Tortilla Thrower

Job Title: Tortilla Thrower

These are 1st and 2nd shift positions.  Apply in person at 2410 Texoma Drive in Denison.

JOB TITLE: Tortilla Thrower
DEPARTMENT: Production
PAY RANGE: Level 2-3
REPORTS TO: Supervisor/Lead



Manually place tortillas on folding machine platens for assembly of products in Production.   Rework or remove out of specification product on line belts or pre-Frigo entry.  Ensures quality of food meets company standards. May perform other production tasks and rotates into other activities as needed.


  • Manually place individual tortillas from stacks onto platen/conveyor at standard speed
  • Place tortillas in the same direction and right side up on platen/conveyor
  • Perform consistent placement of tortillas on platen/conveyor
  • Inspect tortillas for foreign objects and quality defects
  • Remove, rework or discard product found to be out specifications.
  • Be able to “throw” tortillas at company standards of pace rate and placement quality.
  • Inspect product for quality defects and remove out of spec product.
  • Regular and dependable attendance and punctuality is an essential function of this position
  • Perform in a fast paced environment, maintain production and quality requirements.
  • Maintain knowledge, understanding and adherence to safety policies, USDA, GMPs, QA, HACCP, Sanitation rules and regulations, and RUIZ FOODS company policies.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • No prior experience or training is required.

How To Apply

Apply in person at:
Ruiz Foods
2410 Texoma Drive
Denison, TX 75020

Ruiz Foods is an equal opportunity employer.
EOE: Male, Female, Vets, Disabled (M/F/V/D).
Ruiz Foods enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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