Sep 14, 2019

Production Technician

  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Fredericksburg, IA, US

Job Description

Requisition ID 8470
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
Recruiter
Posting Type DNI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

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 Seattle plant creates syrups and sweet sauce variations for Kerry customers and brands. You’ll be working in a state-of-the-art facility with a team that’s committed to helping each other succeed in their roles through structured training and a committed, engaged supervisor. 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.

 

Mulitiple Shifts Currently available, Monday through Friday!

1st Shift: 6:00AM - 2:30PM

2nd Shift : 2:00PM - 10:30PM

3rd Shift: 10:00PM - 7:30AM

What you'll do:

 

Do you enjoy your days being full of variety? As a Production Operator you’ll see a product’s transformation from individual ingredients to finished product. You’re the one behind the scenes making it possible for us to ensure top quality of Kerry products. As an entry level role, this is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the food manufacturing industry! If you’re active, this is the role for you because you’ll use your hustle for lifting and transporting bags of up to 50lbs of ingredients such as sugar, sweetener and powdered milk to other team members. You’ll be responsible for a variety of other tasks within the manufacturing process of our syrup and sauce products this includes the weighing, packaging and bottling of products. Here at our Seattle location we pride ourselves on having a very collaborative and diverse culture. If you’re good with people, have good communication skills and enjoy working with a team, we may be the place for you!

 

 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 are you:

 

  • Gathering raw materials needed for creating our quality products, and then measuring them
  • Packaging  and bottling of ingredients
  • Move and transfer ingredients by hand, cart, or forklift (don’t worry, we’ll train you if not certified) 
  • Testing quality and taking records of our produts.
What you'll need to be successful and safe:

 

  • Because you’ll be working with ingredients to specific standards, you’ll have either a high school diploma or equivalent or previous work experience with measuring and documenting with detail. 
  • Thinking of joining a gym? No need! This role will require lifting 50lbs bags of ingredients by hand.
  • 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.

7224 1st Ave. South, Seattle - Food Manufacturing - Production Technician

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 .                                                                                                         

Salary & Benefits

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