College graduates (and others seeking work) take heart. There are jobs awaiting you in the dairy industry. According to Dairy Foods’ 2017 Hiring Survey, 70% of the companies we surveyed report they are actively seeking to fill one or more full-time or part-time positions.
Dairies are actively looking to fill openings in plant operations and sales. Of those surveyed, 32% are seeking full-time line operators and 30% are seeking to fill openings in sales. Respondents said they will hire an average of 12 people for line operator jobs. There is an average of five jobs to be filled in warehouse/logistics and in research and development; four each in plant maintenance and sales; and three each in marketing/communications, plant operations management and QA/QC.