Jennie-O Turkey Store – Mill Operator 2 – Barron

Hormel Foods

Barron, WI

Job Responsibilities

1. Work in the areas of all bulk receiving, housekeeping, and quality control operations for shift

2. Monitor quality of ingredients received

3. Responsible for accurate sample testing and record keeping of ingredients

4. Unload ingredients into proper bins

5. Work in a safe and efficient manner

6. Assist in all housekeeping functions at the mill

7. Perform minor repairs on mill equipment

8. Work in the pelleting and batching areas, as well as bulk load out when required

9. Perform those jobs to standard



Minimum Qualifications

 * Good math skills

 * 10 key calculators

  * PHYSICAL: No restrictions against working in a dusty environment & in all weather conditions

 * No current restrictions lifting up to 50 pounds repetitively

 * No current restrictions prohibiting the use of personal safety equipment


Preferred Qualifications

 * Two or three years of feed mill experience

 * Experience with all batching, pelleting, receiving, and loading functions of a feed mill

 * One year of mechanical experience


What you will receive:

  • Competitive pay
  • Extraordinary benefits – Including paid vacation and holidays; weekly paychecks, medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage (very affordable compared to area companies AND you become eligible for health care plans after 30 days of employment); life insurance; Employee Stock Purchase Plan; 401k with match; and tuition reimbursement program
  • FREE two-year community/technical college tuition for children of employees (
  • Relocation Assistance Program for eligible applicants
  • Training  You will be trained on all equipment and procedures to prepare you for the role
  • Advancement opportunities– You are on a direct track to move into higher roles including operator and lead positions, even supervision and management
  • Employment with a solid employer – People stay here for the great employee experience and the long-term opportunities available


Questions on our on-line application process? Please call 715-537-3131 and we will help!

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Jennie-O Turkey Store is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.