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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)
Our Egg Processing plant in Middletown is looking for Stackers. This position is responsible for removing cases from conveyor and properly stack 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 (Manheim and Donegal-Mount Joy)
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.
Night Shift Filler Operator (Milk Plant – Manheim)
Our Milk Processing Plant in Manheim is in need of a filler operator with machine operating experience. Qualified candidates must be able to operate all machinery including milk filler, caser, stacker, and top taper. Will also be responsible for cleaning and sanitizing of machinery and surrounding area. Will stack and transport product to cooler. Hours: Sunday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 4PM- 2:30AM with mandatory overtime. Salary is B.O.E
Night Shift Supervisor (Milk Plant-Manheim)
Our Milk Processing Plant is in need of a night shift supervisor with prior experience in food or dairy manufacturing. Responsibilities include:-Direct recording of production, cleaning and SQF documents, Manage chemical inventories, Pre and post operational swabbing cleaning, Operate fillers and casing equipment, Operate raw and pasteurized CIP equipment, Dis-assemble/Re-assemble all Filling Equipment, Total sanitation of pasteurized and raw systems, Commands, generates, delegates and records information, Coach and develop co-workers to improve.
Requirements: 1-3 years of food or dairy manufacturing experience. Mechanical ability, work with minimal supervision, have good math skills and be neat and orderly with paperwork. Hours: Basic hours would be 6PM - 4AM, Sunday through Thursday. The expectation would be to adjust schedule when production dictates it. Salary BOE
Dairy Farm Maintenance Manager (Dairy Farm – Manheim)
Our Dairy Farm in Manheim has a need for a 1st shift FT Maintenance Manager to perform general maintenance on all farm equipment and machinery. Responsibilities include: Preventative maintenance on all farm vehicles, PM and repair of parlor/barn equipment, Weekly grease, Blowout radiators, Operate heavy farm equipment. Able to work 50 to 60 hours per week. Requirements:
1 - 3 years’ experience of the following: Welding, plumbing carpentry and electrical experience. Operating and repairing heavy farm equipment. Salary BOE.
Maintenance Assistant (Dairy Farm – Manheim)
Our dairy farm is in need of maintenance assistant with experience. Duties: Perform general maintenance on all farm equipment and machinery. Repair of parlor/barn equipment, Operate heavy farm equipment, Blow out radiators, Weekly grease, and Preventative maintenance on all farm vehicles, Preventative maintenance on parlor/barn equipment. Requirements: Farming experience, 1-3 years previous experience with large farming equipment. Hours: Morning shift until done. Salary is B.O.E
Landscape Manager (Dairy Farm – Manheim)
Our company is in need of a landscape manager with experience. Duties will include: Managing landscaping at all Kreider complexes and housing. Maintains and improves quality of all landscaping, Maintain and develop competent staff, Responsible for snow removal at all complexes and housing. Requirements: Extensive knowledge in operating and servicing equipment used. Must be in good physical shape, Must have extensive knowledge of landscaping. Hours: Flexible - approx. 40 - 60 hours/ weekly (paid straight time) Salary commensurate with experience.
1st Shift Maintenance Helper (All Locations)
We have 2 positions for light maintenance helpers in our Manheim egg location and some off 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
Farm Hand (Dairy Farm – Manheim)
We are currently in need of a farm hand for our shop located in Manheim. The ideal candidate should have farming experience as well as the ability to perform light maintenance on our farm equipment. As well as the ability to drive a tri-axle (Class B preferred but not a must) this is a physical job! Hours: Mon - Friday 6AM - 6PM & Saturdays 6AM - 12PM Salary: $15/hourly
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 $16 plus. Schedule: Off every other weekend. Hours: Varies
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.
Positions updated: 11/23/2015