Day Shift Hurlock Feed Mill Mechanic B

Perdue Farms | Hurlock, MD

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Posted Date 3/18/2020

Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. With a goal of becoming the most trusted name in premium proteins, we create products for consumers and for retail and foodservice customers around the globe, while changing the way animals are raised for food.


Perform all assigned maintenance duties within class to include equipment repairs, PM’s, and emergency response on equipment.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

#1 Responsible to move throughoout the facility, reach vertical heights up to 150’ to perform repairs, PM’s, and monitotr equipment in both Open and confined spaces.

#2 Use of vehicle to transfer selves, tools and equipment to perform and met the mechanical knowledge, skills and abilities of a “A” Mechanic per attached sheet.

#3 Performs preventive maintenance as assigned which includes but is not limited to fabrication, rebuilding of machinery, gearboxes, pumps, etc.Some housekeeping may also be required in some areas of the mill.

#4 Respond to emergency breakdowns during both on and off duty hours to ensure operations continue on a 24 hours a day basis.

#5 Generates and submits paperwork relative to work locations such a work ordes, time cards, job cards, and any related to meetings, safety, etc.

#6 Perform all equipment repairs and daily work within OSHA regulations, lockout/tag-out, and Perdue safety book guidelines.

Minimum Education

High School or equivalent

Experience Requirements

A minimum of 3 years of related work experiance. Reading, writing and analytical skills are required. Must have all personal tools at all times and be able to use and operate hand tools and industrial shop equipment.

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Exposed to existing whether conditions while outside work is performed. Exposed to air born dust.. Must have the ability to move through the facility and carry required equipment, tools which could weigh as much as 100 lbs. Must wear required safety equipment including self-containing breathing apparatus as required.

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.

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