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Hy-Vee Food Stores Bakery Mfg Wrapper - Part Time in Des Moines, Iowa

Job Title: Wrapper

Department: Bakery Manufacturing

General Function

Hy-Vee Bakery Manufacturing is a department of Hy-Vee, Inc. located in Des Moines, Iowa. The Wrapper is a full-time position with overnight hours. The Wrapper will join the team in sorting baked products and packaging products for freezing.

Reporting Relations

Accountable and Reports to: Director, Bakery Manufacturing; BMFG Production Manager

Direct Reports: None

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepares and Packs products for freezer, keeping an accurate count on freezer sheet

  • Prepares baking pans and loads and unloads ovens

  • Performs quality control on product at end of production line

  • Cleans and sanitizes production machinery and work area

  • Informs supervisor of supply shortage or when supplies get low

  • Reports to work when scheduled and on time.

Secondary Responsibilities

  • Performs other job related duties and special projects as required


High School Diploma or equivalent; Six months to one year experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have good interpersonal skills and enjoy working on a team

  • Strong attention to detail and work with accuracy

  • Works with a sense of urgency and enjoys a fast paced environment

  • Ability to do simple addition and subtraction; copying figures, counting and recording

  • Possess the ability to understand and follow verbal or demonstrated instructions; write identifying information; request supplies orally or in writing

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to physically perform medium to heavy work: ability to lift 20 pounds repeatedly during an 8 hour shift, and 30 pounds occasionally

  • Visual requirements include vision from less than 20 inches to more than 20 feet with or without correction, depth perception, color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors), and field of vision

  • Must be able to perform the following physical activities: Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions

Working Conditions

This position is continually exposed to noise, equipment movement hazards from production lines and pallet jacks, temperature extremes, dangerous chemical/solvents, and electrical shock. This is a fast paced work environment.

Equipment Used to Perform Job

Wrapper, box taper, pallet jack, ovens, pan washer and label machine


Has daily contact with employees. Occasional contact with customers, and suppliers/vendors


Has access to sales results, monthly and quarterly inventory results

Please complete an online application at; search under Subsidiary