Packaging Operator

Kerry - New Century, KS3.2

Full-time
Requisition ID 3469
Position Type (US)Full Time
Recruiter
Posting Type DNI
Posting Type NCB

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.

About the role

Our New Century plant creates sweet and cereal variations for Kerry customers and brands. We are a work hard, play hard kind of team - in the office and our community thanks to Kerry’s employee engagement program. If you’re looking to build a career in manufacturing with a team you can have some fun with, we might be the team for you.

Multiple openings in 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift available!

Key responsibilities

As a Packaging Operator you’ll assemble boxes and package blended product. Your work is key to ensure continuous operations by meeting production needs and your attention to detail will come in handy as you weigh, count, mark, label and inspect products and materials. You'll get the chance to train on cross contamination policies and learn all about the GMPs and SSOPs that keep our products at the highest of quality standards.

Qualifications and skills

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

Are you comfortable learning new machinery with written and/or verbal procedures or instructions? This means using a control panel and continually evolving in your role and knowledge.
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.
Are you comfortable either 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift Monday through Friday with occasional overtime?
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.
Prairie Village Drive New Century, Kansas 66031-1123

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: https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf and here: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf.

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an eMail to KAcareers@Kerry.com and let us know the nature of your request.