Ishida Operator

Job Details
1 hour ago
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • High school diploma or GED
Full Job Description
Foods people love. Brands people trust. And a career that nourishes your future like no other.

If you’re driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, Nestlé is the place for you. Nestlé USA is one of seven operating companies that make up Nestlé’s presence in the United States. We’re in 97% of American homes, and as the leading food and beverage company, our goals are to continue to deliver quality food and beverage products, strengthen our local communities, and reduce our environmental and climate impact.

We’re determined to challenge the status quo and be better tomorrow than we are today. As individuals and teams, we embrace our entrepreneurial culture and have created a workplace where collaboration is essential, courage is rewarded, speed is expected, and agility is the norm to delight our consumers every single day. Here, you will find limitless opportunities to learn and advance your career and feel empowered to succeed in the workplace and beyond. Because our focus is not only on nourishing our customers, but also about enriching you.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Position Summary

2/2/3 rotational schedule working from either 3:00am to 4:00pm OR 3:00pm to 4:00am


Perform basic mechanical adjustments and complete all required mechanical PM’s in the prescribed time.

Timely pre-flight of equipment to ensure the Ishida is ready to start before the line start time and that the Ishida has adequate product throughout the shift.

Visually inspect equipment and area for overall cleanliness and safety before start-up.

Check all limit switches and guards for proper installation.

Turn machine on/off correctly, how to properly operate, and read all displays and menus.

Monitor raw materials continuously to ensure quality standards are maintained.

Timely and accurate performance of yield calculations to ensure that costs are minimized.

Monitors area and ensures that housekeeping, GMP, and safety standards are maintained at all times.

Check area at shifts end and ensure that area is left neat and orderly.

Understand Control Panel terminology and how to make necessary adjustments.

Timely completion of work orders so that repairs are made as soon as possible.

Team members shall understand and follow factory management systems for human safety, food safety and/or environmental management. Understand and actively work toward achieving management system targets and objectives.

Other duties as assigned.

High school diploma or GED preferred.


To see how Nestle holds the “Gold Standard” in benefits, please visit our website at

Here are some of the highlights:
Local Benefits:
Competitive Wages, Annual Wage and Benefits Review, Bonus Opportunities (quarterly), Paid Time

Off (earn up to 6 weeks), Paid Holidays (11 paid days each calendar year), Prescription Safety Glasses

(free), Company Store (all items “at cost” to employees), Shoe Allowance ($100/year), Employee

Appreciation Events (multiple events throughout the year), Gym Membership Discounts (Trim Gym

(Jonesboro) $10/Individual $15/Family and Peak Fitness (Paragould) $11.80/Individual $17.70/Family),

Employee Referral Bonus ($250 per referral), Perfect Attendance (up to 8 hours a month)

Health Management:
Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Prescription Coverage, Health Savings

Account (Company funded up to $1,000), Wellness Initiatives (Which lowers premium costs)

Financial Benefits:
401K Savings Plan with 4% Match, 401K Retirement Contribution (an additional 3%-9% of eligible

earnings), 1:1 Financial Counseling, Tuition Reimbursement (First $2,500 reimbursed at 100% and

remaining eligible expenses reimbursed at 50% for each calendar year)

Work/Life Benefits

Paid Parental Leave (100% base pay up to 18 weeks), Adoption Assistance (up to $5,000), Fertility

Treatment Services (up to $25,000), Fertility Prescription Drug Coverage (up to $10,000), Pet

Adoption Subsidy, Paid Bereavement Leave, Lifestyle Spending Account ($500/year reimbursement

for qualifying Lifestyle enhancements)

Emotional Wellbeing:
Headspace (Free meditation app to manage anxiety), Employee Assistance Program (assists employees

with work or personal related issues through a third party to ensure your privacy and confidentiality.),

MyStrength (Tools to improve sleep and manage stress, anxiety and depression), BetterHelp (Meet with

a counselor by text, phone or video-at no cost), Stretch Break (Quick stretch videos to help keep you

flexible and strong)

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It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you’re at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you’ve gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Jonesboro, AR, US, 72401

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