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Burke employs people in the areas of production, maintenance, sanitation, engineering, quality assurance, research & development, food science and sales & marketing.

Apply online at  Applications are also available at Burke (Nevada, Iowa) or at any Iowa Workforce Development location.

Why Burke?

Burke Corporation is a leader in the production of pizza toppings and other fully cooked meats. Located in Nevada, Iowa, Burke is a focused team of professionals that combines technical expertise, industry knowledge, flexibility and integrity. Our spirit of continuous improvement creates win/win relationships and a shared sense of confidence in quality and safety.


  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Profit-sharing Opportunities    
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Fitness Center
  • Product Discounts

Live and Work in Central Iowa

Central Iowa offers small-town charm and a high-quality lifestyle. Nevada, Iowa, has a population of approximately 7,000 and is the county seat of Story County, with a population of 78,000.

With a diverse economic base of industrial, agricultural, educational and service enterprises, Nevada boasts excellent schools and healthcare, along with a commitment to local business. Nevada is just 38 miles north of Des Moines and a 15-minute drive from Iowa State University.

Burke’s Hometown

We’re proud to be part of the Nevada and Central Iowa business community. From the corporate level to our individual team members, we’re involved in everything from event sponsorships to volunteering. We embrace opportunities to support quality-of-life initiatives and growth in Nevada.


Have questions or want to submit a Job Application?

Contact the Burke Human Resources department:
Burke Corporation
1516 South D Avenue | PO Box 209
Nevada, Iowa 50201

Email |

Phone | 515.382.3575
Fax | 515.382.8545

Located just north of Highway 30 at exit 158; 30 miles west of Marshalltown and 10 miles east of Ames.


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