Production Operator - S.B. Foot Tanning

  • Red Wing, MN, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Everyday, our American Boot Builders proudly put their hearts into building and delivering remarkable, purpose-built products that will make an impact on people’s lives today and future generations. Build a product you'll be proud to stand behind. Build your legacy at Red Wing Shoe Company

S.B. Foot Tanning is the main leather supplier for Red Wing Shoe Company and a major supplier of leather to the US Military through our partner network.  From WWI to Operation Iraqi Freedom, when a soldier laces up for duty, there is a very good chance he is putting boots made from S.B. Foot leather.  S.B Foot Tanning is proud of the innovative testing lab in Red Wing, MN and the tannery has received numerous quality awards in the tanning industry.

Job Description

We are looking for quality candidates for Production Operator positions at S.B. Foot Tanning Company. Our Production Operator positions require attention to detail, quality output, and efficiency.   Employees may work in team settings and/or independently. 

We are currently accepting applications for our 2nd and 3rd shifts.

2nd shift operates 2:00pm - 10:00pm Monday -Friday,

3rd shift operates 10:00pm-6:00am Sunday-Thursday.

$17.85 for the first 90 days then move to the rate they are qualified on after their probationary period,  There is a .55 cent shift premium for 2nd and 3rd shifts.

Our manufacturing facility is a union shop and offers competitive wages and benefits.



  • 0-2 years of experience in a light industrial or manufacturing environment
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 55 pounds
  • Ability to frequently stand, twist, bend, grasp and additional movement as required by specific jobs.

If you meet the basic qualifications please submit an online application to be considered for one of our positions.

All offers of employment are contingent on satisfactory results of a background check and physical exam which includes a drug screen.


Additional Information

Applications will be kept on file for six months.

We may not currently have open positions but will review your application for future opportunities. You will be contacted for an interview if your background matches any open production operator position.

You will be contacted for an interview if your background qualifications are determined to be the best fit for an open production operator position.

Red Wing Shoe Company will not be using recruitment agencies or firms to fill this position and we will not accept unsolicited resumes or candidate information. No agency calls please.

Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc. is a drug-free workplace.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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