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Shearer’s is a privately held producer, co-manufacturer and distributor of quality snack foods sold under the Shearer’s brand, and other private labels. As a matter of fact, Shearers is the number one producer of kettle cooked chips in the world! As the leader in North America, we private label and co-manufacture salty snacks and we are the second largest producer of cookies and crackers. We utilize our manufacturing expertise to serve as a strategic supplier to our partners, who are nationally recognized retail and restaurant brands. So, while you may not be familiar with our name, you likely eat the products we make on a regular basis. With exceptional competence in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution, we continue to realize significant growth in each segment of our business. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, we have over 5,000 associates in 11 state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites in North America. You can visit our website at .

Floater (also known as a Floor Operator)

7PM - 7AM ( 2- 2 - 3)


Your seat at the table

DedicationDependability, and a Willingness to learn are a must. Floaters will use organizational skills for the day-to-day functioning of the packaging floor, use leadership skills and possess the ability to interact with both management and co-workers.  As a Floater, job duties include, but are not limited to, some mechanical skills to operate label printers and troubleshoot them, work with others, must walk and pull skids for 12 hrs., multi-task and work with computers. Floaters will take direction from PMO’s and management personnel throughout the day. Floaters will be expected to multi-task and prioritize throughout the day. Job duties also include the use of hand jacks.

What you bring to the table

Safety Mindset – Create a safety and health workplace; make SSW a priority. 

Language Skills – Must be able to read, understand and effectively communicate to team members in immediate area

Leadership – Must demonstrate Shearer's Core Values of Respect, Teamwork, and Giving Back

Reasoning Ability – Ability to apply common sense understanding and carry out written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems in common operating situations

Troubleshooting Skills – Must have ability to work through problems to find root causes and address issues

Computer Skills - Must have basic computer skills required to run production. Verifications on computer will be done routinely throughout the day

Time Management – Must be able to follow standard work instructions

Flexibility - Must be available for pre-shift meetings when applicable and able to work weekends, varied schedules, overtime and holidays when needed

Physical Demands - The team member is frequently required to stand and reach with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift or move up to 45 pounds, frequently lift or move up to 10 pounds, intermittently team lift 65 lb.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus. Team Members must be able to be on their feet for twelve (12+) hours, to keep up with a fast, repetitious pace and to do repetitious lifting.

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.


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