Poultry processor Mountaire Farms is accepting applications for 49 jobs, created by its expansion efforts in Millsboro, Del. The jobs are expected to pay an average of $25,000 per year.

Michael W. Tirrell, Mountaire Farms vice president of human resources and business services, told The News Journal that the Mountaire Farms hatchery expansion project in Millsboro was completed in October, and it expects to complete the Mountaire Farms poultry plant expansion, also in Millsboro, in December.