Perdue Farms, Inc. Grain Operator in Bainbridge, Pennsylvania
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.
The Grain Operator will be responsible for operating equipment and maintaining facilities involved in the handling, storage and drying of grain and other products.
This is a day shift position. The standard working days and hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00pm to 3:30pm with occasional weekend work.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Operate grain probe (hand or automated) and grade grain for all factors
Operate grain handling equipment to safely and efficiently receive, ship, transfer and dry grain and other products
Safely operate powered industrial mobile equipment
Perform inspections and maintenance as required
Conduct quality and food safety checks, as established by company policies and procedures
Perform housekeeping of all facility areas
Perform routine preventative maintenance on equipment within the facility
Perform all work within the safety and environmental guidelines established by local, state and federal agencies and Company policies
High School or equivalent
0 -2 years experience. Reading, writing, math dn analytical skills. Basic understanding of standard computer applications.
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
Walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting, working with arms above shoulder level. Able to move freely throughout the AgriBusiness facilities to include climbing vertical heights (0 - 150'), carrying tools and equipment (0 – 50 pounds), Exposure to temperatures (0 - 100 Degrees Fahrenheit), humidity, (0 - 100%), noise (50db to 100db), grain dust, and chemicals (MSDS sheets available). Must be able to wear protective equipment as required. May be required to travel to other remote AgriBusiness facilities.
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.