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Packaging Operators, $17-$19 + shift differentials

Shakopee, Minnesota
$17.00 to $19.00 Per Hour
Job Type
27 Jul 2022


2nd shift: $17-19 w/ $1/hour shift differential

3rd shift: $17-19 w/ $2/hour shift differential

This position will consist in operating our packaging machines and working closely with packer-palletizer and conveyance team members on a daily basis. This is a full-time position, working five days per week. Required workdays may fall on the weekend.


Cameron s Coffee is a specialty, small-batch Roastery based out of Shakopee, Minnesota with over $70MM in annual revenue and 100 employees. The company is owned by Grupo Nutresa, Colombia s largest Consumer Packaged Goods company and the leader in roast and ground coffee in Colombia. Grupo Nutresa has also been named the world s most sustainable company by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Cameron s Coffee is the U.S. platform for growth in coffee.

Our coffee has one of the most robust and loved portfolio of flavors, blends and roasts. Our beans are sourced from all over the world, roasted to be uniquely "Always Smooth, Never Bitter." Cameron s Coffee, a fast-growing brand in coffee, is embarking on another aggressive growth phase that requires additional leadership to drive and develop the organization for continued success and excellence.


  • Inform appropriate manufacturing employees and supervisor of machine performance irregularities to minimize the impact of production downtime.
  • Minimize production scrap, including materials and coffee product.
  • Maintain a safe, clean and organized work environment. Operates packaging equipment with safety guards and switches in place, and follows all safety procedures and regulations.
  • Maintain regular and consistent attendance and punctuality.
  • Monitor and documents package quality using analytical tools.
  • Ensure that package appearance, labeling, seals, case and pallet configurations comply with product specifications and quality standards.
  • Participate in process improvement activities. Maintains scheduled throughput to meet team goals for reliability and budget standards. Maintain the line by ensuring all daily and weekly PM s and sanitation are completed.
  • Willingness to champion other activities as requested by operations, engineers and Cameron s leaders.
  • Employees are responsible for maintaining an awareness of workplace safety and maintaining an awareness of training or education that will assist them in improving needed areas of their present job performance
  • Provide guidance to downstream packaging personnel.
  • Ensure that the product meets all SQF, GMP, and HACCP standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Previous machine operating experience preferred
  • Experience working in a manufacturing setting preferred

Skills Needed

  • Basic knowledge of the English language, verbal and written.
  • Basic math skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (both written and verbal) skills.
  • Stand for 6+ hours, 5 days a week.
  • Concentration and focus while doing a repetitive job
  • Ability to listen, learn and act accordingly
  • Willingness to learn from mistakes to grow and enhance skills
  • Ability to manage and prioritize daily and weekly tasks
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Basic technical aptitude and/or willingness to learn equipment details

Additional details

    • Health, Dental and Life Insurance
    • Paid Time Off
    • 401K Match
  • REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: This role will report to the Production Supervisor.
  • LOCATION: Corporate Headquarters located in Shakopee, MN.


  • The noise level is high. Ear protection is provided.
  • Protective toe foot protection is required.
  • Roasting machines and the environment in which roasting happens can get warm. Proper dress should be considered.


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  • Job Reference: 669002827-2
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Cameron s Coffee and Distribution Co
  • Location: Shakopee, Minnesota
  • Salary: $17.00 to $19.00 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Permanent