Smithfield Foods

A great job—and a great future—awaits you at Smithfield Foods. As the world’s largest pork processor and hog producer, we’re a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees.  We’re looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.

We’re passionate about delivering on our promise to produce “Good Food. Responsibly.®”, and military veterans throughout the company support our mission.  These veterans understand the value of purposeful work and play a daily role in advancing Smithfield Foods.  

Veterans have a variety of backgrounds, and to match that, Smithfield offers a variety of careers. Areas of possibility include:

  • Corporate – Administrative, Analyst, Customer Service, Management, Engineering, Sales and Transportation/Logistics
  • Environmental/Safety
  • Field Direct Store Delivery
  • Livestock/Animal Welfare
  • Maintenance, Utilities and Wastewater Operations
  • Medical Clinic
  • Production and Warehouse
  • Quality Assurance
  • Retail Operations

To learn more about our exciting careers for veterans, visit www.smithfieldfoods.com/veterans

 

Aug 06, 2020
Are you an enthusiastic, goal-oriented Human Resources professional who can lead projects, enforce policy, multi-task, and uphold programs in the manufacturing industry? Then join Smithfield Foods, a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer! For more information, visit  www.smithfieldfoods.com , and connect with us on  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn , and  Instagram .   The Human Resources team is searching for ambitious personnel to join their everyday mission to discover, hire, and retain great talent. These personnel are the conduit for positive employee relations, performance management, and focal point for benefits/compensation. You would be instrumental in achieving Smithfield’s goal to become the #1 consumer packaged goods company in the world!   Provides general human resource assistance to a business unit or corporate functional area which may include recruiting, selection and staffing,...
Smithfield Foods Kansas City, MO, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Position: Head of Department HOD1 Job Code: SFHDS Exempt: Yes (Ag Exempt) Job Grade: S06 Reports to: Sow Farm Manager Location: Farm 67021/S2  Faison, NC Summary: Directs the daily operation of the farm breeding or farrowing department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, scheduling and assigning tasks to meet production goals, staff development/training, animal and human health and welfare. Knows and performs all department functions/tasks personally and through subordinates. The Head of Department position will also provide for the care of all animals at the designated work site, particularly their health, growth, and breeding. Essential Job Responsibilities: • Responsibility for personnel within their department with Manager oversight • Follow the safety requirements of the Injury Prevention System (IPS). • Maintain site bio-security. • Abide by all company policies, procedures and guidelines as directed by farm leadership. • Lead their employees in...
Smithfield Foods Faison, NC 28341, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Are you an enthusiastic, goal-oriented Human Resources professional who can lead projects, enforce policy, multi-task, and uphold programs in the manufacturing industry? Then join Smithfield Foods, a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer! For more information, visit  www.smithfieldfoods.com , and connect with us on  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn , and  Instagram .   The Human Resources team is searching for ambitious personnel to join their everyday mission to discover, hire, and retain great talent. These personnel are the conduit for positive employee relations, performance management, and focal point for benefits/compensation. You would be instrumental in achieving Smithfield’s goal to become the #1 consumer packaged goods company in the world!   The HR Assistant will provide administrative assistance to the plant Human Resources department. This position will focus on COVID-19 testing, policy and...
Smithfield Foods Sioux City, IA, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Smithfield Foods is a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer. In the United States, the company is also the leader in numerous packaged meats categories. Popular brands include Smithfield ® , Eckrich ® , Nathan’s Famous ® , Farmland ® , Armour ® , Farmer John ® , Kretschmar ® , John Morrell ® , Cook’s ® , Gwaltney ® , Carando ® , Margherita ® , Curly’s ® , Healthy Ones ® , Morliny ® , Krakus ® , and Berlinki ® . Smithfield Foods is committed to providing good food in a responsible way and maintains robust animal care, community involvement, employee safety, environmental and food safety and quality programs. For more information, visit  www.smithfieldfoods.com , and connect with us on  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn , and  Instagram .   This position is responsible for the clerical and administrative function of the plant purchasing, which includes the maintenance area. This position processes requisitions,...
Smithfield Foods Des Moines, IA, USA
Aug 06, 2020
The position summary states the general nature and purpose of the job. Overall accountabilities are defined in this section.   The Material Handler will u se material handling equipment and the warehouse management system to build pallets of product for shipment, receive product into the warehouse, put away product in the fill locations and replenish product into slots.
Smithfield Foods Bolingbrook, IL, USA
Aug 06, 2020
*RESUME REQUIRED*   Summary: Directs the daily operation of the farm breeding or farrowing department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, scheduling and assigning tasks to meet production goals, staff development/training, animal and human health and welfare. Knows and performs all department functions/tasks personally and through subordinates. The Head of Department position will also provide for the care of all animals at the designated work site, particularly their health, growth, and breeding. Essential Job Responsibilities: • Follow the safety requirements of the Injury Prevention System (IPS). • Maintain site bio-security. • Abide by all company policies, procedures and guidelines as directed by farm leadership. • Lead their employees in the completion of each day’s tasks • Flexibility with a willingness to change plans according to the direction of farm leadership • Work as a team player by accomplishing daily department work requirements and farm...
Smithfield Foods Rose Hill, NC 28458, USA
Aug 06, 2020
*RESUME REQUIRED* SUMMARY: Lead crew in developing and meeting farm goals by understanding and following the Finishing Standard Operating Procedures. Maintain a safe work environment. Be responsible for managing personnel, management systems at the farm and meeting or exceeding production targets. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: • Communicate and promote Smithfield’s core values, mission, and goals to the members of the Finishing crew. Working with the Territory Manager, develop annual farm goals for the finisher that will lead to the accomplishment of goals. • Oversee finishing complex. • Assure farm biosecurity is maintained. • Be responsible for farm performance. Assure market hogs are delivered to the packer in optimum health and at maximum body weight. Be responsible for the financial performance of the finisher. • Train new employees and assure proper animal husbandry skills are being utilized by all techs.
