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The Kraft Heinz Company is currently seeking for production Line Lead candidates to work at our sauces, and pickles processing facility in Holland, MI. This position requires individuals to perform general production duties in a food manufacturing environment following strict quality and safety standards.
2 years of leadership experience
Ability to lift 50 pounds
Ability to stand for 8-12 hours
Capable of working 8-12 hours
Candidates must be available to work all shifts including second, third & weekends
Prior manufacturing experience is preferred
Kraft Heinz is an EO employer - Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled and other protected categories
Benefits & Compensation Overview:
Medical, Dental, Vision
Additional perks: Pet Insurance, (EAP) Employee Assistance Program, Company paid Life Insurance, Company paid Short-term disability
Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) or Health Savings Account (HAS) with Company contribution
Starting Pay Rate $22.64 an hour
Rate after certification of 2 lines $24.05
Rate after certification of 4 lines $24.85
Second shift an additional $1.00
Third shift an additional $2.00
New Hire Bonus Program *$700 - After 3 months*$800 - After 6 months*$1000 - After 1 year
For a total of $2500 from your start date!
You will receive 10 days of vacation (PTO) once a 90-day probationary period has been completed
Monday-Friday, including some weekends 5:30am-2:30pm
Plant & Community Overview:
Approximately 300 employees
1st, 2nd and 3rd shift opportunities- assigned based on business needs and seniority
Union Plant, represented by UFCW Local 705
Products: Vinegar, BBQ Sauces, Relish, Pickles, Mustard
The Holland plant is one of the oldest plants in the company and has been operating since 1897. Although, locally known as the "pickle factory", currently pickles only make up 5% of the total production. In 2016 the factory installed grey poupon mills to allow the production of its iconic mustard.
Welcome to Holland:
"From the award-winningto the white sandy beaches, you'll fall in love with Holland's small-town charm and big-city amenities.along the waterfrontorat a localcafe. Hike to the top of a sand dune or climb to the top of a windmill!for a paddleboard, or a pair of wooden shoes. We recommend you attend our world-famousvisit one of our neighborhood art fairs, enjoy a theatreperformance, stroll the downtown sidewalks,or tour a modern college campus. Sail the waters of Lake Michiganor hike the trails in one of our wooded parks. Watch a brilliant sunset over Lake Michigan. No matter what your interests, you won't be disappointed!" (Source: )
A successful candidate in this role is a fast learner, likes to observe and recommend changes to improve their jobs. Feels comfortable working with mechanical equipment. Candidates in this role will have plenty of opportunities to work overtime, and opportunities to be trained on different jobs and earn... For full info follow application link.
It is the continuing policy of The Kraft Heinz Company to afford full equal employment opportunity to qualified employees and applicants, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental handicaps, military or veteran status, sexual preference, or any other protected condition or characteristic in conformity with all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.
Final candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship. Exceptions requesting work visa sponsorship will be reviewed on a case to case basis.