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Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach. With more than 60,000 jobs globally, we are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly®" and serve as one of the world's leading ...
Mission: To produce good food the right way with respect for our people, animals, communities and planet.

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    Cold place to work with long hours

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    In Person10%

    1. Sales Representative Interview

      Anonymous Employee in New Zealand
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      It was very wonderful, the interviewer did not pressure me at all and everything went smoothly. We share a lot of values and talks a lot about the jobs. So I would say just be confident, prepare the interview and just be yourself when they are asking you questions.

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    Smithfield Foods Awards & Accolades

    • Selling Power ‘‘50 Best Companies to Sell For"Selling Power Magazine2021
    • World Sustainability Leader Awards FinalistSustainability Leader2021
    • Top Green ProviderFood Logistics2021
    • LEED Silver CertificationThe U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)2021
    • Outstanding Registered Apprenticeship EmployerApprenticeship NC2021

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    Overall, 58% of employees would recommend working at Smithfield Foods to a friend. This is based on 1,042 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

    62% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Smithfield Foods as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Smithfield Foods.

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    Smithfield Foods Locations

    • Carroll, IA
    • Cincinnati, OH
    • Clinton, NC
    • Crete, NE
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