records and documentation for sustainability audits and programs for both the Cayuga milk processing plant and the member farms.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor sustainability policies and metrics for the organization.
  • Evaluates efficacy of sustainability programs; recommends and implements improvements as necessary.
  • Considers sustainability proposals with attention to factors such as cost effectiveness, feasibility, and ease of integration with other programs.
  • Considers sustainability proposals with attention to factors such as cost effectiveness, feasibility, and ease of integration with other programs.
  • Draft and prepare reports, presentations, and proposals; presents proposals and recommendations to the company leadership, and other key stakeholders.
  • Develops and maintains appropriate documentation and records including budgets and other financials.

Application Deadline: Friday, September 16th 2022

Interested Applicants Should Forward Resume to:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email: jobs@cmingredients.com

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.


Research and Development New Product Development Engineer


Description:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients (CMI) is seeking a R&D New Product Development Engineer. The successful candidate will deliver innovation projects that support the CMI growth strategy by leading the research, prototyping and development of innovative ingredients by applying emerging and existing technologies to generate new ingredients that drive profitable growth.

In this newly created role, the candidate will be expected to identify the needed resources to develop a robust Research and Development Department. The candidate must possess product and process development skills to create new ingredients and support continuous improvement efforts to the current product line.

Key qualities: self-motivated, driven, creative, curious, approachable, team oriented (places a high value on teamwork within a diverse work environment), effective communicator, honest, responsive

Education and Experience:
  • Undergraduate degree in food/dairy science, microbiology, biology, chemistry, chemical engineering, or related field required with 5+ years of experience OR Graduate degree in food/dairy science, microbiology, biology, chemistry, chemical engineering, or related field with 3+ years of experience.
  • Experience working in R&D, product development, or process related field within a FDA regulated industry.
  • Experience with Ultrafiltration and Spray Drying technologies strongly preferred.
Contact

Please send a resume and cover letter to:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email: jobs@cmingredients.com

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.


Process Equipment Operator


Evening Shift (6:00pm – 6:30am)

Perform receiving, pasteurization, separation, batching sanitation, clean-in-place, maintenance and record-keeping functions in various manufacturing departments. Analyze ingredients to meet customer specifications.

>Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required with 2-year technical certificate or equivalent experience in food manufacturing preferred.

Compensation

Salary is hourly in addition to a competitive benefits package including health/dental/vision, retirement plan and paid vacation.

Contact

Please send a resume or application to:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email jobs@cmingredients.com

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.


Laboratory Technician

Evening Shift (6:00pm-6:30am)

Join our expanding business as a laboratory technician. The successful candidate should enjoy the laboratory setting and be able to perform a variety of milk testing procedures. Technicians must be able to calibrate and operate laboratory machines (e.g. a pH meter) and perform analytical testing. Other essential skills include laboratory and food safety skills (e.g. chemical handling and aseptic technique), the ability to communicate clearly, and familiarity with laboratory procedures.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED necessary, Associate’s Degree in biology or related areas preferred.

Compensation

Salary is hourly in addition to a competitive benefits package including health/dental/vision, retirement plan and paid vacation.

Contact

Please send a resume or application to:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email: jobs@cmingredients.com

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.


Industrial Maintenance Technician


Evening Shift (6:00pm – 6:30am)

Strong electrical background in Industrial Electrical Controls (Frequency drives, PLC, Servo), mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems operations. Familiar with conveyors, welding and ammonia refrigeration, experience in dairy or food processing a plus.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED with 2-year technical certificate or equivalent.

Compensation

Salary is hourly in addition to a competitive benefits package including health/dental/vision, retirement plan and paid vacation.

Contact

Please send a resume or application to:

Cayuga Milk Ingredients
Attn: Human Resources Department
15 Eagle Drive
Auburn, NY 13021

OR

email: jobs@cmingredients.com

Cayuga Milk Ingredients is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our facility is Tobacco-Free.