Production Support 2nd Shift


Sheboygan Falls, WI, US

Shift:  Second Shift
Requisition ID:  50760

At Johnsonville, we use our business to build our people. If you're passionate about making a difference, we want you to help make our products, our processes, our communities and each other better. Wisconsin-based Johnsonville is the No. 1 national sausage brand enjoyed in 45 countries. Founded in 1945 by the late Ralph F. and Alice Stayer, our company is 3,000 members strong and remains privately owned today. Come join our family-owned company!

Johnsonville Job Posting

Production Support

 2nd Shift



Pay Range: $24.48/hr to $26.01/hr + $1.50 Shift Premium

Hours: 2:00pm – 10:30pm, Monday-Friday (Overtime as production demands)



  • Consistently manufacture “great tasting” sausage products according to specifications
  • Work together with all Members to obtain World Class results in safety, yields, usages, and efficiencies
  • Participate in GRILL meetings and project teams
  • Grow, develop and stretch yourself by continuing to find new and better ways to meet your commitments to yourself, your team and to Johnsonville.
  • Set goals and objectives; both personal and as a team member to acquire “superlative” performance in order to support “The Johnsonville Way”.
  • Learn to use Excel, Word and other computer programs
  • Learn and apply the SAP transactions and functions within the WM module


Specific Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute the daily work required to supply Formulation team with ground rework and sifted inclusions (cheese, pepper, etc.)
  • Safely and efficiently use grinder and sifting equipment
  • Receive all raw materials
  • Ensure raw material quality   
  • Transfer raw meat into combos
  • Coordinate flow of inbound/outbound products and materials via phone, radio, email and face to face interactions at the shipping/receiving doors.                         
  • Ready and prepare pallets for outbound shipment
  • Load outbound trailers per specifications
  • Restock and manage production supplies as needed 
  • Operate refers and maintain proper trailer temps
  • Safe and efficient use of lift trucks
  • Participate in scheduling and tracking inbound post rigor loads
  • Stage production materials for the RAW / RTE operations
  • Verify inventory and cycle count bins to ensure warehouse accuracy
  • Reconcile supply inventories after daily production
  • Responsible for sifting of cheese and rework grinding



  • 1-2 years warehouse experience preferred


Skills and Competencies

  • Proven exceptional customer service skills and the ability to work with a wide range of people and personalities
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage work flow with frequent interruptions (time management)
  • Professional demeanor
  • Must enjoy being challenged with a variety of activities and responsibilities
  • Proven history of engagement and commitment to Continuous Improvement
  • Proven history of modeling the Johnsonville Way
  • Excellent attendance and performance record
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and service customers
  • Current PIV license preferred. Will train the right candidate.
  • Current SAP user. Will train the right candidate.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required
  • Strong math background is required
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds
  • Ability to maintain all GMPs(Good Manufacturing Practices)


Other Requirements:

  • External Candidates Only:  Ability to pass a pre-employment, post offer drug screen, physical and background check.



Meadowside-Sheboygan Falls, WI 

Positions Available:


Member Status:

Full Time, Hourly


How to Apply: 

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Applicants must be authorized to work in the US without requiring sponsorship now or in the future.



Johnsonville, LLC performs pre-employment, post offer drug screens, physicals and background checks for all external manufacturing candidates.

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment.. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country.  We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.