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Production Supervisor

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role

The Production Laborer is responsible for performing duties to load and unload mixing machines with large sacks of food ingredients as is consistent with specifications.

Key responsibilities

  • Follow mixing instructions.
  • Verify ingredients and cut open bags of ingredients.
  • Load and unload ingredients.
  • Set-up mixing machine, turn on timer, and operate discharger.
  • Ensure products produced meet quality and food safety standards.
  • Check yields and investigate discrepancies.
  • Maintain accurate production records.
  • Assist in cleaning equipment.
  • Notify supervisor of unusual problems, delays, and/or safety issues.
  • Follow SOP’s, GMP’s safety rules, sanitation rules, good housekeeping procedures, and company rules of conduct.
  • Report food safety problems.
  • Assist in training less experienced co-workers.
  • Participate in all company training for food safety and plant safety.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Qualifications and skills

  • This position requires frequent moving and constant exertion of heavy physical effort. 
  • Prior experience in a position requiring heavy lifting is desirable, such as manufacturing, construction, home improvement store, lumber yard, landscaping, and furniture moving positions is preferred. 
  • Ability to work in a standing position, climb stairs, and lift or move 50 – 56 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation is required. 
  • No diploma is required. 

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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