Indiana Packers Corporation
  • Quality Assurance
  • Delphi, IN, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

401K, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Bonus, Tuition Reimbursement

Entry Level Manager Trainee, Delphi, IN

Indiana Packers Corporation (IPC) is a fully integrated retail, foodservice and private label producer of fresh and processed meats based in Delphi, Indiana. Since the start of operations in 1991, we have experienced rapid growth from a single pork processing company into a multi-plant diversified producer of fresh and processed meats, with locations throughout America's Heartland and revenues of approximately $1.5B. We are best known for our national brand Kentucky Legend (the best-selling quarter-sliced ham in the United States) as well as a number of well-known regional brands, including Indiana Kitchen, Fischer's, Field, Mickelberry's, Kentuckian Gold, and Scott Pete. We now have processing facilities in Frankfort, Indiana; Holland, Michigan; and Owensboro, Kentucky.

We value diversity, innovation, collaboration and those passionate about their jobs. We support our associates by offering a total rewards package, including competitive pay, three different medical care plans (two with company-funded health savings accounts), pharmacy, dental, and vision plans, a retirement/401K (with 50% match on team members' contributions), a competitive paid time off program, educational assistance, and numerous advancement opportunities. With more than 3,100 team members located across 14 different states, we are a big company with a small company culture.

Our team helps feed the world! Are you ready to step up to the challenge of launching your career with Indiana Packers?

Indiana Packers Corporation, a large-scale pork processor, located in Delphi, Indiana is looking for an experienced Processing Assistant Superintendent.

What will a Management Trainee do?

Our Management Trainee Program offers an entry level management position with exceptional hands-on experience. The Management Trainee will spend several weeks gaining a solid understanding of our operations through direct observation and shadowing. After initial exposure and training, the Management Trainee will be assigned to specific front-line Supervisor duties. Demonstrated excellence in front-line supervision will open opportunities for career growth in all facets of our business.


  • Direct management of hourly team members including training, performance, discipline, compliance with company policies, and employee motivation and development
  • Accountability for directing departmental actives to meet safety, quality, and productivity goals
  • Accurate and complete record keeping of daily operations including equipment and line downtime, product audits, employee job rotations, and yield tracking information


  • Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science, Operations Management, Food Science, Agribusiness or related field or will complete the requirements for a Bachelors by June 2021
  • Strong Communication, leadership and decision making skills
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office
  • Willingness to work daily or weekly overtime, likely on 2nd or 3rd shift for an extended period of time
  • Must be able to pass E Verify

Total Rewards

  • Competitive base salary with shift premium pay and annual performance bonus
  • Vacation accruals
  • Relocation package
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, 401k, Supplemental Life, Accident and Illness insurance, and access to Employee Health Clinic
  • Employee Discounted meat orders

Regional Information

Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana is in a prime location with easy and quick access to Chicago, Illinois (90 miles) and Indianapolis, Indiana (55 miles). The area is home to Purdue University, ranked as the fifth (5TH) best public university in the country according to the Wall Street Journal. With an abundance of strong educational systems and a less than average cost of living, there is a lot to like about the area.

EOE including disability and veterans

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