Perdue Farms, Inc. GENERAL LABORER in Rockingham, North Carolina

Requisition Number: 175604

Job Title: GENERAL LABORER

City: Rockingham

State: NC

GENERAL LABORER

Description/Job Summary

The General Laborer job works on our production line processing our chicken products. This job may require working with live chicken, raw chicken or cooked chicken. Typical position assignments include, but are not limited to live hang, evisceration,

debone, cut-up, marination and packing product for shipment.

Perdue offers competitive pay, medical, dental, prescription drugs and vision; life and disability insurance; 401(K) with a company paid match; convenient access to primary health care through our on-site Wellness Centers; and paid vacation and holiday time.

This requisition will be used to recruit for both regular and temporary positions.

The responsibilities/duties listed below may not be a complete list of all the essential functions of the position.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Demonstrate excellent attendance and punctuality,

  • Work at various stations along the production line processing chicken food products,

  • Adhere to all safety requirements including PPE; preventing and reporting unsafe acts and conditions, follow Lockout-Tagout procedures and Process Safety Management related matters and

  • Follow instructions given by your supervisor.

Required Qualifications

  • Be at least 18 years of age,

  • Be legally authorized to work in the United States,

  • Possess a strong work history that includes having worked for one employer for at least 12 months in the past threeyears,

  • Be willing and able to stand for several hours,

  • Be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds,

  • Be willing and able to work in environments that include both wet and extreme cold and hot conditions and

  • Be willing and able to work around dust, feathers, animals, and various cleaning chemicals.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Possess an excellent work history that includes having worked for one employer for more than 12 months in the pastthree years.

  • Have verifiable previous manufacturing or production experience, especially food production experience.

Details

Perdue family of companies is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Perdue offers competitive pay, medical, dental, prescription drugs and vision; life and disability insurance; 401(K) with a company paid match; convenient access to primary health care through our on-site Wellness Centers; and paid vacation and holiday time.

The environmental factors and/or physical requirements of this position include the following:

  • Exposure to 40 to 90 degree temperatures, with ambient humidity,

  • Noise exposure 95.2 dBA,

  • Chlorinated water <200 PPM. and

  • Physical Requirements: Standing, Reaching, Occasional bending, Stooping, and Lifting up to 50 lbs.

Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.