Production Operator

Join a diverse team where we co-pack/assemble parts; and kit, package, and ship products.

If you like working with your hands, contributing towards a finished product, and working with a diverse group of people in a warehouse environment, this is the job for you.


Under general supervision, the Production Operator works on a team to convert raw materials into finished products and packaged 
goods. As part of this function, the Production Operator actively supports the implementation of the Nestlé Quality Management System (QMS), Food Safety Management System (FSMS), Safety Management System (SMS), and Environmental Management System (EMS) in the manufacturing facility. In addition, the Production Operator must adhere to all safety, quality, and environmental standards of the workplace. 


Chicago, IL 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Follow production schedule

  • Remove and restore production supplies

  • Enter production results into the computer system

  • Adhere to all safety guidelines and GMPs

  • Follow production schedules and correctly match labels to formulas

  • Palletize cases and coordinate with lift truck driver to ensure pallet sheet accuracy

  • Abide by quality check guidelines

  • Continuously learn the operational lines

  • Follow the plant safety rules and immediately report safety incidents and unsafe conditions
  • Perform other duties as assigned 

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of relevant training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Ability to read, write, perform basic math, and use a computer

  • High school diploma or its equivalent (technical degree a plus)

  • Ability to push, pull, and lift up to 50 pounds with or without assistance

  • Ability to maneuver in and around equipment

  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, kneel, and climb stairs  


This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classificationIt is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees for this job. Employees are expected to follow their supervisor’s instructions and to perform the tasks requested by their supervisors. 

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