LIVE HAUL MANAGER

Operations Management (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Douglas, Georgia


Description

Position at Pilgrim's

Live Haul Manager


GENERAL SUMMARY: 

Responsible for the catching and hauling of birds to various plants on a schedule that allows for a timely and constant flow of birds while ensuring both low shrinkage and low DOA counts.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Interviews and hires live haul drivers.
  • Schedules drivers and coordinates delivery of live chickens to and from plants and farms.
  • Ensures that all equipment is repaired and maintained by shop personnel.
  • Works with internal partners, contract catchers, farm managers, and contract growers to ensure supply demands are met.
  • Coordinates with the Plant Manager to address problems through resolution.
  • Ensures that animal welfare practices are being executed.
  • Stays abreast and ensures compliance of DOT regulations.
  • Understands and implements PPC safety policies.
  • May supervise Superintendents and Supervisors.

 

 

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:


EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.  College degree preferred.


EXPERIENCE:

  • 5-7 years of DIRECTLY RELATED experience required
  • Microsoft computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) required; SAP experience preferred
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred

EOE/Vets/Disability