John Sanfilippo & Son Reviews

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John Sanfilippo & Son CEO and Director Jeffrey T. Sanfilippo
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  • Great place to begin my career

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    Current Contractor - Junior Digital Designer in Elk Grove Village, IL
    Current Contractor - Junior Digital Designer in Elk Grove Village, IL

    I have been working at John Sanfilippo & Son as a contractor (Less than a year)

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    This was my first project right after college. People were very down to earth and the opportunity was amazing.


    The only downside I can mention was it was very far away for me to travel there. It was my first job and I really needed to start somewhere. Luckily it was here.

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    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at John Sanfilippo & Son.


    Discuss the position with a recruiter. The recruiter set up the interview. I went to the interview and meet with the production manager.

    Interview Questions

    • I was ask the normal question regarding why I wanted to leave my current company and a lot of question regarding lean manufacturing techniques. He asked me about how many hours I was currently working and I told him between 50 and 55 hours. I was passed over because the production manager said I was only interested in 40 hours a week. Not sure where the break down happen in him thinking I only wanted to work 40 hours a week.   1 Answer

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Headquarters Elgin, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1922
Type Company - Public (JBSS)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

A bunch of nuts make money for John B. Sanfilippo & Son (JBSS). The company offers peanuts, almonds, pecans, walnuts, cashews, mixed nuts and other tree nuts. JBSS processes, packages, and sells nuts under private labels and its own brands, which include Fisher, Orchard Valley Harvest, and Sunshine Country. It also produces and distributes other foods and snacks such as peanut butter, ice cream and salad toppings, trail mixes, corn snacks, and candy. JBSS's products are sold worldwide to retail, wholesale, vending, industrial, foodservice, and government customers.

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