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3RD SHIFT PREWEIGH TECHNICIAN

GRETNA, LA, US, 70053

McCormick & Company, Incorporated is a global leader in flavor. Zatarain's, a leader in New Orleans cuisine owned by McCormick, is seeking a 3rd Shift Pre-Weigh Technician at its facility located in Gretna, Louisiana.

With $4 billion in annual sales, McCormick & Company, Incorporated manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry - retail outlets, food manufacturers and food service businesses. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. McCormick makes every moment and meal better. To learn more please visit us at www.mccormickcorporation.com.

As an employer recognized for our exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick & Co., Inc. offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services which address the needs of employees and their families. Zatarain’s benefits include, but are not limited to tuition assistance, medical & dental, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), defined contribution plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinate between scheduling and warehouse team daily concerning any raw material variances
  • Return remaining raw materials after Preweigh processes complete according to warehouse specifications
  • Follow all instructions on production cards and daily schedule
  • Keep accurate production records and accurate reporting in SAP and report information daily
  • Inspect raw materials, in-process, and finished goods for proper weight, color, overall appearance, texture, labeling, packaging, and correct/report defects
  • Coordinate with supervisors daily concerning any scheduling variances and process improvements
  • Perform proper sanitation, housekeeping, and safety procedures
  • Help maintain equipment, reporting, and/or resolving any breakdowns or problems
  • Participate in all team/department meetings
  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Other duties as assigned
     
     REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Basic math, reading and writing skill
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • 3 years in a manufacturing environment
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Ability to work in a dusty environment with strong odors and high noise/decibel levels
  • Ability to work in environment with potential exposure to chemicals and cleaning agents
  • Ability to work overtime on short notice and weekends
  • Ability to work in a team environment
     
    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Proven mechanical ability
  • Preweigh experience
  • SAP experience

McCormick and Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.


Nearest Major Market: New Orleans