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Updated Jun 26, 2022

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3.7
70%
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93%
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years
    Featured Review

    Great Place to work

    Oct 18, 2021 - Production Worker 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Hours and Shift along with people

    Cons

    None at this time. Thanks

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great company

    May 24, 2022 - Field Service Supervisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Quality of life Great team members Rewarding work

    Cons

    Work environment Unpredictable Always changing

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  3. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Truck driver, warehouse Forman, plant relief

    Jun 23, 2022 - Road Worker 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The best dairy in the United States

    Cons

    Higher wages lower coepays on insurence

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Foster Farms - A Great Company to work for!

    Jun 22, 2022 - Senior Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    We produce some tasty chicken. Employees get great discounts.

    Cons

    We need more team members. We are hiring!

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Production worker

    Jun 22, 2022 - Fillet 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The pay is good for the work

    Cons

    No team work every body’s out for themselves

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Employee Focused

    Jun 5, 2022 - Field Supervisor in Kelso, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great work life balance, very employee oriented.

    Cons

    There’s really none I can think of.

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Happy

    May 30, 2022 - Packer in Demopolis, AL
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They will work with your schedule

    Cons

    Pay doesn't change enough ok

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Great place to start

    May 22, 2022 - Department Supervisor in Livingston, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Opportunity, learning, diversity, different process to learn, people, and the benefits.

    Cons

    Pay, long hours, senior management

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  9. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Bad managers and supervisors

    Jun 26, 2022 - Packer in Livingston, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    None. Terrible supervisors and poor treatment

    Cons

    Everything. You are treated like dirt

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    An employer of choice

    May 19, 2022 - Human Resources in Livingston, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The employees and the type of work I do, make working at Foster Farms enjoyable.

    Cons

    None to report at this time.

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Foster Farms Reviews FAQs

Foster Farms has an overall rating of 3.7 out of 5, based on over 300 reviews left anonymously by employees. 70% of employees would recommend working at Foster Farms to a friend and 57% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 18% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Foster Farms employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Foster Farms. This rating has improved by 4% over the last 12 months.

70% of Foster Farms employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Foster Farms 3.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.3 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Foster Farms to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, culture, management.

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Congratulations to our Foster Farms graduate, Craig Sims! He received the education reimbursement benefit from Foster Farms 🎓 He’s our instructional designer in the Learning and Development department in our Livingston headquarters. Craig graduated from Brandman University receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Studies with a focus in Adult Learning Theory. His future plan is to complete both instructional design certification and StrengthsFinder Coach certification. If you are a Foster Farms Leader you can hang out with Craig in one of our Leadership Foundations courses! Congrats on your achievement, Craig! 🎉
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