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.
Assists the Live Haul Manager in the overall opeation of the department.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Supervises crew leaders.
Supervises truck drivers.
Performs duties as a Dispatcher.
Supervises other Live Haul associates.
Adheres to all safety requirements including PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), preventing and reporting unsafe acts and conditions.
Follows Lockout-Tagout procedures and PSM (Process Safety Management related matters.
High school or equivalent
0 -3 years experience. Strong reading, writing, analytical and math skills.
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
The longest time in a single interval is <1 hour. Repetitions per minute will vary. The temperature exposure is from <32 degrees to > 75 degrees. The dampness exposure is ambient. Walking/standing surface vary. Chemical exposure is ammonia vapors of < and > 5ppm. The noise exposure is <80DB. Light intensity varies. The tools and equipment that are required are personal protection equipment/devices such as hearing protection, vision protection, hardhat, and hairnet. The longest interval of time walking is < 1 hour, the repetitions per minute vary. The maximum distance is > 100 ft., and the walking surface varies. The longest interval of time standing is <1 hour, and the mobility is variable. The longest interval of time sitting is 1-2 hours, and the position is variable up/down. There is occasional bending with repetitions of 1-3 per minute. The maximum - angle forward is <45 degrees, and the maximum angle backwards is <2 degrees. There is occasional intervals of twisting, 1-3 repetitions per minute, and the maximum angle from forward is <30 degrees. Lifting intervals vary; the repetitions per minute are 1-3. The maximum weight lifted is 20 - 40lbs., lift repetitions is 1-3 per minute, the starting and finish positions of height of lift goes from floor level to >7 ft. Extenuation of reach during lift is 0-6”. Reaching is occasional with 1-3 repetitions per minute, and the forward distance is 0-6”. There is occasional grasping, 1-3 repetitions per minute using both hands. The objects that are being grasped are hand tools.
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.