DRi_TEMPLATE BASEDirect Recruiters has been recognized as the relationship-focused search firm that assists Food Processing Equipment organizations with recruiting, acquiring and retaining high-impact talent for mission-critical positions. We have been a trusted partner for some of the most progressive companies in the industry.

Finding Top Talent

DRI’s Food Processing Equipment Practice area has placed industry-specific executive talent at leading companies. Our extensive network of 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
  • 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, Processing Equipment, and Material Handling Recruiters, Jason Herbert 440-996-0591 jherbert@directrecruiters.com or Dan Charney 440-996-0589 dcharney@directrecruiters.com or Cherie Shepard 440-996-0582 cshepard@directrecruiters.com.

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

Robert Cohn

Managing Partner

Cherie Shepard

Director of Packaging, Material Handling & Food Processing

Jason Herbert

Practice Leader of Packaging, Processing & Material Handling

Joel Jelinek

Project Coordinator of Packaging & Material Handling

Rachel Makoski

Director of Food Processing and Foodservice E&S

Katelynn Gurbach

Project Coordinator

David Cremi


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