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Position Title: General Production 1st Shift

Position Type: Full-time

Position Location: [[cust_locationName]] 

Grade: [[cust_payGrade]] 

Requisition ID: 20840 


Apply for an interview and find out why everyone wants to work for McCain Foods!  We are almost fully staffed, but get put on our Waiting List!


Starting pay $18.53 

All positions are full-time and include benefits!

Position Title:  General Production Worker, 1st Shift

Hours:  First shift M- F, 7AM -3PM


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 McCain Foods?

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 


We pride ourselves on being an “Employer of Choice” with These Amazing Benefits!  We want the best for each of our team members and value each employee as a part of our Family.

McCain Food’s facility in Rice Lake Wisconsin is a large-scale food processing plant, employing approximately 260 employees. This site specializes in the production of onion rings. Fun Fact: We are the lowest cost onion ring manufacturer in the world, and employ the best people who safely deliver high-quality products.


Position Summary:

The Onion Separator position is primarily responsible for sorting and separating the onion rings as they come out of the auger following the standard operating procedures.


Key Responsibilities:

• Separate and sort raw onion rings to specification

• Follow the separator Job Safety Analysis and all other safety policies and procedures

• Follow the Good Manufacturing Practices and all quality policies and procedures

• Pick carbon from finished product

• Separators on 2nd shift are part of the sanitation crew



6+ months manufacturing experience is a PLUS

Ability to comprehend and communicate in Basic English and interact with all levels of the organization.

Must be able to stand for up to 8 hours per shift and lift up to 30 pounds (60 pounds for 2nd shift sanitation)


Physical Demand:

Constant: use and movement of hands, forward head/neck flexion, and standing on regularly scheduled shift.

Frequently: Grasping of hands, pushing with thumbs and fingers, and reaching for 8 hours daily.

Occasionally: Walking, bending at the waist, squatting, kneeling, and twisting at the neck and waist.



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.  Your privacy is important to us. By submitting personal data or information to us, you agree this will be handled in accordance with the Global Employee Privacy Policy 


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