Lincoln Manufacturing (Lincoln, RI)

Production Operator

Full Job Description

Looking for a great opportunity in the New Year? Monday-Friday? Day shift? Look no further!

Lincoln Manufacturing, one of Barentz' manufacturing facilities, located in North Kingstown, RI is looking to add a full time-Production Operator to the team!



Essential Duties and Responsibilities*

  • Follow standard operating procedures for all assigned tasks
  • Monitor machine parameters and resolve processing problems in a safe, efficient manner
  • Perform quality control testing, as required
  • Safe forklift operation experience
  • Generate customer required documents
  • Comply with all safety requirements and bring safety concerns to the attention of management immediately
  • Perform equipment maintenance tasks, as needed
  • Maintain accurate production documentation
  • Interpret job packet instructions in order to set up the correct equipment, dies, and packaging materials
  • Identify the correct raw materials from the job packet
  • Monitor and adjust mixer/mill settings to meet quality requirements
  • Identify the correct packaging from the job packet (boxes, drums, bags, etc.)
  • Package and accurately label finished products for shipment
  • Must have manual dexterity sufficient to operate a wide variety of small hand tools, scales, spatula, barrel cart, hand trucks, utility knife, mixer/blender machinery and computer equipment
  • Support and make recommendations for continuous improvement of internal processes
  • Support and lead by example, Barentz’ culture, values and fundamentals
  • Participate in ongoing personal development opportunities
  • Other duties as requested


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Previous experience (3+ years) in a manufacturing environment
  • Hazardous material handling experience preferred
  • Batch Blending experience preferred
  • Logistics & Supply Chain experience preferred
  • Familiarity with inventory software and able to enter data in an accurate, timely manner
  • Functional knowledge of MS Outlook and MS Word required
  • Demonstrated teamwork, productivity, accuracy, dedication, and professionalism
  • Ability and desire to quickly learn new processes and systems
  • Flexibility to adjust to multi-tasking in a fast paced environment
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Tow motor certification required
  • Self-motivated, high energy, and engaging level of enthusiasm and positive outlook
  • Strong organizational skills and legible handwriting
  • Attention to detail; accurate data entry skills, basic math and reading

*To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions. Please notify your supervisor or Human Resources if you require an accommodation.

Barentz North America, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

    Day shift

  • Monday to Friday

    Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

    COVID-19 considerations:

  • All current state and federal Covid-19 protocols are being followed. At this time, Barentz is regularly reviewing the current COVID-19 conditions in each facility and appropriate measures are being taken.



  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


    Manufacturing Environment:
  • 3 years (Preferred)

    Batch Blending:

  • 1 year (Preferred)

    Work Location:

  • One location

COVID-19 considerations:

All current state and federal covid-19 protocols are being followed.

If you are interested in joining our team, please forward your resume and cover letter to: