How old do you have to be to work in Publix manufacturing?
Publix manufacturing only accepts applications from job seekers who are at least 18 years old. Federal and state laws regulate the employment of minors, specifically the hours that individuals under the age of 18 may work, occupations in which they may be employed, and hazardous equipment and/or materials from which they are restricted.
Does Publix hire many external candidates for hourly positions in manufacturing?
Absolutely. The most common positions filled from outside are environmental cleaners, production workers, and lab technicians.
What are some of the expectations you have for people who are invited to join your company?
Publix is a leader in the supermarket industry because our associates have high standards. They are individuals who can meet our lofty expectations. In fact, they are people who only want to work with others who also have high standards. To maintain our leadership position and positive company morale, we strive to hire people who are:
- passionate about delivering premier customer service
- driven to make things better—for Publix and for the communities we serve
- energized by teamwork and
- honest, dependable, respectful of others, and of Publix property.