Bryan, Texas

Bryan, Texas Drive-In Hiring Event

Saturday, September 25, 2021 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Drive-In Hiring Event Details

What to expect at the drive-in hiring event?

  • Upon arrival at Sanderson Farms’ facility, job seekers will check-in at the gate, where they will be provided with instructions for the hiring event.
  • Candidates will be directed to a designated parking area.
  • A Sanderson Farms employee will screen the candidate’s temperature. A face mask will be provided to you at this time.
  • If the candidate has not already applied for a position with Sanderson Farms online, they will be instructed to do so using their smart phone. If you do not have a mobile device, onsite computers will be available to complete an application.
  • After check-in and online application are complete, you will proceed through an eligibility process.
  • Social distancing and indoor and outdoor gathering regulations will be followed. Please bring a valid photo identification with you.
  • If candidates’ background check is approved, an interview will be conducted.
  • Candidates will be tested for COVID-19.
  • If candidates pass COVID-19 test, drug and physical screenings will be conducted.
  • If candidates pass drug and physical screenings, they will be scheduled for orientation at a later date and time.
  • All individuals will exit the property immediately upon conclusion of the hiring process.

Entry-level employees begin earning $14.45 per hour with pay varying by shift and tenure. After the first 90 days of employment, hourly employees earn $15.90 per hour with pay varying by shift and tenure. The company offers competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, paid vacation and holidays, 401k savings plan and an employee stock ownership plan.

Sanderson Farms is committed to keeping a safe environment during our hiring events, including following all local guidelines for social distancing. Hand sanitizing stations will be placed throughout hiring events and the company will be performing anti-viral cleaning. In an effort to keep yourself and others safe by preventing the spread of COVID-19, please do not attend a hiring event if you are experiencing symptoms including fever, cough and shortness of breath.

Line Operator


Job Description:

$14.45 per hour

Entry-level employees begin earning $15.90 per hour after the first 90 days of employment, with pay varying by shift and tenure.

Line Operator open positions are available on first, second and third shifts. Shift times vary based on the area of the facility in which employees work. On first shift, employees working in first processing begin work at 5 a.m. and employees working in second processing begin work at 8 a.m. On second shift, employees working in first processing begin work at 1:30 p.m. and employees working in second processing begin work at 4:45 p.m. On third shifts, employees working in first processing begin work at 12 a.m. and employees working in sanitation begin work at 2 a.m. Shifts are approximately eight hours in length with employees working Monday – Friday with occasional work on Saturdays.

Major Responsibilities:

  • To work in a fast paced, repetitive motion production area by preparing the product to a sellable form
  • May require the use of knives and/or scissors
  • Satisfactory attendance and job performance must be maintained in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as directed by supervisor

Position Requirements:

In addition to meeting the basic qualifications for new employees, the employee must also meet the following requirements:

  • Able to work in various temperatures ranging from warm humid conditions to cold environments of 32 to 50 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Able to work in wet, moist conditions
  • Able to grasp, reach, push and pull
  • Able to lift 10 lbs., and occasionally 40 lbs. or more, utilizing proper lifting techniques
  • Able to work in a noisy environment
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Able to wear all required Personal Protective Equipment at all times
  • Tolerate exposure to chemicals within OSHA limits
  • May be required to work long hours, holidays or weekend

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