Nestle Production Operator (seasonal) in Kingfield, Maine

As the nation s leading bottled water company, Nestle Waters North America is dedicated to providing customers with healthy hydration options. Alongside that, we re also committed to developing our people enabling them to make the most of the many elements that help them to succeed.

Nestle Waters consists of four business units: Corporate, Retail, Supply Chain and ReadyRefresh by Nestle . Whichever one of these areas you choose to join, you ll find yourself collaborating with a highly talented team on work that s challenging, engaging and incredibly rewarding. You ll be an essential element of our success: trusted, empowered and supported to make a lasting impact on the very future of our business. It s a chance to use your knowledge, skills and experience to shine brightly and achieve your ambitions all while delivering healthy hydration to millions of customers.

Nestle Waters North America (NWNA) is currently seeking applicants for Seasonal Production Operator assignments to be located in our Kingfield, ME facility.

Shift openings vary but are generally 12 hours in length and consist of a rotating schedule of 3 or 4 scheduled days/week, including every other weekend. Day shifts run from 6am to 6pm and night shifts run from 6pm to 6am.

This role pays $16.00. Shift differential pay of $1.00 per hour after 6pm.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Operating, troubleshooting, conducting basic and preventative maintenance and performing changeovers on various bottling line equipment

Ensure the safety of self and others during all work activities

Conducting hourly quality checks and completing online data entry and documentation for production and downtime tracking, analyzing data as needed

Working effectively with peers as a team to support production goals

Load raw materials and remove dunnage

Work with Planning, Quality and Logistics to maximize results and efficiency

Comply with plant sanitation standards and keep work area clean

Supports continuous improvement initiatives

Operate a forklift in the production area as needed


Key qualifications include:

High school diploma or equivalent

Prior experience in manufacturing preferred

Exposure to high speed production, clean manufacturing or basic maintenance strongly desired

Ability to work self-directed and with a team

Solid communication and interpersonal skills with experience working in a team based environment

Ability to interact with various internal contacts to manage the flow of work

Computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft applications, SAP experience a plus

Focus on safe work practices and high quality while executing duties with a sense of urgency

Ability to lift/move 50 lbs and stand on your feet for long periods of time throughout the day


Applicants must be at least 18 years of age

Must be willing to accept seasonal/temporary assignment

Able and willing to work 12 hour shifts including the potential for nights, weekends and holidays

Seasonal assignments offer you the opportunity to test the waters and determine if this is the right job and company for you while offering you valuable work experience at a leading food & beverage manufacturer. We offer a competitive wage and consideration for full-time roles if opportunities exist at the end of the assignment. Individuals in temporary assignments are not eligible for the standard benefits package (i.e. medical, dental, vision, etc.).

Nestle Waters North America is the nation s leading bottled water company. Our water brands include Poland Spring, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Deer Park, Zephyrhills and Ice Mountain, Nestle Pure Life, S. Pellegrino, Perrier and Acqua Panna. We re passionate about creating shared value for society in all kinds of ways: from providing careers and benefits to communities where we operate to environmental stewardship most notably responsible water management, lightweight packaging and advancing recycling in America. As a valuable part of our team, you ll receive a competitive total rewards package something that will provide you with the support you need to thrive both inside and outside of work. It s not just the work that you ll find fulfilling here though. As you build a career with us, you ll receive exactly the kind of benefits you d expect from a leading name in healthy hydration. The only question is, what elements will help you succeed at Nestle Waters?

The Nestle Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

Category: Operations, Nestle Waters

The Nestlé Companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran