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Kraft Heinz Company
The Kraft Heinz Company is currently seeking a Production Associate II to work at our facility in Springfield, MO. Ideal candidates must be motivated to work in a team-orientated, fast-paced environment. This position requires individuals to perform duties in a food manufacturing environment following strict quality and safety standards.
Basic math, reading, and communication
Ability to adjust to temperature changes (lower 40s to upper 90s); can be in hot/humid or cool environment depending on assigned job tasks
Prior manufacturing experience is preferred
Kraft Heinz is an EO employer - Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled and other protected categories
We offer a variety of benefits including:
4 Medical Plan options
3 Dental Plan options
2 Vision Plan options
401k with matching contributions
Additional perks: Company Paid Life Insurance Policy, Paid Parental Leave, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability plans, Wellbeing Program, Employee Assistance Program, Pet Insurance, plus other additional benefits.
Vacation starting from date of hire
$21.62 - $22.72 per hour, plus shift differential for second and third shifts
FOIP (Field Operations Incentive Plan) - Bonus Plan
We are a 24/7 facility offering both 8-hour and 10-hour shifts as well as 12-hour rotating shifts. Work schedule is dependent on position.
Plant & Community Overview:
Welcome to the birthplace of Route 66! Springfield, MO combines a small-town vibe with the energy of a college town and amenities of a big city. With an attractive cost of living and strong local economy, Springfield is well-positioned to continue its reliable growth. Residents enjoy four distinct seasons and a wealth of outdoor recreational opportunities including cycling, fishing, and hiking. The city is also host to the Springfield Cardinals, the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. Springfield is also only 40 miles north of the fun tourist city of Branson, MO! No matter what your interests are, Springfield has everything: fantastic food, shopping, and adventure - this community offers it all! https://www.springfieldchamber.com/
Are you ready to join a team with a global portfolio of more than 200 brands? With Kraft Heinz, you can create your career and make a difference! If you're passionate like us and ready to build on a storied legacy, we welcome you to be a part of our team.
Responsibilities & Duties:
Maintains proper line speeds.
Reports and/or corrects unsafe acts or conditions.
Maintains Kraft quality standards by checking quality of seals, code date, labels, packaging of product, weights, odor, color, temperature of product, etc.
Record keeping as required on manual, computer, and other systems.
Ensures that housekeeping and Kraft quality standards are maintained in the work area.
Must be able to perform line production duties at each station.
Performs a variety of maintenance-type functions such as change-overs, set-ups, minor maintenance and adjustments, lubrication, etc.
Relieves other personnel as needed.
Understands and accepts Total Quality culture and is supportive of plant and departmental team goals and vision. Become active in SQDCM meetings.
Conducts SQCDM meetings.
Ability to learn and demonstrate proficiency in Quality Suite and OEE applications.
Performs other duties as directed by the Line Leader.
Performs sanitation duties as needed or requested.
Perform/Support TPM functions when required.
Must maintain processing equipment by utilizing the IL6S system and settings.
Must attend daily Oscar meetings.
Performs variety of maintenance-type tasks such as change-overs, set-ups, pit stops, minor maintenance and adjustments, lubrication, etc.
Will be required to be involved in improvement opportunities (IL6S) teams.
Accountable for the Safety, Health and Environmental systems and operational standards to ensure compliance as it is outlined in our policies/procedures and processes.
Accountable for the QRMP (Quality Risk Management Process) system and operational standards as outlined in the Springfield QRMP accountability document.
Knowledge:Basic math, reading and communication.
Working Environment: Primarily indoors with heating and cooling regulated in a general production environment. Subject to cooler temperatures inside the Filling room.
Performs bending, squatting, kneeling, reaching to both ground level and overhead
Lifts, carries, pushes, pulls; move up to 50 pounds
Holds and grips objects; must possess manual dexterity necessary to operate equipment, disassemble, and reassemble equipment.
Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity
The Kraft Heinz Company