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Join the Maple Leaf Farms Family! We have positions open today. Become a part of the story behind our duck and help us grow our business together.

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Now offering a starting rate of $18.50/hr for 1st shift and $19.50/hr rate for 3rd shift for Milford location General Production positions! For open interview and orientation instructions visit our Orientation & Interview page here.

Learn More about our General Production positions here.


Work for a poultry industry leader and build your career with our fourth generation family-owned company that is committed to investing in our staff and the communities in which they live and work.

Our company is committed to fostering a positive work environment where our team members can achieve their professional and personal development goals.

Develop your career at maple leaf farms


The Tucker family firmly believes that our core values serve as the foundation for the success of our family-owned company. By making these values a priority during day-to-day business operations, Maple Leaf Farms has created a culture where our team members feel like family, feel valued and feel empowered to make socially responsible decisions on behalf of our company.

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From Our Team

“I appreciate a company that offers continual long range opportunities and careers within a real family culture of integrity and support. Thus, providing a network for growth and innovation within the industry.”
Wes Rader, employee
“Everyone is treated like family and we work well as a team.”
Michelle Engle, employee
“I appreciate the opportunities to support our local nonprofit organizations and have fun alongside coworkers.”
Jeff Baumann, employee
“There is an emphasis on family values. This allows me to balance work and home life with great flexibility.”
Olivia Morales, employee


Maple Leaf Farms' internship program provides college students an opportunity to manage a hands-on project under the direction of experienced professionals while learning more about our company and the poultry/food industry.

The goal of our internship program is to give students experiences that enhance their educational coursework and develop hands-on leadership and critical thinking skills.

We offer internships in several areas including finance, sales and marketing, live production, operations and quality assurance.

To be considered for one of our internship opportunities, please contact us.

Employee Benefits

At Maple Leaf Farms, our employees are our greatest asset. In addition to promoting a positive work environment that nurtures our team members’ professional development, our company offers a strong compensation package that meets their personal needs.


Our offered salary is equal to or more than the industry standard for similar jobs in our area.


Vacation and holiday pay based on amount of time employee has worked with the company.


We offer a 401k Tax Differed Investment Plan and a 401k Matching Plan.

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We offer a Basic Life Insurance Policy – and an Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance. We also offer an in depth Voluntary Life Insurance.


We share the cost of medical and dental insurance should you choose to participate in the plans. We also offer Vision Plans and Short Term Disability.


We offer both a Health Savings Account as well as a Flexible Spending Account.


We offer a work-based intervention program designed to help employees in resolving personal problems that may be adversely affecting the employee's performance.


We offer an Onsite Fitness Center at our company headquarters in Leesburg along with many other wellness related checks and programs throughout the year.

Company Values

Maple Leaf Farms' Values are centered around our family and employees. We are committed to fostering an environment where we can each grow personally and together in an effective and creative manner while dedicating our work to top quality products.

  • We encourage memorable family meals through our products
  • We encourage a balance between work and family through flexibility
  • We consider family to be an integral part of our culture
  • We encourage the development of fun, exciting and interesting work roles so our employees look forward to coming to work each day
  • We encourage having a sense of humor
  • We encourage a clear balance of fun and work in all of our activities
  • We consider the food we produce to be part of the joy of living
  • We demand that our products and services meet the highest standards of quality
  • We encourage our employees and their families to try and use our products
  • We strive for consistent, company-wide profitability in order to provide employees with consistent financial security
  • We provide competitive compensation, career advancement opportunities and benefits programs
  • We believe that to truly break down silos of communication and enjoy the ultimate in team building, we must be friends and truly trust and enjoy each other
  • We encourage camaraderie between our employees
  • We encourage personal attention and friendships with our customers
  • We believe in helping employees fulfill their career aspirations through training programs, career path development and educational support
  • We encourage creativity
  • We encourage empowerment
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Maple Leaf Farms accepts applications for a wide variety of positions relative to the food and poultry industries, including live production, production/operations, sales and marketing, administrative to name a few areas. General production positions are available at our various facilities in Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan.

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Maple Leaf Farms, Inc. has opportunities for full- or part-time general production positions at various facility locations: Indiana (food production, live production-hatcheries, holding house, farms, feed mill), Wisconsin (hatchery and farm) and Michigan (feather product production).

We offer stable jobs with advancement opportunities and great benefits, including your first pay increase after 60 days and an employee referral bonus program. Indiana starting wage averages $14.30 an hour or more. Most positions are 1st shift with 3rd shift available in Milford, IN as well.

Open interviews available daily.

Full-Time Positions

IMMEDIATE FULL-TIME POSITIONS are available in Indiana for food production (MLS & Serenade in Milford), holding house (Milford), hatcheries (Cromwell/Warsaw) and farm (North Manchester); Wisconsin on our hatchery and farm (Kansasville, Hwy 20); and in Michigan for feather product production (Grand Rapids).

Part-Time Positions

PART TIME NOW AVAILABLE! We are now accepting applications for Part-Time General Production at our Milford, IN food production facilities (1st and 3rd shifts) and Warsaw, IN hatchery (1st shift). Candidates must be able to work 16-29 hours per week, 2-3 days per week. Will train.


Application Locations

Completed physical job applications for Maple Leaf Farms, Inc. general production positions may be returned at the following facilities during the hours listed below. Job Applications may also be picked up/completed on-site at these locations.


Food Production, Live Production-Hatcheries, Holding House, Farms, Feed Mill

Maple Leaf Farms, Inc. - *Milford HR Main Office*
9166 North 200 East
Milford, IN 46542

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. EST
By Mail: P.O. Box 167, Leesburg, IN 46538

Cromwell Hatchery
4379 N 900 W
Cromwell, IN 46732

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. EST

Sawyer Hatchery
1601 West Center St.
Warsaw, IN 46580

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. EST

Elite Farm
11241 North 400 West
North Manchester, IN 46962

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m EST

Fort Wayne HR Office
208 East Pettit - Suite 56, Fort Wayne, IN 46806
Monday through Friday, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m EST


Live Production-Hatchery/Farm

Downy Hatchery and Farm
24830 Washington Ave.
Kansasville, WI 53139

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. CST


Feather Product Production

Down Inc.
550 Oakdale St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. EST

Eurasia Feather Company
635 Evergreen SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. EST