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Foremost Farms USA

Position Description

Production Associate
Location Reedsburg
State/Territory Wisconsin
# of openings 1
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JOB TITLE: Production Associates
LOCATION: Reedsburg, WI
REPORTS TO: Plant Manager
WAGES: $18.39/hour 



We are seeking a Production Associate at our facility in Reedsburg, Wisconsin.  This plant produces high-quality butter, butter blends, condensed skim milk and organic condensed whey for national and international customers.  While today it is a modern balancing facility, the plant dates back to 1914. Our production associates play an extremely important role in the seven-day a week operation, providing support in butter making, packaging and sanitation duties.



  • Must be available to work 1st shift - 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM AND 2nd shift - 4:00 PM to 12:00 AM AND  3rd shift - 12:00 AM to 8:00 AM.
  • Holiday and weekend work is required as needed.



  • Prior experience in the dairy, butter or cheese industry is preferred.  Prior manufacturing experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of HACCP, GMP’s, OSHA and loss control programs is highly desirable.
  • The preferred candidates will have obtained a high school diploma or GED.
  • Able to read and comprehend standard operating procedures.
  • Participation in a team environment safely.
  • Strong computer, communication and teamwork skills.
  • Detail oriented, be quality minded.
  • Able to perform at a high level in a fast paced environment.
  • Able to lift up to 60 pounds frequently.


If you choose to distinguish yourself with a Foremost Farms career, you will not only discover our values, you'll enjoy a competitive wage, outstanding insurance benefits, a 401(k), a pension plan, a great work environment, and much more.


It is the policy of Foremost Farms USA to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disabilities, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.



Foremost Farms USA, headquartered in Baraboo, Wis., is a farmer-owned milk processing and marketing cooperative with annual sales of $1.6 billion. The nation’s eighth-largest dairy cooperative and number 28 in annual sales among the Top 100 U.S. dairy processors, Foremost Farms is a leading manufacturer and marketer of cheese, specialty whey ingredients, butter and bulk fluid milk to customers around the world.


We’re looking for employees who challenge the status quo, innovate and aim for excellence. Because we’re working to be the world’s best – to Be Foremost – we’ll bring out the best in you. We’re already one of the nation’s top 10 dairy cooperatives, making Wisconsin cheese and dairy ingredients for the global marketplace. But we’re not satisfied. Are you?


Are you ready to Be Foremost?

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Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled are encouraged to apply.
Successful completion of pre-employment testing which could include a drug test, physical, background check, and education check required.

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