HATCHERY GENERAL LABORER - Embrex Lead - Hourly

Hourly Production Sumter, South Carolina


Description

Position at Pilgrim's

HATCHERY GENERAL LABORER-Embrex Lead

 Description/Job Summary

This position is responsible for performing various tasks in the hatchery while following all Company Safety and Animal Welfare Policies. Primary responsibility is overseeing the embrex transfer process of the hatchery.

 Responsibilities/Duties

Oversee the egg transfer process.

Ability to mix vaccine by following the SOP.

Start up and Shut Down of transfer equipment.

Able to manage small crew of 10 or fewer people.

Ability to keep up with vaccine and supplies inventory and let management know when vaccine or supplies need to be ordered.

Maintain cleanliness and organization of egg room, egg rack storage areas, embrex equipment, and hallways.

Document machine status and perform light maintenance as required.

Clean farm and setter racks using pressure washer.

Clean work area each day.

Maintain the required sanitation scores in accordance with facility SOP. This is to include but not limited to Egg room, Setter, Hatcher hallway sanitation, floors and drains.

Able to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis. Able to work in hot, cold environments with occasional extended shifts.

 ALL OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED BY MANAGEMENT.

 Required Skills

Reading, General Math and Writing Skills. Basic computer skills.

Required Qualifications

 At least 18 years of age

Legally authorized to work in the United States

Strong work history by having worked for one employer for at least 6 months in the past three years.

Willing and able to stand for several hours.

Must be able to work in a wet, damp, dusty, (chick down) environment.

 Details

The environmental factors and/or physical requirements of this position include the following:

Exposed to temperatures of 60 degrees to 105 degrees and humidity’s up to 100%.

Work in wet, damp, dusty (chick down) environment. Exposed to chemicals , drugs and vaccines to be covered in M.S.D.S. training and hazardous communications.

Use P.P.E. as required.

Bending and twisting requiring motions of up to 1080 repetitions reaching and lifting a maximum of 40 lbs.

Requires constant standing and walking.

Be able to push or pull up to 500 lbs.


EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled