Company: Smithfield Foods
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Job Locations US-IA-Carroll
FLSA Status Hourly
Shift 1st and 2nd Shift
**Join the Smithfield Family!**
**A great job and a great future await you at Smithfield Foods. As
world\'s largest pork processor and largest hog producer in the
States, we\'re a \$16 billion global food company with more than
employees. We\'re looking for motivated people who want to join our
and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us. ** Current
opportunities include positions in General Production,
Mechanics, Quality Assurance and Food Safety.
**Our team members receive industry-leading wages and are eligible
great benefits packages: **
- Comprehensive Health Insurance, Retirement Benefits and More
** In addition, we offer opportunities for career growth,
development, and tuition assistance.**
Production employees at Smithfield handle materials and use hand
machinery, and equipment to help deliver good food responsibly
America\'s dinner table. Production team members at Smithfield
physically demanding work that requires good hand-eye
attention to detail, strength and stamina. Team members must be
available to work scheduled hours, which may include mandatory
depending upon production demands.
*To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below
representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to
the essential functions*.
All applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
Applicants must be willing and able to:
- Understand and follow oral and written instructions
- Perform a task requiring continuous/repetitive movement,
grasping, pinching hands, flexing, and extending arms
- Stand on concrete and/or platforms for up to a 12-hour shift
- Work around animal blood and/or carcass parts
- Work with a knife (if trained)
- Work in cold areas (approximately 20-40 degrees) and/or warm
(over 100 degrees)
- Work in an environment that is wet and humid
- Work while wearing a hard hat, hearing/eye protection, and
steel-toed safety shoes
- Work in a noisy environment using personal protective
- Work with sanitation/cleaning chemicals
- Work around strong smells/odors
- Climb/move on ladders, steps, stairways, walkways and
- Bend, stoop, and twist repetitively over the course of an
- Walk long distances
- This work is physically demanding and can require the use of some
all body parts and muscle groups. Some positions may require
repetitive overhead lifting up to 30 lbs, single lifting of
objects which can weigh up to 60 lbs, or lifting of objects
- Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific
*The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They
not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities,
and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other
Careers and Benefits
To learn more about Smithfield\'s benefits, visit
More than 63,000 employees globally drive our success. We strive
create a fair, ethical and rewarding work environment.
GROWTH and DEVELOPMENT
Working at Smithfield isn\'t just a job - it\'s the foundation for
lifelong career with training designed to help you advance
Our people matter. That\'s why we offer excellent,
benefits packages to our full-time employees.
Sustainability is ingrained in our culture and guides how we
believe in innovating for the future.
About Smithfield Foods
Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc.
an American food company with agricultural roots and a global
With more than 60,000 jobs globally, we are dedicated to
\"Good food. Responsibly\" and serve as one of the world\'s
vertically integrated protein companies. We have pioneered
sustainability standards for more than two decades, including
industry-leading commitments to become carbon negative in our
company-owned operations and reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across
entire U.S. value chain by 2030. We believe in the power of protein
end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of millions of
servings to our communities. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of
high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield, Eckrich and
Famous, among many others. For more information, visit
www.smithfieldfoods.com, and connect with us on Facebook,
LinkedIn and Instagram.
Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to
diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected
status, status as a disabled individual or any other protected
status or non-job characteristic as directed by law.
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Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA)
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard
race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender
religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an
with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job
characteristic as directed by law.
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