Current Opportunities

System Administrator

Farbest Foods, Inc. has created a new position in the IT department. This position will have the opportunity to work on a team, who designs and supports the enterprise architectures and implements new technologies for corporate enterprise.

Responsibilities

  • Manage, monitors, tests, and troubleshoots hardware and software problems pertaining to Servers, Active Directory, Domain Servers, Exchange, SQL, Remote Desk Top Services, Share Point and disk space.
  • Develop, document and maintain policies, procedures, and associated plans pertaining to servers.
  • Provides second level technical support and guidance to users and plant operations.
  • Qualifications
  • BS degree in related IT area;
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in an IT related position.
  • Knowledge of Active Directory Administration/tools, and Group Policy Objects.
  • Experience administering a DNS and DHCP infrastructure using Windows Server and SQL Server.
  • Implement, and Manage server OS (Experience and understanding of best practices with Windows Server 2012 R2)
  • Experience with Architect, implement and maintain virtual server environment via Hyper V 2012 R2.
  • Experience maintaining and designing a Remote Desktop Services infrastructure.
  • Experience with  Linux / Windows Servers, Scripting, and a variety of other tools and applications.
  • Salary commensurate with skills and experience, excellent benefit package.

CDL Feed Haul Driver – Bruceville, IN

JFS Milling Inc, located just west of Bruceville, IN on Highway 67 is an affiliate of Farbest Foods/Farbest Farms. When at capacity, this state-of-the art computerized facility will be responsible for the manufacture and delivery in excess of 8,500 tons per week of complete feed for turkeys in Southern Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.

JFS Milling is currently seeking applications from qualified individuals interested in operating modern tractor/trailers and/or straight trucks delivering feed to contract growers.

Successful applicants will possess a Class “A” CDL, experience preferred, with an impeccable driving record.

JFS offers a clean, safe and challenging environment. Interested applicants will be team players dedicated to quality, productivity and teamwork.

Excellent compensation and benefits package includes: health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, 401k pension plan and uniforms.


PRODUCTION WORKER

Now hiring for all shifts at Huntingburg! You pick your start time.

  • 5:00AM
  • 7:15AM
  • 2:00PM
  • 4:15PM
  • Part-time available too!

Steady employment!! Affordable benefits!!

No previous experience necessary. Competitive wages and a benefit package which includes: health, vision, disability, paid life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, 401-k, and shift differentials.

 


Utility Operator

JFS Milling Inc, located 1 mile north of Dubois, IN on Highway 545 is an affiliate of Farbest Foods/Farbest Farms.  This new state-of-the art computerized facility is responsible for the manufacture and delivery in excess of 8,500 tons per week of complete feed for turkeys in Southern Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.

The mill currently has a position open for a Utility Operator on their night shift working 6PM – 6AM Sunday through Wednesday and day shift, 6AM-6PM, Wednesday-Saturday.   Operators will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks including:  ingredient receiving, feed manufacturing and load-out.

JFS offers a clean, safe and challenging environment.   Interested applicants will be team players dedicated to quality, productivity and teamwork.

Excellent compensation and benefits package includes: health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, 401k pension plan and uniforms.


Flock Supervisor

Due to continued growth of the organization Farbest Farms, Inc. is adding to its staff. This position supervises the grower’s management and growing practices to assure each flock is properly maintained in accordance with Company guidelines:

Responsibilities:

  • Continuous premise improvement responsibilities;
  • Monitoring flock health and prescribing corrective actions;
  • Communicating with all parties in regard to flocks;
  • Educating growers on new programs and continuous improvement methods;

Qualifications:

  • Problem solving and data analysis skills;
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills;
  • BS in agricultural related field or equivalent work experience with animal husbandry;
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

Salary commensurate with skills and experience, excellent benefit package includes a company vehicle.


Brooder Hub Assistant Manager

Farbest Farms, Inc. has a position available at its Watkins Creek Brooder hub in Lewis.   The Assistant Manager will be responsible for assisting the Manager with

  • Planning daily work schedules;
  • Keeping records;
  • Ordering materials;
  • Supervising farm labor;
  • Ensuring bio-security;
  • Performing other laboring functions to keep the farm running.

Previous experience with poultry and/or animal husbandry preferred:  Ability to perform basic computer tasks.  The basic work schedule is dayshift, Monday-Friday,  with weekend rotations.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.   Must live within 30 minutes of the farm.

Compensation commensurate with ability and experience, excellent benefit package.


Maintenance Mechanics

Farbest Foods, Inc. is looking for individuals to staff our 2nd and 3rd shift maintenance crew.   Responsibilities include electrical and mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of plant machinery and equipment. Experience or training in electrical and mechanical maintenance required.   2:30PM or 10:30 start, M-F.

All applicants will take a written and hands on demonstration test to determine skill level.

Earn up to $19.00 an hour with our new wage structure.   Benefits include health, vision and life insurance, paid vacations and holidays and 401K pension plan.


Loading Crew

Farbest Foods, Inc. has positions available on the nightshift turkey loading crew.

Major responsibility with this position is to ensure the turkeys are placed onto the conveyor loader belts and loaded into the cages of the trucks.  Physically lifting the turkey (minimum of 40 pounds) onto the loader is sometimes required.

Ability to understand and follow through on general safety, operating, and quality assurance procedures.

Previous experience helpful but not required.

Competitive wages and a benefit package which includes:

Health, vision, disability, paid life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, 401-k, and shift differentials


Poult Loading Crew

Due to our growth,  Farbest Farms has several new positions available on the Poult moving  Crew.  These positions will be responsible for moving turkey poults at a company hub brooding facility. Responsibilities:

  • Help move, place and feed poults;
  • Spread shavings and set up barns and pens to brood poults.
  • Prepare barn for next brood;
  • Help with basic grounds keeping tasks;
  • Insure biosecurity between farms;
  • Adhere to company’s animal welfare guidelines;

The work schedule will vary Monday-Friday and include some Saturday s, starting at 2AM-4AM , 8-12 hour shifts.  Salary commensurate with skills and experience, excellent benefit package.


Production Worker

Huntingburg and Vincennes, IN

Due to our future growth, Farbest Foods, Inc. is seeking hard working individuals to work in the production areas of the Huntingburg and Vincennes plants. First and Second (Huntingburg only) shift openings are available. No previous experience necessary. Competitive wages and a benefit package which includes: health, vision, disability, paid life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, 401-k, and shift differentials.  Full and Part-Time positions available.



Brooder Farm Labor

Farbest Farms is looking for an individual interested in working at their brooder hubs located in Lewis,  near Sullivan/Terre Haute.  Duties include Barn set up for brooding baby turkeys; Placing, caring for and moving turkey poults; Barn and equipment cleanup; Other manual farm type tasks.  The basic work schedule is dayshift, Monday-Friday, with weekend rotations.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.  This is an hourly position with benefits. Compensation commensurate with skills and experience,  benefits package includes: health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, performance bonus and 401k.


CDL Feed Haul Drivers JFS Milling – Dubois

JFS Milling Inc, located 1 mile north of Dubois, IN on Highway 545 is an affiliate of Farbest Foods/Farbest Farms.  This state-of-the art computerized facility is responsible for the manufacture and delivery in excess of 8,500 tons per week of complete feed for turkeys in Southern Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky. JFS Milling is currently seeking applications from individuals interested in operating modern tractor/trailers delivering feed to contract growers in the immediate area on the night shift, Sunday–Wednesday  5PM to 5AM. Successful applicants will possess a Class A  CDL,  experience preferred. Excellent compensation and benefits package includes:  health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, paid vacations, holiday pay, 401k pension plan and uniforms