DRi_TEMPLATE BASEDirect Recruiters has been recognized as the relationship-focused executive search firm that assists Food Processing Equipment organizations with recruiting, acquiring and retaining high-impact food industry talent for mission-critical positions. We provide executive search, recruitment & staffing services to fill food processing equipment jobs. For recruiting assistance or to be considered for a food industry or food processing equipment job, contact our food processing equipment recruiter, Cherie Shepard at 440-996-0582 or cshepard@directrecruiters.com


Finding Top Talent

The Food Processing industry is driven behind the scenes by high-tech equipment and machinery used to meet quality standards. DRI assists Food Processing Equipment companies to find top talent to uphold and enforce these standards.

DRI’s Food Processing Equipment team has placed industry-specific executive talent at leading companies. Our extensive network of food industry contacts along with our proprietary sourcing techniques allows our Food Processing Equipment recruiters to deliver the best slate of executive level candidates including C-Suite, VPs, Directors and Senior Managers.

The DRI team is comprised of Food Processing Equipment experts including Researchers, Senior Recruiters, and Practice Leaders who devote 100% of their efforts in this industry. They have a thorough understanding of the current job market and what it takes to fill open positions.

On a daily basis, we are in contact with Food Processing Equipment management and hiring authorities looking to hire key industry professionals in the areas below:

  • C-Suite
  • Executive Level
  • Vice President
  • Director
  • Controller
  • National/Global Account Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Marketing Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Engineering Manager
  • Systems Engineer
  • Applications Engineer
  • Product Engineer
  • Technical Service Manager
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Controls Engineer
  • Site Manager
  • In-House Counsel
  • Legal Staffing
  • Inquire About Other Professionals

DRI acquires talent within the Food Processing Equipment including:

  • Protein
  • Snack Foods
  • Fruit & Vegetables
  • Bakery
  • Confectionary
  • Dairy
  • Frozen Foods
  • Grocery/Club Stores/ Retail
  • Meats/Poultry
  • Seafood
  • Produce
  • Beverages
  • Ingredients
  • Flavors
  • Tobacco

Get in Touch with Our Team

To Fill a Position or Discuss a Recruiting Assignment, contact our Automated Packaging Equipment Recruiters, Food Processing Equipment Recruiters, and Material Handling Recruiters, Jason Herbert 440-996-0591 jherbert@directrecruiters.com or Cherie Shepard 440-996-0582 cshepard@directrecruiters.com.

Please join our LinkedIn networking group, Food Processing Executive Networking. 

Cherie Shepard | Partner | Director of Food Processing Equipment Recruitment | Food Processing Equipment Recruiter | 440-996-0582 | cshepard@directrecruiters.com

Robert Cohn | Managing Partner | Food Processing Equipment Recruiter | 440-996-0595 | rcohn@directrecruiters.com

Jason Herbert | Partner | Executive Search Practice Leader of Food Processing Equipment | Food Processing Equipment Recruiter | 440-996-0591 | jherbert@directrecruiters.com

Joel Jelinek | Food Processing Equipment Executive Recruiter | 440-996-0864 | jjelinek@directrecruiters.com

Rachel Makoski | Director of Food & Beverage and Foodservice E&S | Food Processing Equipment Recruiter | 440-996-0871 | rmakoski@directrecruiters.com

Katelynn Gurbach | Food Processing Equipment Recruiter | 440-971-1195 | kgurbach@directrecruiters.com

David Cremi | Food Processing Equipment Recruitment Researcher | 440-996-0592 | dcremi@directrecruiters.com

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