Manufacturing Position- Summer 2021- Herington, KS

Summer Positions

Job Description:

Hodgdon Powder Company, The Gunpowder People: An extremely well-respected, family-owned manufacturing organization that has been in business for over 70 years has outstanding full and part-time summer production positions available. This excellent opportunity is located in Herington, Ks, just a short drive from both Council Grove and Marion, Ks.


  • 4-day Workweek
  • 32-hours per week or less (Part-time) • Flexible schedule
  • 40-hours per week (Full-time)
  • Earn extra cash for the summer
  • Change of pace from the school year


  • Ensure production schedules are met and optimal efficiency is achieved
  • Work with the Supervisors to improve operations
  • Perform production activities in various operations
  • Ensure conformance to specifications
  • Perform general housekeeping
  • Sort products for packaging and filling machine operation
  • Conduct inventory count on finished packaged items

Job Requirements:
The successful candidate will have the following experiences:

  • 18 Years of age or older
  • Self Starter
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Good communication skills
  • Work well with others
  • Ability to plan, organize and manage time
  • Employment is dependent upon successful completion of: background check, pre-employment drug screen & physical

Interested candidates can e-mail current resume, references, or questions to:

Hodgdon Powder Company The Brand that’s True