Foster Farms Reviews

Updated 27 Jul 2020

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3.5
55%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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Foster Farms CEO Dan Huber (no image)
Dan Huber
15 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good people and decent benefits(in 12 reviews)

  • "People, family culture, long time well known brand, pay is competitive with good benefits(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "you are a number and work life balance is non existent(in 7 reviews)

  • "Hard goals to achieve consistently with tools given, faulty equipment, long hours(in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "HR"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Human Resources Trainee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Foster Farms full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great team to work with

    Cons

    No paid lunches long shifts

  2. "Job Experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in Livingston, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Foster Farms full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    it was a great place to work.

    Cons

    Could use a little more direction from direct supoervisor


  3. "It wasn't a bad job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Deli Worker in Livingston, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Foster Farms full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The people you work with are cool and will take there time with helping you get adjusted to the job.

    Cons

    Travel back and forth was hard because I don't own a car

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  4. "Pros and Cons"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Analyst 
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Foster Farms full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good people and decent benefits.

    Cons

    No culture and work life balance.

  5. "Foster Farms"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Maintenance: Supervisor, Engineer, Planner in Turlock, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Foster Farms full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good people to work with and have worked for me.

    Cons

    Low pay to storeroom personnel

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  6. "Separate chicken parts"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Warehouse Worker in Livingston, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Foster Farms full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Workers there a good people and Forman are very fair and understanding

    Cons

    You have to get used to the smell.

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  7. "Big company with smaller company feel"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Foster Farms full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Privately held, members of the Foster Family employed within the organization, good products, well-liked brand

    Cons

    Better innovation needed for growth

  8. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Laborer in Livingston, CA

    I have been working at Foster Farms full-time

    Pros

    There is always work

    Cons

    No cons really it is a good job for when you need it. There is always a lot of work

  9. "All Good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Foster Farms full-time

    Pros

    All good fair , nice place

    Cons

    Emotional intelligence of co workers

  10. Helpful (2)

    "Company clearly values it’s employees"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Foster Farms full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Less red tape/process vs. most companies on running your business

    Cons

    Some systems/policies are a little older

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