Machine Operator (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg

Your mission
  • Understand all relevant rules and guidelines for food hygiene and safety.

  • Ability to operate pilot scale food production lines from cultivation of fungal biomass to finished food processing.

  • Capacity to handle raw and auxiliary material.

  • Maintain a safe, clean and organized production environment.

  • Stabilize the in-house production process according to KPIs in collaboration with colleagues in the team.

Your profile
  • Apprenticeship as a machine and production line operator in food technology (Ausbildung Maschinen- und Anlagenführer Lebensmitteltechnik).

  • Prior experience in machine operation of at least two years.

  • Ideally have experience in the food production industry.

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented environment.

  • Capacity to work two-shift models.

  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in English, both written and verbal, other languages are a plus.

  • Demonstrate a growth mindset, showing an eagerness to learn, adapt, and take new challenges.

Our Benefits:
  • Work for one of the global innovation leaders in the food industry

  • Dynamic and diverse mission-driven team from more than 20 different countries

  • A fast growing company with exceptional opportunities for personal development

  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths

  • Flexible working hours with entitled Home Office days in an innovative and agile working environment 

  • Gym Membership, language classes or an attractive alternative from our benefit program

  • Great team events such as “lunch & learn”, “Demo Day”, cultural celebrations and food tastings

  • Drinks, cereal bar and fresh fruit at the office, our home products tasting session for new employees

  • Lastly, join us in the journey as we change the food system as we know it!

About us

Infinite Roots® (formerly Mushlabs) is a biotech company from Hamburg, Germany. We tackle one of the world’s biggest challenges with a single, microscopic solution: Mycelium. Our team of 60+ people from 25 different nationalities, 55% female and with 10 PhDs, has one mission: to cultivate food in a way that sustains our planet and its growing population. 

We are a diverse team of scientists, industry experts, and business evangelists. We love what we do and enjoy working in a high growth and ambitious environment. We move fast and hire great people to take on exciting responsibilities. Join us if you are looking for a great opportunity to learn, grow, and have fun while changing the future of food.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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