APPLICANT FAQS

How do I find out about new opportunities?

Sign up for job alerts by creating a profile for our Talent Community here. Once you create a profile, select the checkbox that states “hear more about career opportunities”. This will sign you up for system generated emails notifying you of new opportunities.

To adjust your notification settings, log in and from the "Options" drop-down menu select “Job Alerts”.

Can I apply to multiple positions?

Yes, you may apply to any position that you feel you meet the requirements for. If you already have a profile, log into your account here.  Otherwise, you can view all jobs here and will be prompted to log in when you click "Apply Now".

How do I check on the status of my application?

You will receive an automatic email confirming that your application went through.

You may also log into your profile and check under the “Jobs Applied” section to see if your application is still “Under Review”.

I’m having trouble logging in?

On the sign-in screen, select the “Forgot your password” link. Enter your email address and it will send you a link to reset your password.

How do I update the email address on my profile?

Log into your profile and under "Profile Information" update your email address, then scroll to the bottom and press “Save”. Please note - your old email address is still your username and will still be stored on previous applications.

What should I wear to my interview?

This is dependent on the location of your interview. Please reach out to your recruiter for advice.

What is a 2-2-3 work schedule? 1st, 2nd, 3rd shift?

Every site has different start times and these are subject to change – ask your recruiter for specifics.

2 -2 -3 schedule consists of 2 days on, 2 days off, 3 days on (cycle repeats and the starting day of the work week depends upon the job and location)

1st shift : morning; 2nd shift : afternoon/evening; 3rd shift : overnight

What if I require relocation?

Relocation assistance is dependent on the open position/location and will be provided to those who qualify per our policies.

Does Ventura Foods offer internships?

We currently do not offer internships, though we plan to in the future.  We do offer a rotational program for recent college graduates.  Please click here to see if there are any current openings.  

What schedules are offered?

Ventura Foods offers a variety of different schedules dependent on the location, position and shift.   Please speak with your recruiter to learn more about a specific position and the corresponding work schedule/flexibility. 

What is the dress code?

Depending on the position and location you are hired for, our dress code ranges from uniforms to “dress for your day”.  Please speak with your recruiter to learn more about a specific position and the corresponding dress code. 

What does Ventura Foods pay?

Ventura Foods offers a comprehensive total rewards package, including competitive wages and opportunities for advancement.  Compensation will vary depending on the position, location and/or shift as well as individual skills and experience. 

Does Ventura Foods require a background, drug or physical screening?

Ventura Foods may require a drug test, background check, and pre-employment health screening as a condition of employment where required and where allowed under local laws.   

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