About FoodChain ID

Why work for FoodChain ID?

Because you want to be at the vanguard of one of the most exciting, important industries in the world today – food safety and food quality certification. Your contribution will help ensure the quality of the food supply and provide greater choice for consumers. You’ll work with a talented, international team and build upon your knowledge and experience while contributing to the greater health of people and the planet.

FoodChain ID companies provide integrated food safety and food quality solutions that address the challenges and opportunities in the rapidly evolving food industry. Serving more than 15,000 clients in over 100 countries with a market-leading portfolio of testing, inspection, certification and consulting services, the FoodChain ID helps companies navigate an increasingly regulated global food economy demanding higher levels of transparency, accountability, safety and sustainability.

FoodChain ID assures the safety, quality, integrity, and sustainability of the global food chain.

The core of FoodChain ID is its staff, a highly skilled, closely-knit team working at our Fairfield, Iowa headquarters along with a worldwide distributed staff. We care passionately about food, health, wellness, and resource sustainability, and endeavor to cultivate and support a safer, more transparent food system.

From “farm to fork,” we track and certify products ranging from raw material to processed items. Your contribution will be essential to the future of safe consumables.

As an equal opportunity employer, FoodChain ID prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Full-time employees receive a generous benefits package.

US-based employee benefits include:

  • Medical Insurance – comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage options available for staff and their families
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • 401K plan, including company match after 1 year of employment
  • Paid time-off (PTO), including holidays
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave

UK-based employee benefits include:

  • Competitive workplace pension
  • 25 days holiday plus the bank holidays
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Paid holidays

Learn more about our US-based employee benefits, please contact our Human Resources department, HRteam@foodchainid.com.

Learn more about our UK-based employee benefits, please contact jobs@foodchainid.com.

Our Locations

Employees at FoodChain ID headquarters in Fairfield, Iowa experience one of America’s most welcoming, unique, and friendly small towns.

Fairfield has won honors as one of “The 20 Best Small Towns to Visit” (Smithsonian Magazine) and “11 Coolest Small Cities to Road Trip To” (Buzzfeed).

Fairfield was named one of “Iowa’s Great Places” and Iowa’s “Entrepreneurial Community of the Year”, and was inaugural winner of the Grass Roots Entrepreneurship Award from the National Center for Small Communities in Washington, DC.

Learn more about Fairfield at http://www.travelfairfield.com/

Why this Iowa town is thriving

A former borough town, Sutton Coldfield is the largest place to shop and relax within Birmingham outside of the city centre.

FoodChain ID in the UK is located just a two minute drive away from the centre, and even closer to Sutton Park (one of the largest urban parks in the UK) and the green belt areas surrounding the town centre – giving you plenty space to breathe.

Learn more about Sutton Coldfield here.