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Formulation Dept. Team Member 1st Shift

Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Watertown, WI 53094
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At Johnsonville, we use our business to build our people. If you're passionate about making a difference, we want you to help make our products, our processes, our communities and each other better. Wisconsin-based Johnsonville is the No. 1 national sausage brand enjoyed in 45 countries. Founded in 1945 by the late Ralph F. and Alice Stayer, our company is 2,000 members strong and remains privately owned today. Come join our family-owned company!

Trace Lean Operator - Formulation

1st shift

Position Overview

The successful candidate will ensure compliance with safety, quality, and sanitation requirements in the department as well as operate, setup and teardown the machinery in the Formulation Dept.

Why choose a career with Johnsonville?

  • Great Company Culture
    • You will become a Member of a Team and not just an employee
    • We believe in the guiding principles of respect, trust, integrity, caring, ownership, appreciation, candor, humility, and innovation
    • Opportunity for growth
  • Great Compensation program
    • Great Base Pay
    • Monthly Bonus program eligibility immediately after hire with NO annual cap!
    • Outstanding insurance package including medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage after 60 days
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Gym Membership Incentives
    • PTO
    • 401K eligibility after 90 days
    • Discounted Johnsonville products

Essential Duties/Responsibilities
  • Must be able to obtain forklift license and keep safe driving record
  • Prepare equipment for use by utilizing detailed checklists for inspection and assembly
  • Complete documentation accuracy is critical
  • Perform periodic wash-downs of equipment
  • Work together with other Formulation Members to obtain World Class results in safety, yields, usages, and efficiencies.
  • Use of SAP software functions for the department
  • Maintain the highest standards of detail as it relates to product specifications and quality
  • Comply with USDA regulations, GMPs, and safety rules at all times
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the team and work toward a common goal without direct supervision
  • Willingness to work overtime as production demands
  • Ability to work at a pace consistent with the process flow
  • Complete all other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Prior food manufacturing experience preferred

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to work safely from elevated platforms and lifts
  • Ability to work in a cold environment
  • Walking and/or Standing throughout the shift
  • Bending and/or Reaching throughout the shift

Other Requirements

  • Participate in daily meetings and project teams
  • Set goals and objectives; both personal and as a team member to acquire superlative performance in order to support the Johnsonville Way
  • Learn and excel at different positions in the department
  • Notify team leaders and/or maintenance of problems




1st Shift: 5:45am - 3:00pm (Overtime as production demands)

Member Status:

Full time

Hourly Rate:


How to Apply:

For Internal Members: Log into MyVille. Click on the Member Central link. Click on Home, select Careers and apply for the position titled Trace Lean Operator - 1st shift

Please apply by

To access the portal from home- please use portal.ibrat.com

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.

Posted: 2021-09-11 Expires: 2021-10-10
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