Food Manufacturing Processor in Phoenix AZ

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Shearer's Foods
Food Manufacturing Processor
Job ID: 
Phoenix AZ
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Job Types:
Packaging Technician, Production Worker, Warehouse Worker

You already LOVE us and the SNACKS WE MAKE

Chips, Cookies, Crackers, Wafers, Cheese Curls, Popcorn, Tortilla Chips... yeah, we make them ALL! Shearer's is the company behind all your favorite snack brands.

We have nearly 5,000 associates in 11 state-of-the-art manufacturing and warehouse sites in North America that produce over 800 million pounds of snacks per year. Did you know that we buy 20% of all the potatoes grown in the US? WOW!

And we know what you re thinking how can I get my hands on some free goodies? Our team members can crunch on oodles of free snacks everyday!

Corn Cooking Operator and Food Mfg Processor

12hr Day shift, 2-2-3 Schedule ($20.50/hr. Start Pay)

12hr Night shift, 2-2-3 Schedule ($23.50/hr. Start Pay with Shift Premium)

**Food Production Processing Experience Preferred **

Your seat at the best snacks table:


Cook and maintain a continuous supply of corn to be processed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate corn cook kettles
  • Operate Snack Seasoning Equipment
  • Inspect all equipment
  • Pull raw materials from staging area using FIFO
  • Perform all production/quality tests as required
  • Monitor the process equipment and document
  • Report any problems with materials and equipment
  • Lock out and Tag out

Performs additional duties as assigned.


  • Safe use of cleaning chemicals as specified in instructions
  • Use boiler chemicals as needed
  • Operate boiler and be able to shutdown if needed
  • Usage of proper PPE
  • Observe all plant Good Manufacturing Practices

What you bring to the party:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • General mathematical ability
  • Experience or training up to 1 month or more
  • Mechanical ability
  • Self-motivation
  • Memorizing and executing a sequence of procedures
  • Hand/eye coordination
  • Able to get along with others
  • Good judgement and reasoning abilities
  • Ability to drive forklift and pass certification exam
  • Able to read and write

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Continuous standing and walking
  • Continuous bending, stooping, carrying, lifting, pushing and pulling
  • Frequently climbing and reaching above shoulder level
  • Occasional squatting

Working Conditions

  • Exposure to hot and humid temperatures
  • Airborne particles
  • Moving mechanical parts and vibration
  • Loud noise level
  • Allergens
  • Elevated heights
  • Hot surfaces

We offer a variety pack of benefits after just 30 days:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate.

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace:

Because at Shearer s, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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