Kerry Filler Machine Operator - 3rd Shift in Jackson, 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

We have an opening for a 3rd shift Filler Machine Operator. Hours will be 10:45pm - 7:00am, Monday - Friday with availability to work overtime as needed. The target start date for this position is October 1, 2018.

This position is responsible for running the filler on a new high-speed packaging line. This includes performing necessary machine settings, tool changes, adjusting labels sizes and fill weights for different containers, loading film in machines, cleaning and maintaining equipment per specifications, and complying with all quality, safety, GMP and sanitation system requirements. Must demonstrate a high degree of product quality, understanding production schedules and work instructions. Communicating line needs and direction downstream. Ensure daily schedule is met and responsible for line goals and targets.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum one year recent food manufacturing experience preferred.

  • Must have a good attendance record and ability to work overtime when needed.

  • Strong and demonostrated mechinical apititude

  • Good mathematical aptitude, with ability to add, multiply, subtract, and divide.

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs regularly and able to lift, stand, and stoop for long periods of time.

  • Team player, action oriented and posess strong problem solving skills

  • Must be able to meet customer timelines, successfully prioritize daily tasks and expectations, run equipment efficiently, hitting targeted rates while maintaining safety and quality.

  • Has a general understanding of production schedule and understands the importance of meeting target run rates and changeover targets.

  • Must understand line costs.

  • Motivation for continuos self-development

Requisition ID 2018-14605

Division Kerry

Position Type Full Time

Posting Type DNI

Posting Type CB