Fryer/Batter Operator (Day Shift)

Job Posted 8/23/2023
Foster Farms
Corvallis, OR
United States
Category Farming Jobs
Job Description

Company Description

Foster Farms has been serving families since 1939. Since the founding days, Foster Farms has always been committed to providing consumers with the highest-quality, best-tasting poultry products available. Our commitment to excellence, honesty, quality, service, and our valued TEAM Members will shine through in everything we do. 

Foster Farms is always looking for talented individuals to join the Foster Farms TEAM. We offer the experience of a large organization, however, we operate like a family business. More than half of our job openings are filled by internal promotion, and we encourage TEAM Members to gain a variety of experiences across different functional groups. 

Job Description


Fryer Feeder

Keep frank hopper and belts full at all times

Keep stick hopper full

Rotate sticks as needed

Watch batter level - Communicate problems

Home the corndog machine as needed

Keep track of times you shut the machine off/on

Monitor how the machine is running

Batter Maker

Communicate adjustments needed with Lead/Machine Attendant

Monitor batter for correct consistency and smoothness

Adjust batter as needed (weights and/or b-grades)

Monitor frank and corndog weights and cookout

Remove outer layer of batter bags before transporting to mixing room

Keep the batter dip tank and fryer free of batter and sticks remnants

Wash rework franks before breaks, end of shift as necessary


Other duties as assigned


Must be able to work as an effective team member

Must be able to work in a cold and wet environment

Must be able to stand for entire shift

Must be able to work consistently at a fast pace

Must be able to kneel, bend and stoop

Must be able to lift 50 lbs

Must be able to communicate in English which includes reading and writing

Must be able to drive a palletjack and have/or obtain a Foster Farms Safety License

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities, Females, Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new TEAM Members.


United States