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Warehouse Operator - 1st & 3rd Shift - Affton, MO

Requisition ID 25521
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. 


Shift Information: These openings are for Monday – Friday with the potential for overtime on the weekends. The hours are as follows:

  • 1st Shift - 8:30AM - 5:30PM
  • 3rd Shift - 10:30PM - 6:30AM


What You'll Do:


As a Warehouse Operator you'll be responsible for securely loading and unloading finished goods and raw materials between the shipping and receiving docks, storage areas, production, packaging, and warehouse by hand, pallet jack, or forklift. You'll utilize a computer and RF Scanner to track product, materials and shipments and have the opportunity to work alongside our truck drivers to make sure our finished goods and raw materials are kept in good order! 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. We’ll count on you to help us meet our customer and consumer needs with your attention to detail and data entry skills. You’ll use multiple computer programs to document product flow and inventory with accuracy.


What to expect while you're on the job:


  • To work with a small, highly collaborative and diverse team of 12 members.

  • To operate a stand-up forklift in close quarters and narrow aisles.

  • To occasionally lift and move up to 50-lb. bags and boxes of finished products.

  • To receive training on our manufacturing standards to ensure our team's safety, so everyone leaves as they come.


Our team members say they feel a deep sense of pride when they see products on the shelves they helped produce. If you're like us, you will, too!


What You'll Need to be Successful and Safe:


  • A high school diploma or equivalent previous work experience is preferred. You'll use math and writing skills daily.

  • Attention to detail is critical for measuring and making detailed documentation of work.

  • The ability to manage multiple tasks are needed to keep up with this fast-paced role.

  • We work lean, so the ability to work independently at times is essential.

  • As part of a team that will rely on you to achieve our goals, you will need to demonstrate a stable work history/attendance.

  • Successfully passing a drug and background will be required to ensure the safety of our team.


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!


Ready to join our team? Apply today to let us know you want to join one of our hiring events!


8155 New Hampshire Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63123 - Food Manufacturing - 1st Shift - Forklift Operator - SAP - Stand-up Forklift - Warehouse Operator - Shipping/Receiving

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 .

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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