Zachary Confections Candy Shoppe is temporarily closed, and we will post a notice when it reopens. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Job Postings

Assistant Cook (Balcony) - 2nd Shift

Requirements:

  • Ability to perform tasks with minimal direction
  • Familiarity/Experience with machines and equipment; kitchen area: valves and pumps
  • Some heavy lifting; requires knowledge and use of safe lifting techniques

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Must have and maintain excellent attendance
  • Mandatory overtime and weekend work likely
  • Required to learn other Kitchen positions too

Pay Rate:

$12.15/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 4:00 pm to 2:30 am (plus shift premium)

Assistant Enrober Operator - 2nd Shift

Qualifications:

  • Must have mechanical aptitude and familiarity with valves and pumps
  • Machine operator experience is very helpful

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Mandatory overtime and weekend work likely
  • Must have excellent attendance
  • Attention to detail for reporting information
  • Heavy lifting

Pay Rate:

$12.15/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • Rotating schedule
  • 2nd shift 4:00 pm to 1:45 am (shift premium)

Candy Catcher - 2nd Shift

Requirements:

  • Good hand and eye coordination
  • Constant bending and lifting are an integral part of this position
  • Must know and practice good body mechanics and lifting techniques
  • Working knowledge of machines and machine operation
  • Lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Must have excellent attendance

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Good communication with team members and supervisor
  • Work mandatory overtime and weekend schedules as needed
  • Will be required to cross-train in additional bid position and fill in as needed
  • Must maintain excellent attendance

Pay Rate:

$12.15/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 4:15 pm to 1:45 am (shift premium)
  • Plus additional overtime depending on production schedule

Kitchen Quality Control/Relief

Purpose:

Assist kitchen manager with day to day operations, including quality control functions

Job Tasks:

  • Load by hand jack/forklift candy skids into & out of mogul machines
  • Learn all mogul machine crew positions
  • Assist with wash outs and machine parts changes
  • Gain general knowledge of Quality Control functions
  • Maintain clean and organized work area
  • Help in other departments when needed

Pay Rate:

$13.15/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 1st shift 5:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • 2nd shift 4:00 pm to 2:30 am (shift premium)

Line Leaders (Blue Coats) - 2nd Shift

Requirements:

  • Excellent attendance
  • Excellent communication
  • Talent for leading and directing people
  • Attention to detail for reporting of information
  • Minimum computer skills
  • Must be able to work mandatory overtime and weekend hours

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Ensure lines are ready to start each shift with the correct supplies
  • Make sure all associates who are scheduled are on the line each day, keep lines running efficiently, and provide line relief when appropriate
  • Ensure end-of-day process; reports, line cleanup and product are completed and ready for the next shift/day
  • Ensure associates are following all work rules to include; GMP, safety, attendance and production procedures
  • Help overcome problems and obstacles on the production line

Pay Rate:

$12.85/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 4 pm to 2 am (shift premium)
  • Required 30 minutes before the start of the shift and finish whatever needed after the end of shift

Maintenance Electrician - 2nd Shift

Essential Job Functions for Maintenance Electrician:

We are immediately searching for an experienced Industrial Electrician to be responsible for all electrical work performed in the plant and building maintenance.

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall repair and preventative maintenance of facility and grounds equipment.
  • Installation, troubleshooting & repair of low & high voltage (single/three phase) industrial electrical & control systems for packaging lines, facilities & plant support equipment such as air compressors, boilers, pumps, water purification system, production plant & warehouse lighting.
  • Maintain the building wiring to ensure any new wiring is within compliance. Upgrade outdated or unsafe electrical installations across the plant.
  • Responsible for all electrical emergency & scheduled maintenance tasks across the plant.
  • Ensure projects are completed timely, correctly, safely and to the highest quality standard.
  • Maintain a clean working environment upon completion of projects.
  • Comply with plant safety standards, GMPs, current standard practices and all other plant rules, policies/procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. Including but not limited to overtime coverage for plant operations and production.

Qualifications:

  • At least 3-5 years of experience in manufacturing or related field.
  • High school diploma or equivalent. - Advanced skills or trades training preferred.
  • Must have previous electrical experience.
  • Strong mechanical background and general building maintenance experience
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Must be able to read, interpret, & modify electrical prints and schematics & document all self-created changes.
  • Must be able to use electrical diagnostic equipment such as multi meters, oscilloscopes, etc.
  • Must have an understanding of electrical requirements for the task at hand.
  • Must have knowledge of Industry standard motion sensing & control devices.
  • Expert knowledge of DC & AC motors & drives.
  • Expert knowledge of processors.
  • Well versed in ladder logic.
  • Be computer literate & have knowledge of industry standard PLC programming & HMI device.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • Must be able to physically endure the work schedule.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to adjust and move equipment to complete projects. Will work on the interior and exterior of the facility.
  • May be exposed to hazardous chemicals and conditions.
  • A maintenance electrician should be able to climb on extension ladders, work from elevated platforms, from top of elevated structures and from the articulating boom lifts as needed.
  • We offer a motivated team atmosphere where you will be encouraged to grow, learn and develop a competitive wage and comprehensive benefits package - offering eligibility for benefits after the completion of 90 days of successful performance in this position!

Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 3:30 PM to 1:30 AM

Maintenance Mechanics - 2nd Shift

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Performs preventive maintenance inspections and service on machines.
  • Thoroughly cleans machines and machine parts, removing parts and reinstalling as necessary.
  • Oils and lubricates moving parts on machines to ensure effective performance.
  • Records and reports damaged, worn, or broken parts.
  • Orders and installs replacement parts for machines.
  • Identifies the causes of unexpected breakdowns of machines.
  • Repairs broken machines quickly and efficiently.
  • Prepares reports documenting work performed.
  • Cleans, organizes, inventories, stocks, and otherwise maintains shop areas, parts, tools, and supplies.
  • Coordinates with managers to schedule regular maintenance on machines.
  • Collaborates with product manager or plant engineer regarding new products being added and modifications that will be required.
  • Makes necessary modifications and implements tests runs; confers with product manager regarding test results and makes additional alterations to machinery as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Mechanically inclined with great problem-solving skills.
  • Works well independently and with others.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Organized with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and stressful environment.
  • Industrial electrical experience is a must.
  • PLC troubleshooting; programming is a plus.
  • Electrical circuitry troubleshooting and repair
  • Motor Control circuits
  • Machine control circuits
  • Able to read and follow electrical diagrams and ladder logic.
  • Knowledge of pneumatics & hydraulics.
  • Maintenance mechanics will need to be organized.
  • Mechanics must be able to read blueprints and machine diagrams.
  • Good attendance

Pay:

$30,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 3:30 PM to 1:30 AM

Maintenance Operation and Documentation Coordinator

Job Description

The operations and documentation coordinator will be responsible for but not limited to organizing and maintaining all departmental BRC, work order, building and outside contractor documentation in accordance with company policy. The coordinator will follow up on all repairs made with the help of the shift maintenance supervisor or lead to determine if they were completed satisfactorily. Update company drawings and prepare new drawings as needed.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, update, and monitor all departmental work orders.
  • Maintain and follow up on all self-inspection and BRC work orders.
  • Maintain and follow up on all facility planned maintenance work orders.
  • Maintain all outside contractor work orders and completion documentation.
  • Prepare complete all company required training, safety and BRC with all maintenance technicians.
  • Work through the maintenance department manager to schedule and post all nonstandard departmental postings and overtime requirements.
  • Maintain, update, and prepare all company required documents.
  • Accept new assignments from the department manager as needed.
  • Knowledge and expertise in word, excel, Auto CAD with the ability to learn new programs is a must.
  • Flexibility with work schedule.
  • Good communication skills.

Pay:

Compensation based on experience.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • Day shift

Mogul Helpers - 2nd Shift

Requirements:

  • Mechanical knowledge and machine operation
  • Mandatory overtime and weekends as needed
  • Experience in forklift driving and use of hand trucks
  • Requires lifting up to 50 lbs
  • Excellent attendance and detail oriented

Pay Rate:

$12.85/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 4:00 pm to 2:30 am (shift premium)

Packer

Purpose or Goal of Job:

Assist with the efficient flow of candy into finished goods.

Requirements:

Candy inspection, packing into cases and palletizing. Able to lift 30 lbs.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Placing on line: candy, tubs, labels, bands and lids
  • Weigh candy bags, tubs and finished displays
  • Assist with supplying the line as needed
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area

Pay Rate:

$11.10/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 1st shift 6:45 am to 4:15 pm
  • 2nd shift 4:15 pm to 1:45 am (shift premium)

Work Schedule/Part Time:

  • 8:30 am to 2:30 pm
  • 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm (shift premium)

Panning Dept.- Assistant Machine Operator - 2nd Shift

Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of machine operation
  • Mandatory overtime and weekends as needed
  • Requires lifting up to 50 lbs
  • Excellent attendance

Pay Rate:

$12.15/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • 2nd shift 4:00 pm to 1:30 am (plus shift premium)

Sanitation - 3rd Shift

Requirements:

  • Sanitation workers must be able to work long hours
  • Mandatory overtime and weekend work likely
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Requires lifting and carrying up to 45 pounds and some general labor
  • Use of ladders up to 12 feet while cleaning
  • Willing to learn to use fork trucks, scissor lifts and ladders
  • Cleaning work outside when required

Pay Rate:

$12.40/hr.


Work Schedule/Full Time:

  • Monday to Thursday from 7:00 pm to 4:30 am
  • Fridays 7:00 pm to 5:00 am
  • Sundays 5:00 pm to 2:00 am or until the job is completed