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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
  • Bonus Opportunities
  • Educational Assistance Program for Team Members
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays and 3 weeks of Vacation Your First Year
  • Fitness Center
  • Product Discounts
  • Scholarship Opportunities for Children of Hormel Team Members – 2 year community college tuition

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 withCity Of Nevada Logo 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.

Burke Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Have questions or want to submit a Job Application?

NOTE: In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Burke Corporation, please contact us through any of the following methods:

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