Hides Take Up

Hourly Production Souderton, Pennsylvania


Position at Mopac

About JBS

JBS began in 1953 as a small, family-owned company in Brazil. We have continued to steadily grow and are now the largest animal protein processor in the world. Though our business has grown, our family values remain our foundation. We seek to hire dedicated individuals who are committed to learning and share our desire to be the best. At JBS, our team members are our most important asset and feeding the world is our greatest goal. The Souderton operation is a two-shift, beef-processing facility located in eastern Pennsylvania. JBS employs a total of 1,500 team members.

Souderton has the capacity to process more than 520,000 cattle per year and currently exports to 20 different countries around the world!


Investing in our people is a large part of the reason why success at JBS is so achievable. Working in operations gives you the opportunity to contribute to the very core of our business: producing the highest quality products for families around the globe.  At the JBS operations facilities, we offer career growth opportunities for people with all kinds of interests and backgrounds who are interested in working in a fast-paced, hands-on environment. Additionally, opportunities abound for those who enjoy working within the production environment and are excited about both leading a team and ensuring we are producing a top quality, safe product for families across the globe.


JBS® values the people who make our company a success. We want to be sure our team members know just how much we appreciate their dedication by ensuring they love working with us. As part of our total compensation package, JBS® and offers comprehensive employee benefits designed to meet the healthcare and financial goals of our team members and their families today, tomorrow and in the future.


JBS Souderton Mopac Division

8 hour shift with possible overtime 

Primary responsibilities:

Sequence of Basic Job Steps

  • Employee will remove the hide from hook
  • Employee inspects the hide
  • Employee will grade the hide
  • Employee, with the help of another employee will pull and slide hide onto folding table
  • Hides will be folded and placed on pallets by grade

Recommended Action or Procedure (Safety)

  • Floors should be cleaned on a frequent basis to avoid slipping when stacking
  • Employee will need to wear all Standard PPE that is required
  • Employee needs to be cautious while working around forklifts