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Production Operator - AM Shift

Requisition ID 15223
Position Type (US)Full Time
Posting Type DNI
Posting Type No Selection

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:


Along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, our Manitowoc, WI location creates condensed, natural smoke for our customers and brands. You’ll be working in a brand-new state-of-the-art facility with a team that’s committed to helping each other succeed in their roles through structured training and a committed, engaged supervisor. Are you looking to build a career in manufacturing with a team you can have some fun with? With our engagement program, volunteer days and energetic team focused culture. Keep Reading!

We have the AM Shift 6am-6pm rotating days 4 on 4 off schedule which means you get every other weekend off!  This is a great schedule for keeping your work life balance.


What you'll do:


Do you enjoy your days being full of variety? As a Production Operator you’ll see a product’s transformation from individual ingredients to finished product. You’re the one behind the scenes ensuring every production is up to standards and is supported. You’ll have a variety of tasks, which could mean performing all tasks of the blender, machine operator, forklift and/or packer, to run the line, machinery, packaging and/or palletizing product to help achieve the highest efficiency and quality of finished goods. You’ll work alongside our lab techs and sanitation team to ensure our products remain at the highest of quality standards. If you’re like us, you’ll feel a deep sense of pride when you see friends and family enjoying products you helped produce!

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 needs as you:


•Measure, weigh and document ingredients

•Move and transfer ingredients by shovel

•Document temperature and machine readings with accuracy - your detail will be key here


What you'll need to be successful and safe:


  • High school diploma is preferred but not required
  • If you have 1 year of manufacturing or production that is preferred but not required.
  • Must be able to climb over, under and/or in equipment accessible via catwalks, manholes and/or extension ladders.
  • Do you know the value of a great team? Teamwork is one of our values and critical to everyone’s success.
    633 S. 20th Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220

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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