Perdue Farms | Chesapeake, VA

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Posted Date 2/17/2019

Perdue AgriBusiness, LLC has an immediate opening for an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic for our Grain facility in Chesapeake, Virginia.

We are seeking a candidate with heavy equipment experience. This position will be responsible for repairing loaders, excavators, forklifts, skid steers, etc.


  • Performing routine mechanical and equipment repairs on but not limited to: loaders, excavators, forklifts, skid steers, belt conveyors, drag conveyors, screw conveyors, pneumatic conveyors, dust collection systems and bucket elevators
  • Troubleshooting equipment function issues
  • Cutting and welding to perform preventative and corrective machine repairs
  • Working at heights; steel fabrication, use of hand tools

Required Education

  • High School Diploma or GED (required)
  • Advanced technical or equipment maintenance training (preferred)

Required Qualifications

  • 2-5 years of related industrial work experience
  • Strong reading, analytical, math and communication skills
  • Valid state driver’s license


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

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