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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.

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General information

All posting locations: Fresno, California, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Department: 06 - 00 Manufacturing

Date Published: 13-Oct-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

  • Utility Operator

    Fresno- CA

    Benefits & Compensation Overview





    Additional perks:  Pet Insurance- (EAP) Employee Assistance Program

    (HRA) Health Reimbursement Account or (HSA) Health Savings Account.

    Starting Pay $15.25

    Non-Union Field Operations Incentive Bonus Plan

    Work Schedule Shift Availabilities: (Availabilities may vary depending on openings)

    M-F 02:00PM-10:30PM

    M-F 10:00PM-6:30AM

    Plant & Community Overview:

    Kraft Heinz Fresno Ready to Drink Plant has been located in Fresno- CA since 1989.  We are a Non-Union facility employing over 270 employees producing Capri Sun and Kool-Aid Burst Products all year round.


    Area Attractions:

    Yosemite National Park

    Sequoia National Park

    Grizzlies Baseball – Chukchansi Park

    Inexpensive cost of living

    Major cities and attractions 2-3 driving distance

    Job Overview:

    Are you ready to join a team that produces quality products that are amongst over 50 household brands in the U.S.?  This is a place for you to create your career and bring your appetite for more!

    Responsibilities & Duties:

    The Utility Operator must ensure that equipment is filled with product material and packaging material on a continual basis and that the equipment is working properly.  The Utility Operator must also clean- make quality checks- and complete machine documentation.

    Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to: Load machines with materials to allow for continuous operation. Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled and packaged products to standards. Visually check product for quality defects and correct packaging material. Operate equipment when malfunctions occur- clear jams- and report any needed repairs to supervisor/maintenance.  Ensure all in process documentation is filled out correctly.  Document emptied pouch boxes and seal checks on paperwork for pouch tracking and quality assurance.  Ensure housekeeping and 5S are kept at established standards. Complete any Daily Management System information per required frequency.


    1. Min of 1 year Manufacturing experience preferred

    2. Safety Awareness – Being aware of conditions that affect employee safety.

    3. Quality Orientation – Accomplishing tasks by considering all areas involved- no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time.

    4. Adaptability – Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work tasks or the work environment; adjusting effectively to work within new work structures- processes- requirements- or cultures.

    5 Teamwork/Collaboration – Working effectively with team/work group or those outside the formal line of authority (e.g.- peers- senior managers) to accomplish organizational goals; taking actions that respect the needs and contributions of others; contributing to and accepting the consensus; subordinating own objectives to the objectives of the organization or team.

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