Job Opportunities

Mt. Olive accepts applications or resumes for regular positions only as they come open. Any open positions are posted below.

Distribution Center/Line 10 Production Supervisor on Night Shift.  This individual will supervise department of inside production operations to meet established quality and production performance standards.  Candidates should have minimally 3 years’ experience in production processes and a good working knowledge of mechanical processes and equipment.  Working knowledge of applicable laws, rules and regulations (such as federal and state labor laws, EPA, OSHA and food safety) needed.  Qualifications include: high school diploma, additional technical or specialized training and good verbal communication skills. Supervisory experience, Acidified Foods Training and Bi lingual skills are preferred.

NC Works Job #10945595. Application deadline, October 17, 2018.

Machine Operator/Mechanic in the Finished Goods Department on Night Shift (three openings.) A minimum of Bronze level CRC (Career Readiness Certificate) with a level 4 in Applied Technology preferred.  Related work experiences a strong plus.  Once hired, the individual will have to successfully complete our in-house training to become a machine operator/mechanic.  We may hire the applicant at a Machine Laborer status and then move the individual up as they complete the necessary training program. N.C. Works Job #10948658. Application deadline, October 17, 2018.

Depalletizer Attendant on Night Shift in the Packing Department.  Job duties include operating semi-automatic bulk depalletizer to deliver glass to filling machine.  The individual sets up and operates semi-automatic depalletizer, jar rinser, spice dispenser and all associated jar conveyors.  Complete Glass Usage Report and Glass Breakage Report daily.  High school plus additional training preferred.  Ability to read and write in English needed for job tasks. N.C. Works Job #10948650. Application deadline, October 17, 2018.

Packing Forklift Operator on Night Shift.  Job duties include safely operating a forklift in a high-pedestrian area to safely transport items from incoming staging area to production lines.  The individual will perform a variety of duties in production including but not limited to – safely deliver correct containers and caps to production line and return unused containers and caps to warehouse, maintain accurate record of containers and caps moved, supply production with empty pallets, returns all unused caps and containers to the storage area, seals and wraps all open cartons of caps, complete pre-operational checklist, helps cut plastic and straps from wrapped pallets.  Previous experience of safely operating a forklift is required. N.C. Works Job #10948640. Application deadline, October 17, 2018.

Mt. Olive Pickle Company is still accepting seasonal applications for both Day Shift and Night Shift, but we are in particular need of Night Shift. Apply in person at the company’s Hiring Office, located at 812 North Chestnut Street, Mount Olive, NC 28365.

Applications are accepted from 8:30 – 11:30 am, and from 1:30 – 4:30 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of each week.

Positions Available:

  • Laborers, Packers, Inspectors
  • Machine Laborers / Operators (6 months experience preferred)
  • Inside / Outside Forklift Operators (6 months experience required)
  • Outside Yard Laborers
  • QC Inspectors/Technicians (6 months experience preferred)
  • Sanitation Laborer

Essential Functions:

  • Stand for a sustained period of time and be able to bend, stoop, reach and twist.
  • Push/pull, lifting required.
  • Repetitive motion of hands, wrists and/or fingers.
  • Work in warm, hot, humid and/or wet conditions.
  • Must be able to work in and around areas with jalapeno pepper fumes
  • Must be available to work up to 6 days a week, Mon-Sat
  • Related work experience a strong plus.

Upon hire, must be able to provide Evidence of Eligibility to work in the U.S.

Mt. Olive Pickle Company esta aceptando aplicaciones y estaremos entrevistando para las siguientes posiciones para Turno de Día y Turno de Noche. Solicite directamente en la Oficina de Empleo de la compañía, ubicada en el 812 North Chestnut Street, Mount Olive, NC 28365.

Aplicaciones son aceptadas de 8:30 – 11:30 am y de 1:30 – 4:30 pm el Martes, Miércoles y Jueves de la semana.

Posiciones disponibles:

  • Laborales, Empacadores, Inspectores
  • Operadores de Máquinas (se requieren 6 meses de experiencia)
  • Operadores de Montacargas – interior/exterior (se requieren 6 meses de experiencia)
  • Laborales de Yarda / Cuidador de tanques – exterior
  • Inspectores / Técnicos de QC (se requieren 6 meses de experiencia)
  • Saneamiento

Funciones Esenciales:

  • Permanezca de pie durante un período prolongado de tiempo y sea capaz de inclinarse, agacharse, alcanzar y girar
  • Empujar / tirar, levantar es necesario
  • Movimiento repetitivo de manos, muñecas y / o dedos
  • Trabajar en condiciones cálidas, calor y / o húmedas
  • Debe poder trabajar dentro y alrededor de áreas con humos de jalapeño
  • Debe estar disponible para trabajar hasta 6 días a la semana, de lunes a sábado
  • Experiencia relacionada es una gran ventaja

Una vez contratado, debe ser capaz de proporcionar Evidencia de Elegibilidad para trabajar en los EE. UU.

Mt. Olive Pickle Company, Inc., located at the Corner of Cucumber & Vine in Mount Olive, North Carolina, manufactures the best-selling brand of pickles in the country with distribution in all 50 states. The company ferments pickles on site and produces fresh-packed pickles, peppers, relishes and much more. In business for over 90 years, Mt. Olive is known for quality products, dedicated employees, and its support of the local community. We strive continually to improve our operations, to make our processes better and more efficient, and to deliver the best quality and value for our customers and consumers. We seek forward thinking individuals with a desire to make a difference. Mt. Olive Pickle Company offers a competitive salary and benefit package and continues to strive to be the Employer of Choice within the community.

Completed applications and resumes can be mailed to:

Mt. Olive Pickle

Human Resources Department

P.O. Box 609

Mount Olive, NC 28365


Apply in person at our Hiring Office

810 N. Chestnut Street

Mount Olive, NC 28365

For questions, email us at hr@mtolivepickles.com Please include the posted position in the subject line.

As part of our normal hiring process we will conduct the following:  drug screen, criminal background check, reference check, and employment history verification.  Failure to successfully complete any of these will result in the offer of employment being withdrawn.   New hires will also be subject to verification of Social Security Number and immigration status. Mt. Olive Pickle Co., Inc. is an Affirmative Action /Equal Employment Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabilities.

What Our Customers Are Saying

No more Vlassics in my fridge, as a pickle lover I assure you they have the best product in stores! I love them, not just pickles all of their products are amazing!