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Kerry 2nd Shift Production Operator (8 hour shift) in Harrisonburg, VA, Virginia

Requisition ID 26021

Position Type (US)Full Time

Career Function Manufacturing/Production


Posting Type DNI

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.

Where You'll Work

With over 50 plant across North America, the Harrisonburg, VA, plant is a part of our Taste division, creating a variety of stock broth, soups, and bases .We feel good about our products that make our food taste better. We work in a fast paced and ever changing environment, where we work hard but also enjoy taking part in the 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 place for you!

We currently have multiple Production Operative opportunities on 2nd Shift. You must be able to work 8-9 hours Monday - Saturday 3:00pm - 11:30pm EST. There is lots of opportunity for overtime.

What You'll Do

As 2nd shift Production Operative your work is key to ensuring continuous operations by meeting production needs, applying your attention to detail while monitoring the processes, and utilizing your ability to follow the directions of our strict operating procedures. On our second shift, we have a smaller group of staff, so this allows for a close-knit group that works hard and relies on each other. We hope you bring your communication skills and ability to work well with others to the team. Have a passion for sanitation? Soup-er! You'll get the chance to train on cross contamination policies and learn all about the GMPs and SOPs that keep our products at the highest of quality standards

What You'll Need to Be Successful

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.

  • Do you have experience working alongside a team and operating a forklift in a manufacturing environment? The safety of our team and products are our top priority, so we prefer some experience. Don't worry though, we are willing to train you if you have not operated a forklift in previous roles.

  • If you’re looking to save money on a gym membership, this is the job for you! This job requires you to lift 50lbs bags of ingredients consistently throughout your shift.

  • Are you comfortable working a flexible rotating schedule with occasional overtime?

  • Strong work attendance in your current/previous job.

    1711 N Liberty St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802, United States

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 ( .