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Position Title: Production Worker 

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Position Location: [[cust_locationName]] 

Requisition ID: 12283 



About McCain: McCain Foods is proud to be a family and values-driven company. Our values are integral to our culture, helping to shape how we operate, how we work together and the choices we make. They are a big part of what makes us unique. McCain Foods opened their first production facility in their hometown of Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada. McCain Foods quickly established itself within the Canadian marketplace and then began a journey to become the world's largest manufacturer of frozen French fries and potato specialties.

McCain products can be found in thousands of restaurants and supermarket freezers around the world. In addition to fries, McCain also produces other foods, including appetizers, oven meals, vegetables and juice for both the retail and foodservice industries.


Why You Should Join Our Team
McCain offers full benefits including health, vision, and dental insurance. In addition, we offer other benefits including: 
Adoption Assistance 
Infertility Assistance
Education Reimbursement Assistance 
Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave 

McCain Food’s facility in Appleton Wisconsin is a large-scale food processing plant, employing approximately 500 employees. This site specializes in the production of jalapeño poppers and other appetizers. Fun Fact: the jalapeño popper was trademarked at this site!   


Sustainability and Planet Friendly Practices are at the heart of McCain
We’ve embarked upon a journey to create planet-friendly food. We are committed to investing in resource-efficient operations in factories and farms.
•    We are moving to 100% renewable energy by 2030. 
•    Donating 200 million meals to food banks and NGO worldwide by 2025. 
•    Implementing regenerative agricultural practices across 100% of our potato acreage by 2030. 


Position Summary:

A Production Worker at McCain Foods is an entry-level job that allows you to grow with a global organization! The Production Worker is responsible to remove materials and defects from our production lines and packed boxes with finished goods. This is a great position to start your career in manufacturing and utilize our tuition reimbursement program to grow with a global company!   

Key Responsibilities:

1.    Notify appropriate personnel of quality and production line issues. 
2.    Hand-sort product to remove foreign material and defects from line flow.
3.     Check for improperly sealed packages, strips out packages, and adds back product into line flow.
4.    Clean equipment, walls and floors with chemical agents during factory clean-ups and as directed by supervision.  Uses shovels, brooms, squeegees, etc to cleaning work areas.
5.    Adhere to stringent sanitation standards when handling product and take necessary precautions to avoid product contamination while cleaning.



  • 1 to 6 months manufacturing experience is a PLUS! But not necessary! We will train the right candidate! 
  • 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. 


Physical Demand:

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

Frequently: Bending, grasping of hands, and reaching for up to 8 -12 hours daily


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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