Pinnacle Foods

Production Assistant Shift 2

Location US-MN-Waseca
Job ID


At Pinnacle Foods we are at the top of our game and the key to our success is clear. Everything we do is driven by our purpose: unleashing brand potential, dynamically evolving and improving our already beloved products to bring more convenience, taste, nutrition, and joy to today's consumers.


The results? Our well-recognized products are found in 85% of American households and are leaders in their respective categories, holding the #1 or #2 market share position in 10 of the 14 categories in which we compete — and we're just getting started. We are committed to adding value through strategic growth that synergizes our portfolio of "Leadership" and "Foundation" brands and plays to our strengths in R&D, consumer insights, and senior management experience.


SCOPE OF POSITION: Assisting with day to day operations for fresh pack associates, including crewing, managing associate punches and crew sheets, issuing equipment, and other duties as assigned by production managers.


  1. Must be familiar with plant safety rules and guidelines.
  2. Must have a positive attitude, work well with a team, and have initiative in improving company operations.
  3. Work with area manager and line leads to implement changes that have been identified.
  4. Work effectively with other departments.
  5. Monitor employee punches and breaks and mark the punches on daily crew sheets.
  6. Maintain laundry of uniform shirts, etc.
  7. Contribute to crewing schedules for fresh pack and repack lines inside the plant.
  8. Shuffle and fill line positions as necessary or as they become vacant.
  9. Develop check distribution schedule and hand out checks to associates at those times.
  10. Assist human resources with new hire orientations and assigning PPE when necessary.
  11. Coordinate and lead new/re-hire training sessions in sanitation, forklift, etc.
  12. Must be able to work with minimum supervision.
  13. Perform other duties and assume additional responsibilities as assigned by the Area Manager.


  1. Must be able to muti-task and work in a fast paced environment.
  2. Supervisory experience preferred but not required.
  3. Frequent bending, lifting, squatting, reaching above shoulders, etc is required.


Biligual is a plus,

Computer literate

Previous Fresh Pack Experience is Required



Waseca, MN Plant



Wet, noisy, variable temperature depending on time of year

Will also be working in a typical business casual office environment part of the time.


Pinnacle Foods is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer –
qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to
protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national
origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any
other legally protected basis.


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