Career Opportunities in the U.S.

Across the U.S., Darling Ingredients looks for enthusiastic, reliable and skilled individuals for a variety of positions. Darling offers an opportunity for stability and growth while providing a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees.  Our positions range from plant laborers and drivers to top management professionals in Engineering, Accounting, IT, Environmental, Sales, Safety, Lab, Quality Assurance and many other departments. Darling began as a family business in 1882, continuing to grow across the globe with over 10,000 employees.  We are headquartered in Irving, Texas with regional offices in Cold Spring, Kentucky and Des Moines, Iowa, and have production facilities across the U.S.

We invite you to complete a short online questionnaire if you are interested in joining a successful organization where employees are valued and appreciated.

We are always looking for qualified drivers possessing a valid CDL license.  Our drivers work local routes and are home every night!

DRIVERS - click here

ALL OTHERS - click here

If you would like to submit a resume or send us an email inquiry, please be sure to include the following information so we may better respond:

  • what type of work are you interested in?
  • identify the location(s) where you would like to work (our Locations list is available below the map)
  • provide your full name and contact information (phone, complete address, email)
  • If you also completed the General Inquiry or Driver screening questionnaire, please note that in your email

We endeavor to make career opportunities accessible to all applicants. If you feel you require an accommodation to complete the inquiry process, please contact our Human Resources department.

For USA opportunities:  



Click below to submit a short online inquiry.

CDL Drivers

All Others

Equal Employment Opportunity

Darling Ingredients is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, evaluate qualified applicants, hire, train, promote and base all other employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

"The EEO is the Law" poster is available here in English and Spanish.

OFCCP "Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision" poster.


Darling Ingredients participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program (U.S. only).

What is eVerify?  Read the English or Spanish version.

Right to Work.   Read the English or Spanish version.