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Position Title: Production Worker 12-hr shift 

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Position Location: [[cust_locationName]] 

Requisition ID: 29378 





We offer 12-hr on 2-2-3 Schedule

Days 6:00 AM-6:15 PM $21.25/hr

Nights 6:00 PM-6:15 AM $21.25 (+ $2 shift differential for overnight)

OR 8-hr M-F 1st, 2nd, 3rd shifts (+$1.50 for 2nd, +$2.00 for 3rd)

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We Are Hiring for our Appetizer Plant in Appleton, WI!

This site specializes in the production of jalapeño poppers and other appetizers.

Fun Fact: the jalapeño popper was trademarked at this site!  


Join our Production Team and help us feed America. 


Why You Should Join Our Team:

  • 2 free Health and Wellness days each year
  • Tuition Reimbursement (eligible on your first day of work)
  • Front Loaded PTO
  • Fun Plant Employee Engagement Events
  • Infertility Assistance
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • 401k
  • HSA
  • Paid Holidays


Apply now for an interview! 

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McCain Food’s facility in Appleton, Wisconsin, is a large-scale food processing plant, employing approximately 500 employees.


Sustainability and Plant-Friendly Practices are at the Heart of McCain:

We’ve embarked on a journey to create planet-friendly food. Food that will use fewer natural resources in factories and farms, answer the need of increasingly health and planet-conscious consumers and contribute to positive change in the rural communities where we grow our ingredients.


    We are moving to 100% renewable energy by 2030.

    Donating 200 million meals to food banks and NGOs worldwide by 2025.

    Implementing regenerative agricultural practices across 100% of our potato acreage by 2030.


Key Responsibilities:

1.  Operate equipment (including setups, shutdowns and changeovers) to maximize line efficiencies and according to specifications

2.  Performs pre-operation checks of equipment for safe and proper set-up, ensuring all guards are functional and in place

3.  Maintains supply of materials to the line throughout the shift

4.  Setting up safely and ensuring the proper processing equipment is in place

5.  Accurately record material usage in production

6.  Maintains and completes reports

7.   Communicates with support personnel and maintenance about any equipment malfunctions or design deficiencies



  • Fluent English Skills (reading, writing, verbal speaking, and comprehension) 
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 6 to 12 months manufacturing experience is a PLUS!
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions both written and oral as well as read and interpret schedules related to production/ product schedules and line changeovers
  • Ability to comprehend and communicate in Basic English and interact with all levels of the organization. Must be able to enter data into a computer
  • Basic computer operational skills; able to input and retrieve computerized information.
  • Ability to problem-solve and troubleshoot is a must
  • Must be able to stand for up to 12 hours per shift and lift up to 50 pounds


Physical Demand:

Constant: use and movement of hands and standing on regularly scheduled shift.

Frequently: Bending, grasping of hands, and reaching for up to 3 -6 hours daily.

Occasionally: Walking, bending at the waist, squatting, kneeling, and twisting at the neck and waist, pushing and pulling for up to 3 hours a day.



McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We see value in ensuring we have a diverse, antiracist, inclusive, merit-based, and equitable workplace.  As a global family-owned company we are proud to reflect the diverse communities around the world in which we live and work. We recognize that diversity drives our creativity, resilience, and success and makes our business stronger. 
McCain is an accessible employer. If you require an accommodation throughout the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.
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Job Family: Manufacturing      
Division: [[division_obj]] 
Department: ​[[department_obj]] ​
Location(s): US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Appleton 

Company: McCain Foods USA, Inc. 

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