Perdue Farms | Dillon, SC

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Posted Date 2/10/2019

Perdue Foods LLC located in Dillon, SC is seeking General Laboror Production candidates for full-time potistions. Applicants will be considered for openings on all shifts as needed. In order to be considered, you must have worked at least one (1) year consecutive at one place within the last three (3) years. The General Laoborer job works on our production line processing our chicken products. This job may require working with live chicken or raw chicken. Typical position assignments include, but are not limited to: live hang, debone, cut up, evisceration, breading, marination, stackoff. Must be able to work in an extreme cold and/or wet environment. Temperature range from 30F - 45F. Perdue Dillon maintains a no-rehire policy.

Perdue offers competitive pay with step increases and excellent benefits.

All candidates for employment are subject to work eligibility compliance in the U.S and drug-screening


  • Perform proper trimming techniques
  • Sort wings
  • Operate deboning machinery
  • Sort / pulls tenders
  • Grade product from bin
  • Use correct size boxes for order and grade
  • Pack or layer pack product according to grade
  • Inspect birds
  • Pack birds in boxes
  • Load the injectors with bird’s breast up
  • Label boxes correctly
  • Remove fat as required by customer specifications
  • To hang birds at a specific rate and pack out
  • To scale and weigh out product
  • Hang birds after inspection by one or two legs according to grade of bird
  • Hang birds at a rate of 38 birds per minute
  • Keep birds off of the floor
  • Work on a line and retrieve birds from a conveyor belt
  • Ensure that birds are placed in shackles properly to prevent bruising and/or damaged birds
  • This position requires regular rotation
  • Holding a bird in weight ranging from 3 to 5 lbs. by both feet, hang bird in shackles by feet on a moving line at a reach of approximately 32 inches at a rate of 28 bpm.

Preferred Education

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Required Qualifications

You must be 18 years of age or older
Must maintain 3 or less occurrances
Legally authorized to work in the United States
Strong Work History, worked for at least one (1) employer for one (1) full year within the last 3 years
Willing and able to stand for several hours
Lifting up to 50 lbs
Willing and able to work in wet and extreme cold and hot conditions
Willing and able to work around dust, feathers, animals and various cleaning chemicals


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

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