Employment

Associated Feed is always interested in growing our team to be the very best. If you are interested in joining the team, take a look at the current job openings listed below. Click on an opening to view a more detailed description of what we are looking for and what is required for each position. At the bottom of each description is a button to download our employment application. Save the application to your computer, fill it out completely, and email it (along with a cover letter and résumé) to employment@associatedfeed.com, fax it to (209) 668-2370, or drop it off in person at the Associated Feed & Supply Human Resources department located at 4636 Geer Road, Hughson, CA. Thank you for your interest in joining the best team in the feed industry!

Current Job Openings

Current Openings as of 10/28/22

Class A Truck Driver

We have immediate openings for Class A Truck drivers. Truck drivers are responsible for delivering to local mill facilities, dairies, and ranches. Our drivers must be willing to work overtime, and weekends as needed.

Knowledge of:

  • DOT and state regulations governing safe driving, hours of service inspection
  • Safe and legal operation of a commercial motor vehicle
  • Vehicle safety and control systems

Experience and Training Guidelines:

  • Three (3) years’ experience operating doubles and securing loads
  • Three (3) years’ experience running and operating a loader
  • Strong work ethic - dependable and reliable
  • Valid Class A driver’s license with endorsements for doubles/triples, tankers (non-hazardous materials) and air brakes.
  • Clean DMV record
  • Operating flat bed and walking floors; operating stingers a plus

We offer competitive compensation and benefits including health insurance, Life Insurance, PTO, and 401K. Qualified candidates can email employment@associatedfeed.com, contact 209.664.3342 or apply in person at Associated Feed & Supply Co., 4636 Geer Road, Hughson, CA. Please include DMV print out with your application. EEO/Drug Free.

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Maintenance Mechanic

Location: Turlock, CA

We are seeking a highly self-motivated full time Maintenance Mechanic for our Feed Mill operation in Turlock, CA. The successful candidate must be able to troubleshoot, repair, and perform preventative maintenance on all equipment throughout the plant. This position will also be responsible for minimizing downtime by detecting potential mechanical and electrical problems.

Job Requirements: Minimum 2 years' experience in an industrial or production environment. Good analytical skills, ability to troubleshoot & make on-the-spot corrections to emergency conditions. Light Industrial Electric required, Hydraulics, Power Transmissions, and Pneumatic; basic computer knowledge; previous feed mill experience is desired. Ability to lift/carry 75 lbs. /100 ft., communicate clearly & audibly in a noisy environment, understand all railroad vocabulary, comfortable working in confined spaces and at high elevations, and be flexible to work varying schedules; on-call, overtime as needed. Successful candidates will be in good physical condition, pay close attention to detail, and be computer literate.

We offer competitive compensation & benefits, incl. 401k. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience.

Qualified candidates may email their application to employment@associatedfeed.com, submit the application in person at 4636 Geer Road in Hughson, CA 95326, submit an application via Indeed, or fax the application to (209) 668-2370.

Drug Free/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Mill Operator

We are seeking Mill Operators for our operations in the Turlock area facilities to perform semi-skilled labor with regard to all aspects of mill maintenance and operations.

Job Duties: Mill operation, including but not limited to, operating all process equipment and heavy machinery (including forklift, loader and rail car mover once trained), utilize computer programmed batching system to receive and manufacture feed, perform minor maintenance, maintain required documentation, inspect and unplug chutes, inspect rolls for proper gap and lubrication. Perform housekeeping duties in and/or around facility, work independently in the absence of on-site supervision, perform maintenance and inventory set-up. May perform duties of Loader Operator and other production support positions within the Mill Department, including: loading, rolling, grinding, pelleting and receiving as needed.

Job Requirements: 1-2 years of work experience in a warehouse/industrial/production environment. Knowledge of forklift operation and heavy machinery experience a plus. Previous feed/agricultural experience desired. Ability to lift/carry 75 lbs. /100 ft., communicate clearly & audibly in a noisy environment, understand all railroad vocabulary, comfortable working in confined spaces and at high elevations, and be flexible to work varying schedules; on-call, overtime as needed. Successful candidates will be in good physical condition, pay close attention to detail, and be computer literate.

We offer competitive compensation & benefits, incl. 401k. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience.

Qualified candidates may email their application to employment@associatedfeed.com, submit the application in person at 4636 Geer Road in Hughson, CA 95326 or fax the application to (209) 668-2370.

Drug Free/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Orchard Worker, Swanson Farms Almond Orchard

Swanson Farms has an immediate opening for a full-time, almond orchard worker, at our Turlock location. Travel to other farm locations as needed.

Job Description:

The Orchard Worker reports to the Almond Orchard Manager. This is a manual labor, agricultural position. The job requires the full range of tasks relating to year around agricultural farming and orchard maintenance. Tasks include operation of many types of equipment relating to ground preparation, irrigation, spraying, harvesting, and pruning of almond trees.

Tasks requiring physical labor include pruning and firewood cutting, irrigation repairs, transfer of sacks of material to spraying equipment, and maintenance of equipment.

Requirements:

1-2 years of almond farm production experience; no college degree required

Benefits:

Benefits include a 401(k) with employer match, paid time off, health and life insurance. Starting wage will be based on qualification and experience.

How To Apply:

Qualified applicants can download an employment application below and email it to employment@associatedfeed.com, or submit the application in person to Human Resources at 4636 Geer Road in Hughson, CA 95326, or fax the application to HR at (209) 668-2370.

Contact Human Resources at (209) 664-3368 with any questions.

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Rail Operator/Unloader

Associated Feed & Supply is looking for an experienced Rail Operator/Unloader for their Sierra Grain Terminal facility in Hughson, CA.

Job Description: The successful candidate will be able to operate, monitor, and maintain all aspects of the rail operation at this facility. This will include operation of the locomotive, keeping a daily inventory of all rail cars, unloading of cargo, routing products to the proper area of the facility, and maintenance of all components of the rail operation.

Job Requirements: Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents with less than 2-points on DMV record. Participation in a random drug testing program will be required. The successful candidate will be in good physical condition, able to lift and carry 75 lbs. for 100 feet, communicate clearly and audibly in a noisy environment, understand all railroad vocabulary, and be flexible to work varying schedules, on-call, and overtime as needed.

We offer competitive compensation & benefits, incl. 401k. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience.

Qualified candidates may email their application to employment@associatedfeed.com, submit the application in person at 4636 Geer Road in Hughson, CA 95326 or fax the application to (209) 668-2370.

Drug Free/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Warehouse Worker

We are seeking Warehouse Workers for our Feed Mill Operation in Turlock, CA. The warehouse worker will perform semi-skilled labor with regard to all aspects of warehouse operations including inventory management, shipping, receiving, and load out.

Job Duties: Warehouse Worker duties include, but are not limited to, physical labor while building pallets of 50-75lb bags and loading on trucks, utilizing computer system to receive ingredients/components and ship finished feed, verifying orders and possess general understanding of the basic inventory management concept of FIFO (first in, first out) when dealing with product within the warehouse; both on the ingredient and finished product side of the operation. Warehouse workers will also operate a forklift (proper training included) and perform basic maintenance work to maintain warehouse facility and equipment. Successful candidates will be in good physical condition, pay close attention to detail, and be computer literate.

We offer competitive compensation & benefits, incl. 401k. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience.

Qualified candidates may email their application to employment@associatedfeed.com, submit the application in person at 4636 Geer Road in Hughson, CA 95326 or fax the application to (209) 668-2370.

Drug Free/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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