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The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

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As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Mason City, Iowa, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Department: 06 - 00 Manufacturing

Date Published: 15-Sep-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements


 

Manufacturing Team Member

Kraft Heinz Company 

Mason City- IA

The Kraft Heinz Company is currently seeking Manufacturing Team Members to work at our production facility in Mason City- IA.  Ideal candidates must be safety and quality orientated and be willing to work in a team orientated- fast paced work environment.  This position requires individuals to perform general production duties in a food manufacturing environment following strict quality and safety standards. 
 

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or GED equivalent or 1 year of manufacturing experience
  • Candidates must be willing to work 12-hour rotating shifts alternating days and nights- including weekends
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary
  • Background in a manufacturing environment or technical background with electrical- mechanical or automation experience 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Benefits & Compensation Overview: 

  • Medical- Dental- Vision – we offer a variety of benefit plans to choose from
  • 401(k) 
  • (HRA) Health Reimbursement Account or (HSA) Health Savings Account
    • Also:  Company paid Life Insurance- Company paid Short-term Disability- (EAP) Employee Assistance Program and Pet Insurance 
  • Starting rate of $19.00/hr with opportunities to advance to $26.11 and eligibility for overtime compensation
  • 4 weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • New Hire Retention Bonus- Employee will receive $250 at the completion of 3 months of employment and will receive $750 at the completion of 6 months of employment.

 Work Schedule: 

  • 12-hour rotating shifts alternating days and nights- including weekends and holidays

Plant & Community Overview: 

Plant Overview: 

  • Products: Refrigerated Ready-to-Eat Jell-O gels- puddings and cheesecake 
  • Currently under plant expansion to add 7th production line.
  • Plant runs 24 hours a day / 7 days per week. This continuous process is supported by four shift teams with over 140 employees.
  • Non-union facility
  • No product recalls

Community Overview: 

Welcome to Mason City:  https://www.masoncity.net/

Job Overview: 

Manufacturing Team Members are OWNERS of machinery or equipment in multiple areas of the plant.  The Kraft Heinz Company is currently seeking Manufacturing Team Members to work at our processing facility in Mason City- IA.   Ideal candidates must be safety and quality orientated and be willing to work in a team orientated- fast paced work environment.  This position requires individuals to perform manufacturing duties in a food manufacturing environment following strict quality and safety standards.  Candidates must be willing to work 12 hour rotating shifts alternating days and nights- including weekends

Responsibilities & Duties: 

Operate and maintain equipment in area in a safe and efficient manner

Read- follow and update Job Task Analysis (JTAs) for work area

Perform quality checks as required

Ensure proper raw or packaging components are used based on product requirements

Actively participate in the facility’s safety compliance program

Troubleshoots and resolves breakdowns

Sustains responsibility for preventative maintenance and sanitation in work area

Ensures efficient operation of equipment

Communicate with co-workers effectively to ensure minimum interruptions in production

Responsible to follow FSQ requirements such as GMPs and other daily/job specific duties to support QRMP

Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/ gender identity

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity