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

 

Jun 18, 2019
The Direct Store Delivery (DSD) Relief Route Sales Representative sells food products such as processed meats, cheeses, poultry, and meats to retail food stores, wholesale grocers, restaurants, hotels or institutions .
Smithfield Foods Mesquite, TX, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Join the growing community of 1700+ military veterans working at Smithfield Foods! Production employees at Smithfield Foods help deliver Good Food, Responsibly to America’s dinner table.  Production team members at Smithfield perform jobs such as general labor, machine operator, lead, and supervisory roles.  Military Veterans have shown to be a great fit in these roles across the country.   Smithfield Salutes , our Veterans Business Resource Group, is working to make the transition from military to civilian life a seamless one for you and your family.  We encourage military veterans to apply for any job at Smithfield Foods that matches your ability to lead, fix, problem solve, fix or create. For more information visit:  www.smithfieldfoods.com/veterans .
Smithfield Foods Springfield, MA, USA
Jun 18, 2019
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 with popular brands including 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.   The Material Handler & Driver 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.  The position also transfers product between the plant, distribution center, and local facilities via delivery truck as needed.
Smithfield Foods Toano, VA, USA
Jun 18, 2019
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 with popular brands including 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.   Coordinates purchasing work flow such as document processing, record keeping and report compilations that require analytical skills and use of individual judgment. Creates, processes, distributes and closes purchase orders. Maintains purchasing database as well as ensure vendor network in system is up-to-date. Occasionally contacts customers, suppliers or company employees outside the immediate work area.
Smithfield Foods Toano, VA, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Feed Mill Feed Mill Operator 2 – Lucerne Feedmill- M-F Day Shift-Shift H05 DESCRIPTION: Operate mill control system for grain receiving, ingredient transfer, batching, pelleting, and feed transfer. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Adjust controls per formula/equipment specifications. • Interacts with inbound grain/ingredient delivery personnel, office personnel, truckers and customers. Displays a customer friendly and polite attitude. • Perform QA testing per protocol. Maximize quality and production per specifications. • Measure and maintain accurate grain/ingredient/feed inventories per protocol. Manually dump ingredients as required. Manually move ingredients as required (bag & bulk) • Operates fork truck using hand and foot controls. • Perform periodic mill maintenance and sanitation. Assists in equipment repairs as needed. • Accurate/timely reporting of operations, inventory and sanitation per protocol. Keep management informed. • Maximizes feed production and quality. • Communicates with shift dispatcher to ensure feed is available for load out. • Completes operational reports as necessary. • Transfers and enters feed formulas into control system. • Accurate/timely reporting of operations, inventory and sanitation per protocol. • Communicates mill issues and opportunities clearly with shift leads/employees/departments
Smithfield Foods Powersville, MO 64672, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Feed Mill Feed Mill Operator 2 – Lucerne Feedmill- M-F Day Shift-Shift H05 DESCRIPTION: Operate mill control system for grain receiving, ingredient transfer, batching, pelleting, and feed transfer. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Adjust controls per formula/equipment specifications. • Interacts with inbound grain/ingredient delivery personnel, office personnel, truckers and customers. Displays a customer friendly and polite attitude. • Perform QA testing per protocol. Maximize quality and production per specifications. • Measure and maintain accurate grain/ingredient/feed inventories per protocol. Manually dump ingredients as required. Manually move ingredients as required (bag & bulk) • Operates fork truck using hand and foot controls. • Perform periodic mill maintenance and sanitation. Assists in equipment repairs as needed. • Accurate/timely reporting of operations, inventory and sanitation per protocol. Keep management informed. • Maximizes feed production and quality. • Communicates with shift dispatcher to ensure feed is available for load out. • Completes operational reports as necessary. • Transfers and enters feed formulas into control system. • Accurate/timely reporting of operations, inventory and sanitation per protocol. • Communicates mill issues and opportunities clearly with shift leads/employees/departments
Smithfield Foods Lucerne, MO 64655, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Responsible for the day-to-day production duties as assigned. Responsible for adhering to all GMP’s (Good Manufacturing Practices), SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures), SSOP’s (Standard Sanitation Operating Procedures), in addition to all other food safety/quality assurance audits to meet government/third-party auditors, and company regulations.   Production employees are routinely required to perform a variety of tasks that require manual material handling and the use of hand tools, machinery, and equipment. This work is physically demanding and can require the use of some or all body parts and muscle groups. Good hand-eye coordination and upper extremity motor skills are essential for most job tasks. Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs.   Starting Hourly Wages: $14.90
Smithfield Foods Omaha, NE, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Summary: Safely drives market truck with capacity of more than thirty tons transporting animals to and from specified farm and plant destinations. Night shift- starting between 6pm and 9pm working a 12-hour shift on Sun through Thu. Weekends and Holidays as needed Essential Job Responsibilities: SAFETY Wear seatbelt anytime vehicle is in motion Safely operate tractor/trailer combination unit with high center of gravity Follow required and recommended safety practices and procedures Report all accidents promptly through proper authorities OPERATIONS Successfully complete a Road Test and be issued a certificate Properly Pre-Trip and Post-Trip the equipment Work in single driver environment Handle shipping documents to insure accuracy and timely submission Position equipment properly to safely load and offload animals at farm or plant destination Drive day/night in variety of climates and traffic Use on-board computer Maintain logs, DVIR, itinerary, and other paperwork as required Fuel equipment and properly use on-board computer (or turns in logs) daily PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Must be able to pass DOT physical upon initial hire Must be able to load and unload animals at farm and plant destination. Must be able to lift 50 # without difficulty COMMUNICATIONS Complete all required information on the CDL Driver Application For Employment Be able to read and speak the English language Be able to understand highway traffic signs and signals Be able to respond to official inquiries and make entries on reports and records Handle shipping documents to insure accuracy and timely submission Use Farm Directions Book, maps or GPS to avoid getting lost or going out-of-route Be able to converse with our business associated to resolve problems in a civil manner Be able to calculate simple mathematical problems dealing with market haul. COMPLIANCE Comply with all Bio-Security (BMS) and Environmental (EMS) management system’s rules and regulations Comply with DOT rules and regulations Comply with all Smithfield established policies and procedures No DOT Recordable preventable accidents within the last three (3) years with a CMV No more than one (1) moving violation within the last three (3) years Comply with all TQA animal handling regulations. ADDITIONAL: Maintain professionalism when using communication devices Keep company equipment clean and secure lose objects in the cab Exhibit professional appearance and positive attitude at all times Other duties may be assigned. Ordinary Methods of Job Performance: Climb into the cab of the tractor by grabbing handrail with two hands and placing one foot on step and pulling yourself up while pushing yourself up with your feet. Reverse the process to climb out. Hook up trailer to tractor, that includes backing under the trailer, raising landing gear and hooking up airlines Roll up and down landing gear that can require use of two hands and upper torso when on ground and one when gear clears the ground Handle manual transmission During pre-trip of equipment be able to climb into engine area; bend, stoop, and crawl to complete through pre-trip Open and close trailer gates and doors to load and unload animals. Get in and out of cab in tight places such as fuel islands Walk on slick surfaces such as fuel islands, loading chutes, loading and unloading area and truck washes. Move upper torso when backing may require leaning out of window to see blind spot and/or mirrors Report problems encountered on the farm or designated plant through the swine movement ticket or farm condition report. Read and understand the Smithfield emergency notification process knowing how and who to contact in case of an emergency
Smithfield Foods Smithfield, VA 23430, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Assists in many areas within the site. Tasks include mowing, sanitation, animal removal, and animal movement. Employee may operate mowers, tractors, trucks, bus, and other farm equipment as directed. Ability to perform basic maintenance, welding and minor electrical. Supervisory Authority: • None Essential Job Responsibilities: • Follow the safety requirements of the Smithfield Injury Prevention System (SIPS). • Learn, understand, and implement all policies and procedures that relate to 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 in moving animals and maintaining efficient animal flows. • Sanitize and wash multiple areas on the site using high pressure equipment. • Follow the Standard Operation Procedures, Production Manuals, or Appropriate Training Guides as required. • Assist with facility and equipment maintenance. • Load and unload animals into and out of the transfer station • Drive internal trucks from site various sites • Assist with mortality removal • Take daily lagoon readings for entire site • Mow around site when needed • Follow the Company’s animal welfare policies and procedures including: providing a physical environment that meets the animal’s needs, providing access to adequate water and high-quality feed, providing humane treatment of the animals, providing identification and appropriate treatment of animals in need of health care and following the guidelines for euthanasia. • 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 notification process and how it applies to their specific worksite.
Smithfield Foods Miami, TX 79059, USA
Jun 18, 2019
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 with popular brands including 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.   The Production Clerk is responsible for data entry of daily production paperwork to meet product/customer requirements. Provides administrative support. Gathers and interprets data collected and compiles for distribution in department meetings. Responsible for monitoring and ensuring the correct labeling of identification, tracking and scaling information on boxes of products exiting the packaging process. Ensures proper functionality of equipment utilized during scaling process.  This is a 2nd shift position working primarily M-F with weekends as needed.
Smithfield Foods Crete, NE 68333, USA
Jun 18, 2019
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 worldwide. We’re looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.   What we offer: Competitive pay and benefits among the best in the industry A variety of career paths, including: Production Maintenance Quality Assurance/Food Safety Hog Procurement Opportunities for career growth Tuition assistance
Smithfield Foods Springfield, MA, USA
Jun 18, 2019
The Research and Development Technologist will lead projects and document results as well as the research of programs to drive cost optimization through formulation and processing efficiencies, create new prototypes for product development initiatives, and identify/approve potential ingredient and manufacturing suppliers.
Smithfield Foods Smithfield, VA 23430, USA
Jun 18, 2019
The purpose of Refrigeration Technician is to maintain, diagnose, repair, rebuild, adjust, perform preventive maintenance and install equipment within and around the facility so as to keep the production operational and have zero loss of production. This individual will perform the duties of a Refrigeration Technician and assist other maintenance personnel on his/her shift and will be responsible for all necessary paperwork and documentation as they relate to the job.        
Smithfield Foods Wilson, NC, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Are you an enthusiastic, goal-oriented Human Resources professional who can lead projects, enforce policy, multi-task, and uphold programs in the manufacturing industry?  Th en you should join us in growing one of America’s top 25 consumer packaged goods companies, Smithfield Foods!   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, employment and personnel documentation, job evaluation, compensation, and/or benefits. This position performs complex duties requiring independent judgment and coordination in one or more areas of a comprehensive human resource operation.
Smithfield Foods Sioux Center, IA 51250, USA
Jun 18, 2019
Are you an ambitious, multi-tasker who can solve problems in a fast-paced environment that loves BACON?” Then you should join us in growing one of America’s top 25 consumer packaged goods companies, Smithfield Foods! The Supply Chain team is looking for motivated professionals to facilitate the distribution of our great products to customers and consumers. These personnel can analyze production metrics against market needs in Supply & Demand Planning, focus on product transportation through Logistics, or ensure the shelves of your local grocery store are stocked by Direct Store Delivery. The Inventory Stock Clerk will be responsible for assisting Route Salesmen with the proper merchandising of Smithfield products at store locations. The Inventory Stock Clerk will be required to stock Smithfield products at the store locations, display related POS material, take product inventory to insure proper rotation, and assist in the successful operation of the retail account.
Smithfield Foods Reddick, FL 32686, USA