Ruiz Foods Florence expands operations, bringing over 100 new jobs

Ruiz Foods Florence expands operations, bringing over 100 new jobs
Ruiz Foods Florence expands operations, bringing over 100 new jobs. (Source: Ruiz Foods)

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Ruiz Foods Florence is bringing more jobs to the Pee Dee.

The company plans to hire over 100 new employees as part of its expansion efforts, which were first announced last November, a press release stated.

Applications will be accepted for a number of positions including production supervisors, maintenance technicians, sanitation, machine operators and food production associates, officials said.

Ruiz Foods established a manufacturing facility and distribution warehouse in Florence County in 2014 and began manufacturing product in January 2016, according to the release.

The company produces El Monterey and Tornados brand products – both distributed nationwide.

“Ruiz Foods Florence is extremely excited about our continued growth,” said Pete Mayadag, director of operations. “We are thrilled to be a part of the Florence business community. In 2017 we employed 600+ Team Members. Currently we employ 1060+ Team Members. We are looking to immediately add approximately 100 more Team Members.”

Applicants can email their resume to FlorenceJobs@ruizfoods.com with a job preference in the subject line.

You can also apply in person at 2557 Florence Harllee Boulevard or online here.

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