ABBOTT LABORATORIES Processing Operator - Altavista, VA Plant (3rd Shift) Salary in the United States

How much does a Processing Operator - Altavista, VA Plant (3rd Shift) make at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES in the United States? The average salary for Processing Operator - Altavista, VA Plant (3rd Shift) at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES in the United States is $86,884 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $77,628 and $96,140. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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What does a Processing Operator - Altavista, VA Plant (3rd Shift) do at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES?

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Nourish the world and your career as part of the Nutrition team at Abbott.

Our Nutrition business develops science-based nutrition products for people of all ages, from helping babies and children grow, to keeping adult bodies strong and active. Millions of people around the world count on our leading brands – including Similac®, PediaSure®, Pedialyte®, Ensure®, Glucerna® and ZonePerfect® – to help get the nutrients they need to live their healthiest life.

Our location in Altavista VA currently has an opportunity for a Processing Operator. This site is Abbott’s largest Nutrition manufacturing plant in the world. But working here, you’ll feel part of a family – a family of 650 that works together to help nourish the world.


  • Safe manufacturing of our industry-leading adult, pediatric and medical nutritional products
  • Weighing, handling and dispensing of ingredients
  • Receiving and unloading bulk ingredients and chemicals
  • Operating computer-controlled processing equipment
  • Completing workorder documentation
  • Performing quality checks
  • Cleaning equipment and production environment
  • Troubleshooting equipment issues

You’ll be accountable for meeting our compliance standards including FDA, OSHA and Abbott policies and procedures.



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds regularly


  • Forklift experience preferred


At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority
  • Production areas that are clean, well-lit and temperature-controlled
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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