Kerry LIMS Systems Administrator in Beloit, Wisconsin

Company Overview

Want a job you can feel good about? Leading to better encompasses everything we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the world's leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building sustainable solutions for consumers or building benefits and opportunities for employees, the main thread of the Kerry fabric is #LeadingToBetter. With focus on a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

Leading to better.

Through sensory science and technology, Kerry develops and manufactures food and beverage solutions for popular brands throughout the world. In fact, you've most likely experienced Kerry in the food or beverages you've consumed in the past few days!

Leading to better, together.

Together, we shape how the world views food and beverage. Leading to better, together means we do this in a culture that nurtures agility, speed, quality and safety and we do this through:

  • Celebrating curiosity that leads to action

  • Empowering our people

  • Promoting diverse thinking

  • Investing in innovation

  • Acting on sustainability

  • Embracing our differences

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.

Description and Responsibilities

This role is a supportive role working with the Quality users at the plants to maintain the LIMS database. This role also provides communication of functionality within LIMS and provides troubleshooting and solutions to our plant users.

  • Add/Modify/Create new versions of MLPS in LIMS

  • Maintain all functionality within LIMS (source items, skip-lots, non-reportable data, etc.)

  • Maintain users (create and remove)

  • Troubleshoot LIMS issues and functionality

  • Update mass change requests within LIMS

  • Liaison between quality in the plants and quality at corporate for LIMS related issues

  • Create and publish LIMS newsletter quarterly

  • Create and present monthly/bi-monthly LIMS presentation for LIMS users and Quality Leadership to generate discussion and maintain LIMS knowledge

  • Support LIMS implementations

  • Support LIMS projects including: Environmental Monitoring, Allergen Label Verification and SPC


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in a science related field.

  • Proven communicator with strong organizational skills.

  • Experience providing technical support (configuration/development) for LIMS systems preferred.

  • Familiarity in an academic or industrial laboratory along with basic microbiology and analytical laboratory processes preferred.

Requisition ID 2018-15229

Division Kerry

Position Type Full Time

Recruiter AR1

Posting Type DNI

Posting Type CB