Kerry Wet Side Extra (Rothschild, WI, US, 54476) in Rothschild, Wisconsin

Requisition ID 3389

Position Type (US)Full Time

Career Function Manufacturing/Production


Posting Type DNI

Career Builder CB

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role

This position is responsible to efficiently run/fill in on the wet side of the plant.

Key responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The essential functions of this job include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the efficient operation and monitoring of the Intake, Evap/Refiner/Boiler, Dissolve, Hicon 1/Ion Exchange, Hicon 2, WWTP and Warehouse.

  • Adjusts machines as needed to ensure product uniformity, maximum machine rates and standards throughout the production run.

  • Performs assigned data entry, record keeping and process monitoring functions according to established procedures in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Continuously works to maximize On Product hours and to minimize the off Product hours. Within a reasonable period, must develop a level of competency that supports trouble shooting equipment problems, and maximize equipment performances. During breakdowns works directly with Maintenance personnel to fix equipment in a timely manner.

  • Reports and records all deviations from specified operating parameters and “critical control points,” as established by HACCP and Kerry procedures.

  • State certification is required for operation of the HTST.

Qualifications and skills

This position requires the ability to operate technology related business systems and application effectively. The ability to read and interpret documents and instruction in addition to mathematical skills suc as add, subtract, multiply, and divide.

This position operates in a manufacturing environment. Physical demand consists of continuous (more than 67 to 100%% of time) use of hands to finger, handle, or touch objects, tools, or controls, sit; to verbally communicate; and to hear. The position occasionally (up to 33% of the time) is required to walk and stand. The employee must occasionally (up to 33% of the time) lift and/or move up to 55 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level is usually moderate.

This position requires a high school diploma, or GED.

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. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request.