Materne North America (MNA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOM Group located in France, is a highly successful, fast-growing, and innovative company known for helping squeeZ goodness into the daily lives of kids across the US. In fact, you probably know us as GoGo squeeZ: http://www.gogosqueez.com/. We’ve been in operation for 7 years in the US and have reached over $200 million in sales.
GoGo squeeZ is a leader in healthy, all-natural, gluten free, 100% fruit snacks. Our applesauce products are produced locally in the USA, and our dairy products are imported from France.
MNA has 500+ employees spread across New York City (US headquarters) and two production sites in Traverse City, MI and Nampa, ID. We are committed to offering our customers across the US, Canada, and Mexico high-quality, squeeZable, pouches that are fun to eat by leveraging our unique patented manufacturing technology.
The GoGo squeeZ pouches can be found in over 9,000 stores across the US including Fairway, Giant, Harris Teeter, Publix, Target, Walmart, and likely, your local grocery store.
We are committed to providing healthy snacking and nutrition education to parents and kids, so we are proud to support Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK), a nonprofit that works to create healthier schools nationwide.
Join the GoGo team, and help us drive our mission to make on-the-go snacking healthy and fun!
We are a team of passionate, values-driven professionals, and we would love to have you on board to help us achieve our shared dreams!
As a Volpak Machine Operator for Materne, North America you will be responsible for the operation and monitoring of the packaging equipment for our manufacturing process.
Operate high-speed manufacturing equipment through touchscreen/HMI
Lift and add rolls of packaging film into machine
Observe materials to identify contamination or foreign materials
Inspect pouches for uniformity and quality
Document all necessary supply inventories
Operate industrial carts and forklifts in a safe manner
Perform troubleshooting and basic maintenance of equipment
Clean packaging area and sanitize equipment
Complete daily paperwork and reports
High School diploma or GED required
Technical / Trade School preferred
Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment
Previous experience working in the food industry is a plus
Strong attention to detail
Ability to communicate effectively in English
Computer skills (data entry & experience with an ERP system in a production environment preferred)
Basic math skills, including competency with weights and measures (must be able to take measurements and understand tare weight).
Must be able to stand for an entire shift (8-12- hours)
Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Must be able to walk up and down stairs multiple times per shift
Materne, North America offers a competitive compensation package which includes: Medical, Dental & Vision Plans, Life Insurance, including eligible spouses, domestic partners & children; Retirement & Savings Plans, Paid Vacation and Holidays.
Materne, North America is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Employment is subject to verification of pre-employment drug-screening results and background investigation.