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Processing Operator - 12 Hour Nights - Savannah, GA

Requisition ID 20087
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:


Our Savannah, GA plant is a part of our liquid beverage division. We produce stock broths, sauces, nutritional drinks, liquid flavorings, and teas for Kerry customers and brands. We’re proud to give back to the community we work in by participating in community fundraisers and volunteering with the local schools. With a growing portfolio, comes need to grow our team! If you like working with a close-knit group that makes a big impact, we may be the place for you!

What You'll Do:


As a blending/process operator, you will be a key component to our team! You will report directly to the Production Supervisor, and be responsible for preparing and mixing batches of our highest quality Kerry ingredients! You will also be the one accountable for sterilizing raw product using the processing unit and ensuring the sterility of the product to and from the filler. You will be responsible for the operation of advanced thermal processing equipment, such as tubular and plate heat exchangers.  You must use your knowledge of machinery to be able to operate all processing equipment. You will also be responsible for following Kerry's high safety standards regarding our products and our employees!



When you’re on the job, you can expect:


  • To fill customer orders with correct packaging and labeling as directed by production lead.
  • To perform computer tasks by entering production and usage into our SAP system.
  • To perform weekly warehouse product, materials and tank physical inventories and assists with inventory reconciliation.
  • Safety to be our number one priority. We’ll train you on our manufacturing standards to make sure that everyone leaves as they come.
  • A team you can rely on. We trust each other to show up every day and on time.


Shift Information: We are currently looking for someone interested in working the 12 hour Night shifts. The nights of the week will rotate, but the hours are 7:00PM - 7:00AM. Weekends are required in your rotation.

What You'll Need to be Successful and Safe:


  • Do you have at least six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of training and experience? Great! While not required, this will help give you a smooth transition into our facility. 
  • Do you have previous Microsoft Office or SAP experience?  We prefer that you have experience in this area as it will help jump start your career.     
  • If you’re looking to save money on a gym membership, this is the job for you! This job requires you to manually lift 40 - 50lbs bags of ingredients throughout your shift as well as stand for long periods of time.
  • Do you value a workplace that puts safety above all else? The safety of our Kerry employees and customers is always our number one!
  • 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.

11 Artley Rd, Savannah, GA 31408 - Food Manufacturing - Beverage - Processing Operator - Blending - Machine Operation - Nights - SAP

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!

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.

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: Savannah

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