Share this Job
Apply now »

Roaster Operator - Food Manufacturing

Requisition ID 7288
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
Recruiter
Posting Type DNI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

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

Where You’ll Work:  Are you ready to caffeinate your career?  If the answer is yes, you may want to join our Kerry Portland, ME team! Our site creates liquid coffee extracts for Kerry customers and brands. If you are looking to build a career in manufacturing with a facility boasting a 7 year safety record with ZERO Loss TIme Incidents, we might be the team for you!

This is a 3rd shift position.

Key responsibilities

What You’ll Do: As a Production Operator, you’ll roast coffee beans, oversee the extraction process, fill bags and boxes with finished product while keeping the line running efficiently. You’ll do this by setting up equipment, assist with trouble shooting while documenting batch production and working alongside QA.  Have a knack for mechanics? Great! Part of your job will be adjusting and monitoring our roasting equipment.

Qualifications and skills

What You’ll Need: There are a few requirements you’ll need to be safe and successful in this job:

  • Because you’ll be working with ingredients to specific standards, you’ll have a high school diploma or previous work experience with measuring and documenting. 
  • No need to join a gym! This role will require lifting 50lbs bags of ingredients by hand.
  • 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.
  • Because the safety of you and our team are important to us, successfully passing a drug and background will be required.

Roaster Operator - Food Manufacturing  40 quarry Rd. Portland , ME 04103

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: Portland Maine

Apply now »
Find similar jobs: