Processing Associate

About Vital Farms

Vital Farms Inc. is the leading brand of humanely-raised eggs in the US.  Our eggs are sold to grocery stores and food service locations across the country. Inc. Magazine has ranked us among the fastest growing privately owned companies in America for each of the past 4 years.  We have a stakeholder centered culture where each decision made is done so only after careful consideration regarding how our stakeholders will be impacted.  Our Mission to bring ethically produced food to the table while bringing joy to our customers, empowering our crew members, fostering lasting partnerships with our farmers, being stewards of our animals and environment, and forging an enduring profitable business guide us each day. We are proud to be based in Austin, Texas with our new processing facility located in Springfield, MO.

Job Description

Vital Farms is looking for passionate and hardworking crew members for our Processing Associate position on our 2nd shift.

Our expectations are simple – we are looking for hard workers with positive attitudes who enjoy working to raise our standards, all while coming to work on time, prepared and ready to hustle.

This position includes fast paced, repetitive motions, that require long periods of standing, bending, lifting, as well as good eye-hand coordination and attention to detail.

2nd shift runs from 5:30 PM to 2:00 AM With the expectation to work varying hours from 3:00 PM to 3:00 AM during the busy season with weekend hours possibly required.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Be able to lift 25 – 50 pounds repetitively
  • Have a flexible work schedule
  • Able to work weekends if necessary
  • Maintain a positive attitude
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Show up to work on time
  • Enjoy a culture of hard work and recognition

At Vital Farms we are raising the standards: We offer competitive pay – $14.00 for second shift! Health benefits, PTO, paid holidays and 401k are offered upon hire. In addition, we provide our crew with lunch once a week, free eggs weekly for their families and foster a culture of positivity and high expectations.

If you believe you have what it takes to work hard and enjoy amazing benefits, please apply!

Due to the high volume of applicants, we will reach out to you if your qualifications meet Vital Farms’ needs. Please do not contact Egg Central Station or our customer service line directly.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.00 /hour

To Apply

If you are interested in this role and believe you would be a good fit, please email us at We’d love to learn why you believe you are a good fit and how you can contribute to our growing company through this role.