Smithfield Foods Mt Olive, NC 28365, USA
Aug 06, 2020
*RESUME REQUIRED* SUMMARY: Lead crew in developing and meeting farm goals by understanding and following the Finishing Standard Operating Procedures. Maintain a safe work environment. Be responsible for managing personnel, management systems at the farm and meeting or exceeding production targets. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: • Communicate and promote Smithfield’s core values, mission, and goals to the members of the Finishing crew. Working with the Territory Manager, develop annual farm goals for the finisher that will lead to the accomplishment of goals. • Oversee finishing complex. • Assure farm biosecurity is maintained. • Be responsible for farm performance. Assure market hogs are delivered to the packer in optimum health and at maximum body weight. Be responsible for the financial performance of the finisher. • Train new employees and assure proper animal husbandry skills are being utilized by all techs.
Smithfield Foods Warsaw, NC, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Summary: Cleans interiors and exteriors of company vehicles by performing the following duties. Essential Job Responsibilities: • Washes and sanitizes trucks and trailers. • Cleans interiors and exteriors of cars and pickup trucks. • Assists Sanitation Lead Person in maintaining washing equipment by properly cleaning and storing equipment. • Follow the safety requirements of the Smithfield Injury Prevention System (SIPS). • Maintain site bio-security. • Abide by all company policies, procedures and guidelines as directed by farm leadership. • Flexibility with a willingness to change plans according to the direction of farm leadership • Work as a team player by accomplishing daily department work requirements and farm goals. • Assist with facility and equipment maintenance. • Responsible for being in compliance with all environmental laws and procedures. • Report all environmental issues immediately to their supervisor. • Read and understand the company's emergency...
Smithfield Foods Tar Heel, NC 28392, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Summary: The Sow Farm Manager position supports the Mission of Smithfield Hog Production by meeting or exceeding budgeted volumes of marketable animals into the Smithfield system. Responsibilities also require direct management of company systems, including cost reporting and budgeting, training/developing employees, biosecurity, animal welfare, and implementing and monitoring corporate program standards on employee safety, environmental management, and biosecurity. Supervisory Authority: • Direct responsibility for labor and supervisory personnel at their farm site. Essential Job Responsibilities: • Follow the safety requirements of the Injury Prevention System (IPS). • Maintain unit bio-security. • Manages all activities/processes related to farm management and operations. Schedules/performs according to all standard procedures and policies set out by company technical manuals. • Manages financial performance by controlling costs, budgeting, business and financial...
Smithfield Foods Garland, NC 28441, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Are you an enthusiastic, goal-oriented Human Resources professional who can lead projects, enforce policy, multi-task, and uphold programs in the manufacturing industry? Then join Smithfield Foods, a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer! For more information, visit  www.smithfieldfoods.com , and connect with us on  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn , and  Instagram .   The Human Resources team is searching for ambitious personnel to join their everyday mission to discover, hire, and retain great talent. These personnel are the conduit for positive employee relations, performance management, and focal point for benefits/compensation. You would be instrumental in achieving Smithfield’s goal to become the #1 consumer packaged goods company in the world!   This position manages, directs and coordinates the Human Resource policies and programs covering several of the following: labor relations, wage and...
Smithfield Foods Sioux Falls, SD, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Position: Head of Department HOD1 Job Code: SFHDS Exempt: Yes (Ag Exempt) Job Grade: S06 Reports to: Sow Farm Manager Location: Willard, NC *RESUME REQUIRED* Summary: Directs the daily operation of the farm breeding or farrowing department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, scheduling and assigning tasks to meet production goals, staff development/training, animal and human health and welfare. Knows and performs all department functions/tasks personally and through subordinates. The Head of Department position will also provide for the care of all animals at the designated work site, particularly their health, growth, and breeding. Supervisory Authority: • Responsibility for personnel within their department with Manager oversight Essential Job Responsibilities: • Follow the safety requirements of the Injury Prevention System (IPS). • Maintain site bio-security. • Abide by all company policies, procedures and guidelines as directed...
Smithfield Foods Willard, Union, NC 28478, USA
Aug 06, 2020
This position is responsible for the safe and efficient set up, inspection and operation of equipment/machinery utilized in the processing of pet food / treats products. Additionally, responsible for following standard operating procedures, including but not limited to, completing production related paperwork and meeting product specifications.
Smithfield Foods Kinston, NC, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Are you an ambitious, enthusiastic leader with a desire to guide teams in achieving established goals and is interested in producing good food, responsibly for families across America? Then join Smithfield Foods, a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer! For more information, visit  www.smithfieldfoods.com , and connect with us on  Facebook ,  Twitter ,  LinkedIn , and  Instagram .   In Operations, you would be on the front-line of the business; overseeing production, tracking product yields, and making necessary adjustments. Ensuring that safety and USDA health standards are met throughout all steps of the manufacturing process. You would be a key player in upholding the trusted quality in which Smithfield, Eckrich, Nathan’s Famous, and our other brands are known to possess.    Supervises production employees on assigned shifts to ensure production guidelines are being met within established timing,...
Smithfield Foods Sioux City, IA, USA
Aug 06, 2020
Line machine operator performs a variety of functions including but not limited to the operation of high speed production and packaging equipment, completion of daily production and/or QA paperwork. Ensures work is completed in a safe manner and within the quality parameters established. This position requires problem solving and leadership responsibilities  
Smithfield Foods Kinston, NC, USA