Benefits Overview

Family

“Let’s be honest. The greatest benefit about being at Schwartz Farms is family: the family you create as team members become friends, the family you join within your barn or department, and the Schwartz family themselves. Our purpose, and our future, is founded in family.”

Fun

Examples of some activities include…holiday parties, AgVenture Day, t-shirt contests, picnics, golf outings, team building events and, of course, every day in between!

Vacation

Full time employees are eligible for paid vacation after six months of employment. Hours are accrued based on years of service.

Holidays

Paid holidays include New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas. In the event you work a holiday, you will be compensated for the holiday plus hours worked.

Sick Leave

Full time employees are eligible for paid sick leave after six months of employment. You will be compensated for unused sick time.

Bereavement Leave

Full time employees are eligible for bereavement leave after six months of employment.

Medical Insurance

Full time employees are eligible for medical insurance the first day of the month after two months of employment. Schwartz Farms pays for a significant portion of employee and family coverage.

Section 125 Plan

Participation in a Section 125 Plan enables employees to pay for medical and daycare expenses on a pretax basis. Employees may contribute up to $2,500 for medical expenses and $5,000 for daycare expenses. Eligibility is the first day of the month after two months of employment.

401k

Schwartz Farms, Inc. matches up to 4% of employee contributions to the individual’s 401k plan. Employees may begin participating in the 401k program the first day of the quarter after six months of employment.

Long Term Disability

Full time employees receive long-term disability after one year of full-time employment. Premiums are 100% paid by Schwartz Farms, Inc.

Voluntary Life & Short Term Disability

Full time employees are eligible for voluntary life and short term disability the first day of the month following two months of employment. Premiums are 100% paid by the employee.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the benefit package with Schwartz Farms, Inc. please contact Human Resources at (507) 794-5779 or (402) 487-2517.

Minnesota

Schwartz Farms, Inc.
32296 190th Street
Sleepy Eye, MN 56085
Main Office: 507-794-5779
Fax Number: 507-794-5572

Nebraska

PO BOX 306
168 North Main Street
Leigh, NE 68643
Main Office: 402-487-2517
Fax Number: 402-487-2212

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