Sanitation Technician in Bethlehem, PA at Keurig Dr Pepper

Date Posted: 5/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Sanitation Technician 

The Sanitation Technician is responsible for the beverage plant/facility's sanitation duties. Will operate automated cleaning and sanitation equipment on the processing lines as well as on the exterior of equipment and building surfaces and manually cleans equipment parts .  Prepares cleaning and sanitation chemicals.  Aseptically collects samples to validate sanitation procedure. Sweeps and washes floors. Cleans and sanitizes drains, pumps, hoses, ad bottle and can warmers. Maintains cleaning chemical storage area and sanitation records.

Position Details:

  • Located in our Bethlehem, PA facility.
  • Full time working on the 2nd shift, 3:00pm to 11:30pm. Flexibility to work overtime, weekends, and holidays is required as scheduled.
  • The starting rate of pay for this position is $14.30 per hour.  There is an additional $0.35 per hour shift differential for the 2nd and 3rd shifts).
  • Attractive benefits package (medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid time off, etc.)

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintain orderly and clean work area in compliance with Keurig Dr Pepper safety and sanitation requirements.
  • Understand the use of production equipment so it can be properly cleaned and operated.
  • Operate automated CIP systems.
  • Perform basic cleaning on line, equipment and building utilizing general cleaning tools, mops, brooms, brushes, and shop vacuums.
  • Use cleaning and sanitation chemicals while maintaining safe handling practices.
  • Restock and replenish supplies as appropriate.
  • Perform general maintenance and other duties as assigned including but not limited to the disposing of trash and waste throughout the building.
  • Operate a fork truck and floor scrubber.
  • Record all data as required (i.e. charts, logs, etc).



  • High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred
  • 6 months prior experience in fast-paced work environment in sanitation or housekeeping in the food/beverage or a similar industry
  • Lift, push and pull a minimum of 50lbs repeatedly
  • Clean-in-place (CIP) experience is preferred

Company Overview & EEO Statement

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) is a leading coffee and beverage company in North America with dual headquarters in Burlington, MA and Plano, TX, with annual revenue in excess of $11 billion. KDP holds leadership positions in soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, water, juice and juice drinks and mixers, and markets the #1 single serve coffee brewing system in the U.S. The Company maintains an unrivaled distribution system that enables its portfolio of more than 125 owned, licensed and partner brands to be available nearly everywhere people shop and consume beverages. With a wide range of hot and cold beverages that meet virtually any consumer need, KDP key brands include Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott’s® and The Original Donut Shop®. The Company employs more than 25,000 employees and operates more than 120 offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses and distribution centers across North America.

Benefits built for you: Our people are the heart of our business, which is why we offer robust benefits to support your health and wellness as well as your personal and financial well-being. We also provide employee programs designed to enhance your professional growth and development while ensuring you feel valued, inspired and appreciated at work.

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Candidates must be able to pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.