Hiring: Poultry Processing Crew – Reed Farm

Poultry Processing Crew, 2nd shift (Sun & Tues, 12-6pm) – Reed Farm, Sunderland MA

Reed Farm (Sunderland MA) is hiring for a poultry processing (2nd shift) and cleaning position.

$18/hr to start, on the job training. Potential to increase to $20+ and room to grow into leadership positions.

Required shifts: 12pm-6pm on Sundays and Tuesdays (occasionally altered to Mon/Wed some weeks). Additional shifts available, if desired.

Overtime at 40+ hours/week, chicken, and raises per skills and experience gained.
Experience appreciated, but not required.

Not sure what to expect? Come in for a paid trial day!


*assisting in poultry processing, rinsing birds, preparing tanks and bins with ice and water.

*use of knives and sharp tools

*monitoring chilling
*clean up and sanitization of facility and equipment

Physical requirements:
*ability to stand for a 6 hour shift, with paid break

*ability to lift up to 50 lbs

*ability to bend, stoop, and lift up to 10 pounds repeatedly
*ability to work in a wet environment

*ability to work in a cool environment (chilling and packing under refrigeration)
*ability to work in an environment with live animals
*ability to work with livestock and throughout the process of producing food from livestock

Must have reliable transportation.

Please email us a letter of interest and your resume to

Feel free to email us with any questions!

___ About Reed Farm ___

Reed Farm is a small-scale pastured poultry farm and custom poultry processing facility in Sunderland MA. We operate year-round and offer fresh poultry wholesale to local retailers and schools. We are the only poultry processing facility in Western MA with a Small Enterprise Exemption License, which allows poultry processed at our facility to be sold in MA. Join us in our mission to provide safe, healthy poultry for wholesale and offer poultry processing services to local farms and backyard poultry raisers, while respecting our stewardship of the land and practicing sustainable and regenerative practices.

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