Rack Washer - Hatchery General Labor

Perdue Farms | Hurlock, MD

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Posted Date 4/16/2019
Description

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

Summary

The purpose of the Rack Washer general labor position is to clean setter and farm racks using a pressure washer. Clean work area each day and follow proper poultry welfare guidelines.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Responsible for power washing setter racks and farm racks that are received from the transfer crew.
  2. Adhere to individual facility embrex vaccinating schedules.
  3. Maintain the required sanitation scores in accordance with facility S.O.P.. This is to include but not limited to Setter and Hatcher hallway sanitation, floors and drains.
  4. Fill in when needed on the transfer crew.
  5. Must be able to use broom, shovel, mop and scrub brushes to remove chick down, and work with chemicals to effectively wash and disinfect hatchers through hand scrubbing and high pressure washer.
  6. Must follow poultry welfare guidelines.
  7. Any other duties assigned by management.

Minimum Education

  • High school or equivalent

Experience Requirements

  • Worked a minimum of 6 months of consecutive work history with one employer within the past 3 years.

Experience Preferred

  • Reading and writing skills preferred.

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Exposed to temperatures ranging from 60 to 105 degrees Fahrenheit and humidities up to 100%. Exposed to chemicals, drups and vaccines to be covered in MSDS training and hazardous communications. Use personal protective equipment as required. Ability to lift 4 lbs. to a height of 6 feet, to push 75 lbs. a distance of 75 feet and lift 20 - 25 lbs. to a height of 3 feet. Must be able to work in a wet, damp, dusty (chick down) environment.

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

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