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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

Downtown at night in Mechanicsburg, PA

Our Mechanicsburg factory is one of two we have located in Pennsylvania – just eight miles west of Pennsylvania’s state capital, Harrisburg. 40 percent of the U.S. population is located within 500 miles of Mechanicsburg, including the metropolitan areas of New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C.

This 53-acre factory (468,988 under-roof square feet) was built in 1969 under another owner, the same year our St. Louis, Missouri Headquarters was developed. The factory actually closed in 1991 and re-opened in 1997. Today, this facility produces many varieties of dry pet food.

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quality checks across all of our factories in a typical 24-hour production cycle

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of our pet food products sold in the U.S. are made in our U.S. factories, including Mechanicsburg, PA

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of electricity used in our manufacturing facilities comes from renewable energy

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of factory population has tenure of 10+ years

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Meet Jennifer F.


I support the training and development needs of more than 315 associates in our Mechanicsburg facility. Every day is something different – some days I design trainings with subject matter experts, other days I facilitate training. A day can include having one-on-one development conversations with team members to establish a plan to build specific skills, or I may find myself analyzing training results, trends, and measures to identify needs for closing any gaps.

Brands Produced
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Available Jobs in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Company Job Title Location(s) Job Function Job ID
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Training Manager
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 222850
Nestlé Purina Pet Care IT Technician
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Information Technology 222046
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Maintenance Manager in Training
  • Jefferson, WI
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Fort Dodge, IA
  • Atlanta, GA
Manufacturing & Operations 222091
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Production Supervisor
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 220368
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Production Operator
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 218692
Nestlé Purina Pet Care General Labor
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 218447
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Accounting Coordinator
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 216052
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Warehouse Utility Operator
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 215194
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Controls Technical Specialist I | $2,000 Sign On Bonus Eligible
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 212993
Nestlé Purina Pet Care Warehouse Coordinator
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
Manufacturing & Operations 210482