Kerry Machine Operator in Vesper, Wisconsin

Company Overview

Want a job you can feel good about? Leading to better encompasses everything we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the world's leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building sustainable solutions for consumers or building benefits and opportunities for employees, the main thread of the Kerry fabric is #LeadingToBetter. With focus on a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

Leading to better.

Through sensory science and technology, Kerry develops and manufactures food and beverage solutions for popular brands throughout the world. In fact, you've most likely experienced Kerry in the food or beverages you've consumed in the past few days!

Leading to better, together.

Together, we shape how the world views food and beverage. Leading to better, together means we do this in a culture that nurtures agility, speed, quality and safety and we do this through:

  • Celebrating curiosity that leads to action

  • Empowering our people

  • Promoting diverse thinking

  • Investing in innovation

  • Acting on sustainability

  • Embracing our differences

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Description and Responsibilities

The Vesper location creates unique ingredients in the Dairy and Culinary Business for Kerry customers and brands. The Machine Operator works in a team atmosphere with other safety and quality minded employees to create distinctive food products.

The key responsibilities of a Machine Operator are:

  • Complete required GMP/HACCP documentation producing a right the first time Kerry product

  • Tear down and set up of machines as needed

  • Required use of CIP technology to perform sanitation duties


A successful candidate will have the mechanical skills to work independently to complete the required duties on a swing shift of either 7a – 3p, 3p – 11p or 11p to 7a in a 24/7 operation earning up to $22/hour.

The key requirements of a Machine Operator are:

  • GED or HS diploma

  • Successful drug screen and background check

  • Ability to work up to 12 hour shifts lifting up to 50 pounds

Job Locations US-WI-Vesper

Requisition ID 2017-10529

Division Kerry

Position Type Full Time

Recruiter LM1

Posting Type DNI