Jennie-O Turkey Store – SEMN Farm Maintenance Worker, 1st Sift – Medford, MN

Hormel Foods

This position is responsible for the advanced repair and preventative maintenance of various equipment, systems, and buildings in designated farms.

Job Duties:

  • Perform mechanical trouble shooting, repairs, welding, and preventative maintenance for all area farms with limited assistance and/or supervision
  • Assist in the installation of new equipment, making modifications when necessary
  • Able to work Monday through Friday and be on-call on rotating weekends 
  • Able to use hands/ arms repetitively
  • Able to work in cold, hot, wet, humid, and dusty environment for long periods of time
  • Able to work with heights and in confined spaces

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to pass a lung function test to be certified to wear a self-contained breathing apparatus or gas mask which requires no facial hair in areas where the face mask seals against the face
  • Above average reading and writing skills
  • Training will be provided on all equipment and procedures to prepare candidate for the role. Previous experience is not a requirement but highly recommended!


  • FREE college tuition for children of employees
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Personal Leaves (1-2 months)
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision Health Plans
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • 401k (50% on the first 2%)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life Insurance


COMPETITIVE WAGES based on experience and qualifications!

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