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Packaging Operator - Rochester, MN

Requisition ID 37355
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
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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.

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

About the role

Our Rochester, MN location is part of our Applied Health and Nutrition Division and specializes in fermented ingredients for products related to the bio-science industry.  Our team is proud of the work they do and have a focus on clean label or natural products ensuring freshness.

2402 7th Street NW Rochester, MN 55901

 

What you'll do:

Demonstrates leadership in the area of safety.  This requires observing and enforcing safety rules and practices, encouraging safe work behaviors, and promptly correcting conditions and unsafe behavior, which may lead to accidents. 

Continually endorse the Quality & Food Safety Policies, assure conformance to all requirements of the Quality & Food Safety Management Systems, & take action to properly report failures of these systems to site management. 

Key responsibilities

Key responsibilities

  • Performs daily set up and running of packer control system, by understanding packer parts, de-aeration probes, bag sealer, bag conveyor and flattener, packer discharge station and sifter system, . 
  • Performs daily HACCP checks for packaging room and blend room, (screen check, metal detector, and tool check list) and understands the important of this checklist. 

Qualifications and skills

What you'll need to be successful and safe: 

  • Performs Issues and Receipts with Mapics, pick list, and coversheets for manufacturing orders. Fills out powders packaging summary and dry blending and packaging weight control chart, and quality control check-off procedures. 
  • Washes and cleans equipment per the sanitation manual.  Follows GMP program and rules. 
  • Operates forklift per training procedures. 
  • Informative knowledge of Qset and Work instructions. 

 

Education/and or Experience:

  • High School graduate or equivalent required
  • Demonstrate communication, organizational, and the ability to listen
  • Excellent attention to detail, neatness, and follow through with tasks.
  • Ability to organize and handle multiple tasks.

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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