Packaging Department Utility

  • Monmouth, IL
  • Packaging
  • Full-time

Are you ready to be an instrumental part of our packaging department’s success? We are seeking a dedicated individual to take on the role of Packaging Department Utility, where you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to our dynamic team and make a real impact. If you’re passionate about maintaining quality and efficiency while ensuring a safe and sanitary work environment, then this role is perfect for you.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Keep our automatic samplers in perfect rhythm by monitoring and managing them according to standard operating procedures.
  • Capture all necessary processes, deviations, and corrections, and ensure seamless communication with the Maintenance, Operations, and Food Safety Quality departments regarding any repairs or adjustments to the sampling equipment.
  • Uphold and promote sanitary conditions at all times to ensure that our performance hits all the right notes in safety and quality.
  • Take charge of overseeing and managing empty packaging to increase the productivity and overall throughput of the department.
  • Take charge of overseeing and managing empty packaging to increase the productivity and overall throughput of the department.
  • Conduct quality testing with precision, including weight verification, seal integrity analysis, temperature analysis, sample collection for further quality analysis, and date code verification activities.
  • Showcase your versatility by providing assistance with Warehouse Management and WiSys related tasks, ready to shine wherever your talents are needed.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED

Preferred Skills

  • Forklift operator experience
  • Punctuality and Organization

Additional Information

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Work Location: In person
  • Reliably commute or planning to relocate to Monmouth, IL before starting work is required.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Vision insurance

Compensation Package

  • Differential pay
  • Hourly pay
  • Overtime pay


  • Monday to Friday
  • Expected hours: 40 hours per week.
  • Shift: 8-hour shift

Company Overview

Midwestern Pet Foods is a fourth generation, family-owned pet food manufacturer based out of Evansville, Indiana. What started as Nunn Milling Company in 1926, Midwestern Pet Foods has now grown to operate four kitchens in the USA, producing an impressive portfolio of excellent pet foods and treats for all kinds of furry friends. Join our family of quality pet food brands!

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