Share this Job

3rd Shift Sanitor


McCormick & Company, Inc., a global leader in the spice, flavor, and seasonings industry, is seeking a full-time Sanitor I. This new hire will work at the Flavor Manufacturing Center, located in Hunt Valley, MD. The Sanitor I will report to the Quality Department Manager.


McCormick & Company, Incorporated is a global leader in flavor with approximately 13,000 employees worldwide. As a Fortune 500 company with over $5 billion in annual sales across 160 countries and territories, we manufacture, market, and distribute spices, seasoning mixes, condiments, and other flavorful products to the entire food industry including e-commerce, retail,food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. Our most popular brands include McCormick, French's, Frank's RedHot, Stubb's, OLD BAY, Lawry's, Zatarain's, Ducros, Vahiné, Cholula, Schwartz, Kamis, DaQiao, Club House, Aeroplane, and Gourmet Garden. Every day, no matter where or what you eat or drink, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. Our Purpose is "To Stand Together for the Future of Flavor and our Vision is "A World United by Flavor—where healthy, sustainable and delicious go hand in hand."


As a company recognized for its exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs, and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays, and vacations.


Under the direct supervision of the Quality Manager, incumbent will perform continuous sanitation of both equipment and surrounding areas of Production and the Warehouse.  The Sanitor will also focus attention on the microorganisms impacted by the sanitation process.  Position will work to maintain the Flavor Manufacturing Center in "tour-ready" condition.



  • Maintain equipment, areas in production and non-production departments in clean and orderly condition per Company, Regulatory Agency, and Supplier Food Safety and Food Quality standards
  • Operate equipment within specifications; Using power washers, foamers and HVLP water hoses to ensure the cleanliness of equipment
  • Troubleshoot equipment and processes; Mix, handle, and transport chemicals in a safe manner
  • Transport materials (using manual and PIT methods)
  • Utilize computer based and manual systems (SAP, Traksys, ESIS, ASIS, Excel, Manual tracking logs)
  • Execute Master Sanitation Schedule, Perform In-Process and Preoperational Inspection of equipment and areas
  • Work independently or with a team and utilize problem solving tools (5 Why) to determine root cause, eliminate losses, and improve processes
  • Operate powered industrial machinery to clean production and non-production areas (example: scissor/man lift, fork lift and floor scrubbing equipment)


Required Qualifications

  • 2 or more years manufacturing experience
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Basic math skills
  • PIT experience and ability to obtain PIT license and operate PIT equipment such as forklifts and manlifts
  • Basic knowledge of hand tools
  • Basic understanding of cleaning chemicals, usage and interactions
  • Ability to work occasionally at heights of up to 30 feet
  • Ability to walk and stand during the work shift while frequently lifting weights up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to maneuver around equipment, climb stairs, and climb ladders to access varies equipment and infrastructure areas.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years manufacturing experience
  • Sanitation experience
  • Experience in a TPM environment
  • Team-based work environment
  • SAP experience
  • Experience problem solving mechanical stoppages and product quality variability issues
  • Forklift license 


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 





United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore