Equipment Labor (Packing Operator)
Our dry pet food factory in Zanesville is favorably located along the banks of the Muskingum River in scenic east-central Ohio halfway between Columbus and Wheeling, West Virginia. Originally under the ownership of BENCO Pet Foods, this 100-year-old facility was acquired by Nestl Purina in 1987 and has since evolved as we've innovated and renovated our portfolio of products, processes and technical equipment. Zanesville is the only Nestl Purina location that produces Alpo Meal Helpers and Moist & Meaty and Beneful Simple Goodness for all of the United States and Canada, packaged and shipped with the utmost quality and nutrition.
Over 120 years in existence, we've grown our passionate Nestl Purina Family as we've grown the breadth of our business. Your needs are our responsibility-job security, benefits, safety, and career growth. But, we leave it up to you to shape our future and your career aspirations. Join the Nestl Purina Family to support something so much greater - bettering the lives of pets everywhere.
As a Packing Operator, you will be responsible for using good manufacturing practices to ensure the quality and quantity of sealed finished product pouches packed into cartons or club packs. This position will be scheduled for either 2nd shift or 3rd shift Monday through Friday in addition to every other weekend. This position is an excellent step to growing your career with Nestle Purina.
Maintain a high level of understanding of best practices for packing finished product.
Insert pet food pouches into cartons
Operate the control panel to match pouch flow to carton speed
Perform quality checks
Maintain a clean and safe work environment
Rotate between all packing and clean-up positions within department
Other duties as assigned
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum):
To our veterans and separated service members-you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestl Purina. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as adaptability, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission-you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestl Purina home.
Job: Equipment Labor (Packing Operator)
Primary Location: Zanesville, OH US
Career Area: Hourly
Nestle Purina PetCare Company