Are you ready for a change in your workplace? Do you want to be involved in a company that is growing and values its hardworking team members? At Morris, we know the value of a positive work environment and the excitement that comes with being a part of a forward-thinking company. We are currently hiring Machine Operators and Operator Apprentices on our growing team!

When you join our team at Morris as a Machine Operator, you have the opportunity to adjust your work-life schedule and experience second-shift and third-shift positions! These shift hours include working from 2:30 pm-10:30 pm or 10:30 pm-6:30 am, where you will oversee manufacturing procedures, operate manufacturing equipment and machinery, inspect products for quality, finish packing goods in boxes according to customer specifications, and make sure all production logs are kept up to date with the most accurate information. Starting with a pay of $21/hour with the potential to increase based on machine certifications, you also receive a fantastic comprehensive benefits package. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and have an eye for detail, this position may be an excellent fit for you!

Additionally, we are also hiring Operator Apprentices. Also offering second or third shift hours to best fit your schedule, you will be working closely with our Machine Operators to keep production running smoothly and successfully in a clean and organized environment. In an effort to encourage your success in this role, we offer on-site training and machine operation certifications to help meet the needs of this position. Some of the responsibilities of this position include operating manufacturing machinery, quality inspection, processing and organizing products, and maintaining a clean and safe work environment at the forefront of our values at Morris. Starting out at $20/hour with comprehensive benefits, an Operator Apprentice is an excellent opportunity to learn and work in a clean, climate-controlled, state-of-the-art work environment!

Our benefits include medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, company-paid life insurance, paid time off, paid lunch breaks, company-matching 401k, and bonuses, to name a few! You can visit our website to learn more about each role, and the complete list of the requirements, certifications, and responsibilities that each position entails.


If this sounds like a good fit for you, we would love to review your application, which happens to be the easiest job application you’ll ever submit. Job-hunting and tireless application processes can daunting, especially when you never hear back from the companies you apply to! That is why we aim to simplify it. Whether you’re applying for a Machine Operator or Operator Apprentice, the steps are the same.

First, you will fill out a short form detailing your full name, email, phone number, and position of interest. That’s it!

Next, prepare for a phone call where you will have the opportunity to ask any questions that you may have and learn more about Morris Packaging and the work environment we strive to create. Simplifying this process allows you to save time and eliminate stress. We value each one of our employees and always look forward to speaking with new candidates. That’s why we guarantee you will receive a call back every time.


In an effort to accommodate people that would like to speak with team members in person, we offer Walk-In Mondays on the third Monday of each month. Hosted at our Jefferson City facility, these meetings provide potential employees with the opportunity to explore our facility and experience what makes Morris special. In addition, you can choose to have a same-day interview, as well as ask any lingering questions you may have. You even have the chance to receive a same-day offer! 

We understand that there are a plethora of components to finding and accepting a career that’s right for you and we want to make the process as seamless as possible.

Your future at Morris Packaging starts today. You can visit our careers page to see a complete listing of all of our available positions, and while you’re there, you can check out our contact us page to get in touch with our team who can help guide you in this process and answer any questions you may have. So what are you waiting for? Fill out the easiest job application of your life, and chat with our hiring team immediately!

Morris Packaging was formed with a strong vision after seeing a need in the industry. We’ve assembled the best team in the business to serve our customers. When you choose Morris Packaging, you work with people who believe in the power of collaborative relationships, transparency, and outstanding service. We are dedicated to creating sustainable, eco-friendly packaging solutions. To learn more about Morris Packaging or to join our team, contact us at 800-856-7627 or 309-663-9100. You can also contact us by email at for Sales & Marketing or for Human Resources.