Process Operator

Process Operator - New Century, KS

We are Upfield!  We are a Global Leader in Plant-Based nutrition! 

We make plant based margarine at our New Century, KS plant such as: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, Country Crock, Imperial, Flora, Rama, Becel, Blue Band, and ProActive.plant.  We are located at the Gardner exit (I-35 & 175th St.)

We are a global food company and We Want You! Find out more about us at:

About the Role!

Your starting pay is $19.54, earning more for afternoon and night shifts. Process Operators work on different shift patterns – It’s not a M-F shift but you still get 2 consecutive days off with a 5 day work week.

You can enroll in all benefits after 90 days: medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid holidays and even referral bonus.

You’ll most likely know which operator role you’d like from your previous manufacturing or food industry experience. You’ll shadow different aspects of the New Century facility, continuously learning and applying machinery standards. 

You will operate the machinery that makes Country Crock and I Can’t Believe it’s not Butter! You’ll learn lock out tag out at your machinery post and troubleshoot by basic repairs and change overs and use your MS Office experience to document any issues. 



High School Diploma or GED

Successfully complete pass a background check, drug screen, physical and COVID exam. 


About Upfield! 

As the largest plant-based company in the world, we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the planet. Upfield is a plant-based spreads and vegan cheese company, with ranging products across 60+ countries. The plant-based and vegan diet are revolutionizing the way we eat, reducing our carbon footprint and helping those with allergies.

Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, and how we work every day. We value associates who can deliver on the commitments made. We’ll give you the freedom and flexibility to do your job and build your own career in a fast-paced environment.