Perdue Farms | Cofield, NC

***Criminal Background Friendly Employer***

Applying to this job will open a new window on the employer's web site to apply there.

Posted Date 3/12/2019

Perdue AgriBusiness has an immediate opening for a Grain Operator for our 242 Perdue Rd, Cofield, NC Facility. This position is responsible for the preventative maintenance of equipment/machinery and the timely receiving and storage of grains.

The schedule of this position is Monday to Friday from 7AM to 4PM and weekend/extended hours as needed.

Perdue offers a competitive pay and benefit package for full-time


  • Monitor and adjust Conveyors, Elevators, Drives, Etc.
  • Resolve minor breakdowns (change belts, chains, shaft bolts, etc.)
  • Perform Routine lubrication
  • Basic Electricity (replace fuses, reset starters, etc.)
  • Basic Cutting and Welding
  • Through understanding of PM for Belts, Drags, Screws, Legs and Other equipment
  • Perform and lead PM and basic maintenance tasks
  • Receiving grain shipments
  • Testing and probing of grain shipments
  • Shipping, and storing of grain
  • Other grain drying or receiving job duties as required or directed by Supervisor

Required Education

  • HS Diploma or GED, further education is preferred

Required Qualifications

  • Good communication, math and analytical skills.
  • Some grain, soybean plant, or handling experience would be a plus.
  • Must work weekends, and be able to work flexible hours.
  • Must work outside in prevailing weather conditions.
  • Any dry bulk commodity experience would be a plus.


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

Share this job