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About Pilgrim’s

Pilgrim’s is a leading global provider of high-quality food products, including well-recognized brands and value-added premium products. As one of the world’s largest poultry producers, Pilgrim’s has provided wholesome, quality products to customers and consumers for more than seven decades. It’s our passion for excellence that continues to drive us to be the best, and we seek opportunities to diversify and grow.

Pilgrim’s Arcadia Location

While Pilgrim’s is a global company, we offer a hometown feel within our complex located in Arcadia, WI. Pilgrim’s works with 150 local growers. We employ approximately 500 team members at our complex. We give you the tools you need to discover your perfect career match, and the freedom and support to take your career to the next level. It is our goal to be your employer of choice and provide you with the opportunity for a better future!

Pilgrim’s wants YOU to join our HATCHERY TEAM as a EGG DRIVER ! This position starts at $25.00/hour, plus we are offering a $5000 Hiring Bonus!

Benefits include:

  • 5 Days of Vacation, after 30 days of employment

  • Benefits at 60 days of employment, 401K contributions on day 1 of employment

  • 70% off quality Pilgrim’s poultry products

  • Training provided with a trainer/mentor

  • Advancement opportunities

  • Better Futures Program –2 Year Community College tuition paid for you or your dependents!

  • Opportunity to grow your career through our Supervisor Development Program or Management Trainee Program

    At Pilgrim’s, Safety Is A Condition, which means the safety of our team members comes first - always. This includes increased safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, such as enhanced cleaning and sanitation, face coverings, temperature screens and plexi-glass or plastic barriers. We are also working to secure vaccine availability for our Team Members.

    POSITION SUMMARY : The Hatchery Driver is responsible for transporting eggs and occasionally delivering chicks to various locations around the complex.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

    1. Drives truck to pick up eggs and deliver chicks in a safe and economical fashion.

    2. Conducts pre-trip and post-trip inspections in accordance with divisional guidelines and DOT requirements.

    3. Loads and unloads truck according to division guidelines.

    4. Handle eggs properly to reduce breakage.

    5. Properly complete egg slips which must account for all eggs.

    6. Observes all company personnel, safety, quality, and food safety policies.

    7. Performs other duties as assigned.

    EXPECTATIONS – all Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.

  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.

  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization


    · Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak English

    · Demonstrated ability to perform basic math skills including: addition, subtraction, division, multiplication and percentage calculations

    · Ability to lift up to 50 pounds; Ability to push/pull up to 100 pounds

    · Valid forklift and pallet jack license or ability to obtain a license

    · Ability to work in a cold environment

    · Ability to learn new procedures, i.e. bar code scanner, equipment, stacking grids

    · Familiarity with computer system