Warehouse Operator

Perdue Farms | Sparrows Point, MD

***Criminal Background Friendly Employer***

Posted Date 11/09/2021
Description

Perdue AgriBusiness is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. An international agricultural products and services company, we handle agricultural commodities and have a diverse portfolio of products and businesses.

Summary

Perdue AgriBusiness has an opportunity for a Warehouse Operator at the Sparrows Point, MD facility.

This position is responsible for performing a variety of duties supporting grain operations.

Perdue AgriBusiness offers competitive wages and benefit packages to full-time, regular positions.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operates equipment and maintains facilities involved in the handling, storage and drying of grain and other products
  • Maintains proper set-up, inspection and calibration of grain testing and weighing equipment per requirements and procedures
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance on equipment within the facility
  • Obtains, prepares, tests and grade grain samples from inbound and outbound shipments
  • Performs all work within the safety and environmental guidelines established by local, state, and federal agencies and company policies

Minimum Education

High School or equivalent preferred

Experience Requirements

  • 0 -2 years of related experience
  • Farming experience and experience operating equipment
  • Reading, writing and analytical skills
  • Basic understanding of standard computer applications

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

  • Able to move freely throughout the agribusiness facilities including climbing vertical heights (0 -150'), carrying tools and equipment (0-50 lbs.), exposure temperatures (0-100) degrees Fahrenheit, humidity (0-100%), noise (50db to 100db) and chemicals (MSDS sheets available).
  • Must be able to wear protective equipment to include self-contained breathing apparatus.
  • Required to travel to remote agribusiness facilities and customer locations.

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.

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