Shearer’s is a privately held producer, leading co-manufacturer and distributor of quality snack foods sold under the Shearer’s brand, and other private labels. Ranking number one in private brand and contract manufactured salty snacks, as well as the number two supplier of private brand cookies and crackers in North America, you love our products, although you may not be familiar with our name! We utilize our manufacturing expertise to serve as a strategic supplier to our partners, who are nationally recognized retail and restaurant brands. With exceptional competence in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution, we continue to embrace significant growth in each segment of our business. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, we have over 5,000 associates in 12 state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites in North America. You can visit our website at www.Shearers.com
Packaging Machine Operator
Afternoon Shift and Night Shift Positions Available
Packaging Machine Operators are directly involved in making sure every product that leaves Shearer’s Snacks is of the highest quality and ready to make people happy at their next picnic, birthday party or snack time.
Your seat at the table
Operate bagger equipment
Operate seasoner (Chip side only)
Inspect all equipment used for sanitation and food safety.
Report any problems with materials or equipment.
Take all required tests. Ex. BIP, vacuum chamber.
Perform all required maintenance and cleaning of equipment.
Direct line workers to needed tasks.
Fill out proper paperwork. Ex. Metal Detector Log, Packaging Machine Start Up & Film Verification, Seat Test Check Sheet, etc.
Clean and return used formers to racks.
Work with Enrober Operators, Cooks, Cartpullers, and Sheeter Operators
Schedule completion of orders by following priority and direction from supervision.
What you bring to the table
Complete all computer training
Prior Manufacturing experience in operating high speed packaging equipment such as T&A or Ishida, CNC and/or touch screen PLC machinery
Able to read the ROG
General mathematical ability
Learning, memorizing and executing a sequence of procedures
Good hand – eye coordination
Willing and able to get along with others
Good judgment and reasoning abilities
Basic computer skills
Lifting up to 80 pounds
Continuous standing and walking
Continuous bending, stooping, carrying, lifting, pushing and pulling
Frequently climbing and reaching above shoulder level
We Offer a Feast of Benefits
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.