Current Opportunities

Maintenance Mechanic – Vincennes, IN

Summary Description:  Operate and perform preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of plant process equipment, facility equipment, utility systems and building equipment. System responsibilities include transformers, PLC’s, rotating equipment, grinders, conveyors, food processing equipment and building lighting. Welding and fabrication to plant equipment.

Education/Experience/Qualification:

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Basic computer skills required to operate equipment monitoring systems.
  • High School Diploma or GED required Vocational school and or welding a plus.
  • Previous industrial maintenance experience preferred.
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

Physical:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be able to pass all medical exams, drug and background checks (including criminal).
  • Physical demand requirements: Stand, walk, kneel and bend required for virtually the entire shift.
  • Must be capable of working from a ladder or other type of elevated working surface.
  • Occasionally required to climb or balance. Frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in a cold, wet environment with moderate noise.

Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to work required hours and shifts, including working weekends, overtime and on holidays.
  • Be able to effectively work in a team environment.
  • Must be able to supply and maintain a personal standard mechanics tool set. (List of required tools will be provided prior to employment)
  • Maintain a valid state driver’s license.

 


Information Technology Specialist – Huntingburg, IN

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Business Administration or a related field (or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience) required.

Proven ability to lead project initiatives, develop and implement program strategies, and manage multiple projects simultaneously is required.

– Excellent analytical and communication skills

– Ability to work well in a team environment

– Highly responsive to internal customers

1+ year work experience or equivalent aptitude as IT support professional.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for Level 1 support for IT issues across all offices. Serves as first line of IT support for all employees and shop floor scanning and labeling equipment.  Focused on end user and office support, assertion of best practices, compliance monitoring, and data integrity.

  • Resolve Level 1 support cases include operating system and software issues, printing, scanning, installations, and hardware configuration
  • Strictly utilize IT ticket system for all Level 1 support tickets and limit related backlog
  • Properly escalate other cases to senior IT staff when necessary
  • One-on-one and ad-hoc employee technical trainings as needed
  • Ability to support/train end users remotely utilizing related remote access technologies
  • Ensure proper software usage by all staff
  • Participate in the successful deployment of new software and hardware
  • Help create detailed training documentation for major software packages
  • Assist in minor testing/troubleshooting of newly developed software packages
  • Assist in data formatting/cleansing as needed for software applications
  • Demonstrate a high level of patience and low level of frustration
  • Consistently maintain a positive and professional attitude with each employee
  • Must be able to write and verbally communicate effectively
  • Must be proficient in using Microsoft Office experience (Office 2010/2013 – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint)
  • Solid Windows computer literacy and general aptitude
  • Ability and willingness to learn new complex concepts and tasks
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks independently and correctly with minimal supervision
  • Creative troubleshooting of issues that require solutions or innovative work-a-rounds.
  • Required Skills
  • Experience with deploying/troubleshooting multiple desktop operating systems in an enterprise environment – Windows 7, 10.
  • Ability to troubleshoot/replace basic hardware components.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office services including: Outlook, Share Point, and Exchange
  • Ability to quickly learn new products and technologies and assist users in understanding them.
  • Strong ability to self-motivate and accomplish goals with minimal supervision.

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

CDL Feed Haul Driver – Bruceville

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 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, and 401k pension plan.