Watkin's Employment

Watkins Incorporated, a Winona, MN based manufacturer of natural personal care, home care, spices and extracts is currently accepting applications for the following position at our Manufacturing facility in Winona, MN. Successful candidates should be willing to cover a variety of shifts and potentially work overtime.
Machine Operator
Earn over $15.00/hour after a 60 day probationary period and over $17.00/hour once fully trained.
This position operates production lines at predetermined speeds in accordance with established quantitative and qualitative standards as they relate to weight, appearance, fill, label placement, cap torque, and other applicable parameters. Cleans mechanical equipment before, during, and after production runs.  Ensures immediate work area is cleaned at the end of the shift.  Performs line change oversight on the production lines. Makes necessary minor adjustments and repairs to equipment before, during, and after production runs. Transports and transfers packaging components. Tracks units per hour and graphs daily line performance. Inspects and evaluates equipment for operating defects and keeps Maintenance advised regarding status of equipment requiring repair or replacement. Assists in set-ups and adjustments on lines.  Makes basic repairs. Must have a minimum of a High School Diploma/ GED and demonstrate applicable reading and math skills. Must have satisfactory results from flexibility and strength assessment examination. Previous manufacturing work and/or mechanical experience preferred.
Previous leadership experience preferred.
Watkins offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with an environment where individuals can make a difference and see the results of their efforts.
Application or resume should be submitted to:


150 Liberty Street, PO Box 5570
Winona, MN  55987-0570
e-mail to: hr@jrwatkins.com
“Equal Opportunity Employer”

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