Careers

Discover Opportunities on our Team

Great People Are the Key to Our Success.

Since our inception, we have credited our success to our dedicated team members. We believe in having great team members who treat other people and our pigs with respect. We remain committed to attracting, retaining and developing great people so that they can make a difference not only for our people and pigs but also in their daily lives and wherever their career takes them. We provide a broad array of career opportunities, from hands-on herdsmen to leadership development, milling to accounting, welding to transportation, and more.

Take Your Career Further as a Pillen Team Member.

We believe in helping our team members continue to grow and advance their careers. We do that by investing in training and providing worthwhile benefits, including:

  • Highly competitive salaries
  • Benefit packages: matching 401(k) plan, medical, dental, vision
  • Life insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid sick time

Internships

At Pillen Family Farms, our internship program provides an in-depth immersion experience into all the areas of production. From breeding to finishing, our interns get a unique hands on experience with our team! Read what some of our 2020 summer interns, now full time team members, have to say!

Intern Testimonials

Jordee

Leadership Development - Nursery

"I’m so thankful for the opportunity I had to intern with Pillen Family Farms this summer. I gained so much experience while working in the nurseries alongside the most hardworking people. Under incredible management I learned about proper biosecurity procedures, how to control the environment and animal health."

Greyson

Leadership Development - Nursery

"Through this internship, I not only learned what it takes to run a site correctly but also learned more about the people management aspect of the business. I appreciated getting to know fellow team members and spending time working together as a team."

Summer

Leadership Development - Genetics

"Pursuing an internship with Pillen Family Farms this summer proved to be an extremely fulfilling experience! Every day on the farm presented new tasks and challenged that required vast amounts of hands-on learning and critical thinking. I’m very appreciative of the kindness continually demonstrated by the company."