Selbyville, Delaware

Mountaire Farms is a vertically integrated agricultural company headquartered in Millsboro, DE. Over the last decade we have seen significant growth in our business and have established a reputable brand in over 80 countries worldwide. As part of this growth, we are searching for a dynamic and innovative new member to join our team in Selbyville, DE as a Cone Debone Manager - 2nd Shift. We are looking for an individual who values hard work, fresh ideas, and a commitment to Operational Excellence. At Mountaire we value trust, respect for each other, communication and sharing information. When our associates are successful, the company is successful.

The primary purpose of the Cone Debone Manager - 2nd Shift is to provide ensure processing procedures are followed while achieving the highest level of productivity in a cost-efficient manner. Cone Debone Managers must assure that lines are ready for start-up and understand the plant yield goals associated with Mountaire Farms benchmarks.

Position responsibilities include:
  • Manage processes and employees of Cone Debone, Breast Trim/Packout, Party Wings, and Tenders departments
  • Ensure compliance with company regulations, policies and practices including GMP's and USDA standards
  • Maximize yields, throughput efficiencies, and cost effectiveness
  • Ensure all customer quality and delivery standards are met or exceeded
  • Manage effective relations with USDA
  • Recruit, coach, lead and develop Superintendents, Supervisors and production employees
  • Identify and develop internal candidates for promotion
  • Create and promote culture of safety within department

  • Five years (5+) plus debone and management level experience
  • Strong leadership and demonstrated interpersonal skills
  • Customer service oriented and ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent time management, organizational and communication skills
  • Commitment to provide an environment dedicated to personal and corporate growth
  • B.S. Degree in related field preferred, but not required

Selbyville, Delaware

Mountaire Farms is the sixth largest chicken producer, serving markets in 46 states in the US and more than 80 countries around the world. With operations in Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina and Arkansas, Mountaire Farms continues to adhere to the highest standards of quality control and operational excellence. As a fast growing company with almost 10,000 employees, we are also firmly committed to providing a stable, consistent work environment. At Mountaire, we recognize that consumers are more aware of where their food comes from than ever before. We continually strive to deliver high-quality products to our customers, and we have implemented science-based best practices throughout our vertically integrated process with this goal in mind. From the start of this process on our breeder farms, through the hatchery, growing and production operations – we are committed to the health and welfare of our birds and, ultimately, our consumers.

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