Perdue Farms | Accomac, VA

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Posted Date 12/13/2018

Day Shift- First Processing Maintenance Mechanic

The overall purpose of this position, i.e., what it accomplishes at Perdue and/or why it is:
The purpose of this position is to repair, rebuild, maintain and adjust all equipment in area of responsibility, such as FoodCraft, L.T.S., Linco pickers, Centennial, poultry processing equipment by analyzing, adjusting, calibrating, replacing and rebuilding equipment machinery within established guidelines.


  1. Must wear personal protective equipment as position requires and perform job duties within established Perdue and OSHA safety procedures including lockout / tagout.
  2. Ability to move throughout assigned areas of responsibility to perform calibrations, repairs, diagnostics, adjustments and PM work as needed.
  3. Able to read, interpret and understand manufacturers equipment manuals, PM sheets and safety policies and fill out and complete work sheets and machine check lists.
  4. Must have all required personal tools and have the ability to learn to use / operate hand tools and industrial shop equipment.
  5. To adjust all machines to operate at established performance standards with minimum product damage.

Preferred Experience

2 Years

Required Education

Reading and analytical skills are required.

Preferred Education

High School diploma ro GED preferred


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

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