A FoodGrads Ultimate List to Scholarships- Updated November 3, 2018

Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) Educational Grant Program The REACH Educational Grant Program® helps employees at participating KFC® U.S. restaurants pursue their dreams of going to college. Employees of any age, any position, pursuing any degree Read More …

8 Facts About Production Leads

Managing an entire production floor alone can be a difficult task even for the most adept plant manager. Some plants can have over 100 workers working at once and let me tell you it is Read More …

8 Facts About Machine Operators

When you think of manufacturing plants odds are images of gigantic conveyor belts and equipment come to your mind. Equipment which is computerized, mechanical and made up of many different parts. Well these pieces of Read More …

8 Facts About Plant Controllers

Based on the title you would think that a plant controller is the same as a plant manager just by a different name.  You could assume that they are professionals responsible for coordinating everything in Read More …

I Just Started My First Job in the Food Industry: Some Tips I Want to Share….

Hey FoodGrads! I’m sure many of you have wondered: What’s it like to graduate and get your first job? What do employers want and expect of me as a recent grad? What is it like Read More …

8 Facts About Warehouse Associates

No matter how large or small a food company is they will have to a certain extent a place for storage of their products. Storage of  products is vital to any business as this allows Read More …

8 Facts About Customer Service Representatives

If you ever have a problem with a product then you likely have called or emailed a help line. For food products a customer service number can likely be found in the small print of Read More …

8 Facts About Health and Safety Managers

If you go into almost any food manufacturing plant and ask what their most important objective is, the likely response you will hear is safety. Not only producing safe, quality food but also ensuring that Read More …

A New Way to Learn About Careers in Food & Beverage!

Happy, Informative, Ambition, Drive, Loud, Purposeful, Relaxed and most of all FUN!  Those are the words that come to mind after last weeks Career Showdown, now I’ve had time to reflect. It was sheer pleasure being Read More …