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Kerry Production Operator - 2nd & 3rd Shift (Fredericksburg, IA, US) in Fredericksburg, Iowa

Requisition ID 10571

Position Type (US)Full Time

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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.

Where you'll work:

Our Fredericksburg, Iowa location creates sauces, syrups, and flavors primarily focused in our dairy and culinary business for Kerry customers and brands. Are you looking to build a career in manufacturing with a team you can have some fun with? With our engagement program, volunteer days and energetic culture, we might be the team for you.

2nd and 3rd shift openings!

Must be able to work 3:00PM - 11:00PM for 2nd shift & 3rd Shift: 11:00PM - 7:00AM!

What you'll do:

Keeping our production lines running so we can meet customer and consumer needs is the top priority for our Production Operators. It’s a physically demanding job, so you’ll get a workout in every day as you lift 50+ pound bags for transfer. Additionally, you’ll train to perform all jobs on the assigned line, which could mean performing all tasks of the blender, machine operator, forklift and/or packer, to run the line, machinery, packaging and/or palletizing product to help achieve the highest efficiency and quality of finished goods. And if you’re like us, you will feel a deep sense of pride when you see friends and family eating products with ingredients you helped produce! You’ll be a key part of a high performing team that keeps production lines running efficiently while working together to ensure we all have a safe workplace. We’ll count on you to help us meet our customer and consumer needs as you:

  • Measure, weigh and document ingredients

  • Move and transfer ingredients by hand, cart, or forklift (don’t worry, we’ll train you if not certified)

  • Document temperature and machine readings with accuracy - your attention to detail will be key here

What you'll need to be successful and safe:

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

  • Are you able to carry 50 lbs, stand for extended periods of time, and operate a propane gas industrial fork truck? We care about your safety, so you’ll need to pass a pre-work physical as part of a safety check.

  • 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.

  • Do you have experience working alongside a team and operating machines in a manufacturing environment? The safety of our team and products are our top priority, so we prefer some experience.

341 S Jefferson Avenue Fredericksburg, IA 50630

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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