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We are growing! Are you interested in an exciting career?

Kreider Farms is a real working farm supplying fresh quality eggs, milk, drinks and premium batch-churned ice cream to select wholesalers and retail stores throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Headquartered in Manheim, Pennsylvania, this third generation family owned and operated company is nestled in scenic Lancaster County, home of the most productive non-irrigated farmland in the country. We are a real working farm! Whether you are looking to start a new career path, or just looking to put a little extra cash in your pocket, Kreider Farms has exciting employment opportunities.

1st Shift FT Stackers/Packers (Egg Plants: All locations)
This position is responsible for removing cases from conveyor and properly stacking on skids. Provide timely counts to Packer Operator. Maintain a clean and orderly work area. Mandatory Weekends.  Salary BOE $9 plus. Hours: 5:30 AM – Finish.

1st Shift FT Care Takers (Egg Plants: All Locations)
Responsible for the daily care of the poultry flock of the assigned chicken house(s). Must be able to keep records and perform basic math calculations. Mandatory weekends. Salary BOE $9 Plus.   Hours: 5:30 AM – Finish.

FT Sanitation Position (Mt. Joy)
Second shift Sanitation position available at our Mt Joy Egg Processing facility. Responsibilities include cleaning of high speed food processing equipment and processing floor. Must be able to lift 20lbs. Previous sanitation experience required. 50 hours average per week. Hourly rate is based on experience.

Nighttime Supervisor/Herdsman (Dairy-Manheim)
Responsibilities include taking care of stock, artificial insemination, feeding calves, diagnosing and treatment, administering vaccines, group movements and various other tasks. Prior dairy farm experience is required. Must work 50-60 hours per week, holidays and weekends. Salary is BOE.

1st Shift Maintenance Helper (Manheim)
We have 4 positions for light maintenance helpers in our Manheim egg location and some of our other locations. Qualified must be able to use tools such as screwdrivers, hammers, wrench etc. Will also need to assist mechanics in other duties. Salary is $11/hourly. Hours 5:15AM – 3:45 PM

Diesel Mechanic (Shop - Manheim)
We are looking for a Mechanic with a Class 7 inspector’s license for our farm shop in Manheim, PA. Responsibilities include preventative maintenance, repairs and upkeep of the Kreider Farm’s fleet. Will also be responsible for managing time, completing paperwork, following DOT compliance, and maintaining a clean work area. Qualified candidates will have 1-2 years prior experience. Hours: 50-60 hours per week. 7-5pm. Salary is BOE, $19 plus.

Industrial Maintenance Mechanics (All Locations)
We have several positions at multiple egg plants including Manheim, Mt Joy, Middletown, and Lebanon. Qualified candidates will possess knowledge and ability to ensure operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on production equipment, skills to troubleshoot and diagnose equipment, ability to repair, install and maintain equipment, experience with pneumatic and hydraulic systems, ability to troubleshoot electrical systems, ability to read and follow schematics, ability to diagnose and troubleshoot electrical circuits 24Vdc to 480Vac. Salary BOE. Schedule: Off every other weekend. Hours: Varies

1st Shift Production Mechanic (Lebanon)
We have openings at several of our Egg Production locations including Manheim, Mt Joy, Middletown and Lebanon. Qualified candidates will have knowledge and ability to ensure the operation of Machinery and mechanical equipment, including preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and the ability to repair, install and maintain. Must be able to follow directions, be self-sufficient and work well with others. Salary BOE. Every other weekend. Holidays. Hours vary.

1st Shift Assistant Production Manager
Our Egg Processing facility in Mt Joy has a need for an Assistant Egg Production Manager to oversee and maintain all chicken house operations to obtain optimum egg production. Some duties include: assist with daily flock husbandry, maintenance technician duties, assist with all manager's duties in manager's absence and all other duties as assigned by supervisor. Requirements: 1 -3 years’ experience with maintenance/mechanical/farming and management. Vocational or technical education helpful. Must be able to read and write in English. Hours: 6AM - Finish, mandatory weekends and on call schedule for alarm system.  Salary B.O.E

1st Shift Assistant Processing Manager
Our Egg facility in Lebanon has need for an Assistant Egg Processing Manager to help oversee the efficient operations and function of the egg processing plan.  Ideal candidate will have problem solving skills, the ability to lead, computer experience, communication and organizational skills. Must be able to multi-task. Requirements: 1 -3 years’ experience with manufacturing or food processing.   Must be able to read and write in English. Mandatory weekends and holidays. On-call schedule. Average work schedule 6AM - 4PM.

Production Managers (All locations)
The Egg Production Manager oversees the operation of the poultry houses by directing and coordinating activities to obtain optimum efficiency, quality and economy of operations and maximize profits. Minimum Requirements: College degree or equivalent experience, 1-3 years management experience and 1-3 years maintenance/mechanical/farming experience. Mandatory weekends and holidays. On-call schedule. Average work schedule 6:00 am - 4:00 pm. Salary B.O.E

Processing Managers (All locations)
The Egg Processing Manager oversees the efficient operation and function of the egg processing plant. Minimum Requirements: College degree or equivalent experience, 1-3 years in Manufacturing or Food Industry and 1-3 years in Management experience. Mandatory weekends and holidays. On-call schedule. Average work schedule 6AM - 4PM. Some travel.

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Positions updated: 8/22/2016