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Production Operator - 2nd & 3rd Shift - Affton, MO

Requisition ID 28465
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
Posting Type DNI

Kerry is a global leader in taste & nutrition. Our manufacturing facilities produce and supply the world with over 15,000 different food, beverage, and pharmaceutical products throughout the world. With a commitment toward sustainability and reputation for innovation, a career with Kerry offers you the chance to change the way the world sees food and nutrition. A career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.


Where You'll Work:


At our Affton, MO location we make all kinds of delicious treats! This is a confectionary site where we make chocolate and coated sweets, baked and dough products. Our team prides itself on being collaborative and having a healthy culture where working hard and doing a good job is recognized and appreciated. 


Generous ($1500.00) Hiring Bonus.


We currently have both 2nd and 3rd Shift Production Operator positions. The hours are as follows:


  • 2nd Shift: 2:30PM - 11:00PM 
  • 3rd Shift: 10:30PM - 6:30AM


These are Monday through Friday roles with the availability for overtime and work on the weekends.



What You'll Do:


$1500.00 - Hiring Bonus


As a Production Operator you’ll aid in the creation of our delicious Kerry products. You’re the one behind the scenes making it possible for us to ensure top quality of Kerry products. Ready to whip up some fun recipes? You will be manually lifting 50lbs bags of bulk ingredients such as sugars, chocolates, cream cheeses, and nuts as they enter into the mixers. Once you have your batch ready, you and your team will be responsible for helping operate the mixing machines and troubleshooting any issues that may arise. If you have good communication skills and enjoy working with a team, we may be the place for you!

You’ll be a key part of a high performing team that keeps production lines running efficiently while working together to ensure we all have a safe workplace. 



What You'll Need to Be Successful and Safe:


  • Do you already have experience in machine operation or mixing? Great! While not required, this will help give you a smooth transition into our facility. 

  • If you’re looking to save money on a gym membership, this is the job for you! This job requires you to manually lift 40 - 50lbs bags of ingredients throughout your shift. 

  • Do you value a workplace that puts safety above all else? The safety of our Kerry employees and customers is always our number one!

  • Do you know the value of a great team? Teamwork is one of our values and critical to everyone’s success.

  • Because you’ll be part of a team that will count on you, we’d like to see solid work attendance in your current/previous job.



What's In It For You:


  • Weekly paychecks paid on Thursdays

  • Friendly, close-knit team and supervisors invested in your success

  • 3 weeks paid time off per year

  • Full benefits, including mental health, employee assistance program & more!

8155 New Hampshire Saint Louis, MO 63123

Affton, MO

manufacturing, operator, production, general worker, St Louis, Saint Louis, food, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, SAP, Mixing, Blending

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .

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