Perdue Farms, Inc. Parts Room Clerk 2nd shift in Bridgewater, Virginia
Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. With a goal of becoming the most trusted name in premium proteins, we create products for consumers and for retail and foodservice customers around the globe, while changing the way animals are raised for food.
This position is responsible for maintaining the parts in the parts cage and can expect to work closely with management, develop and improve existing procedures and policies, prevent losses, and occasionally do some heavy lifting. Their other responsibilities include maintaining storage facilities, ensuring the accuracy of inventory records, compiling balance, price and cost reports, and doing weekly counts of all products. Successful clerks should have excellent interpersonal communication skills, a firm grasp of basic computer programs, and an ability to work both independently and in a team.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
This position is responsible for performing a variety of duties in the Maintenance Department to support the efficient operation of the facility. Position usually works five to six days a week; overtime may be required based on production needs.
Conduct/Keep accurate inventory levels
Receive incoming shipments from vendors
Stock incoming parts and equipment on shelves and material racks
Inspect, issue, collect and maintain parts, materials and tools
Coordinate distribution of special ordered parts
Identify duplicate and/or obsolete parts
Maintain good documentation of parts or equipment leaving the plant
Enter/Track Work Orders
Keep storage area clean and assist with other house keeping duties
Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisor
High school or equivalent.
Strong communication, math, organizational, and analytical skills
Strong understanding of standard software applications such as Microsoft Office.
Valid state driver's license
Able to be certified to use a pallet jack and forklift
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
Work environment includes, but is not limited to, a normal office environment and construction site as well as climate extremes found in a poultry processing operation and a wastewater treatment facility. This position requires an associate to have the ability to move throughout the complex and all facilities. This position requires an associate to be able to be exposed to all chemical found in a poultry processing operation and a wastewater treatment facility. This associate must wear and/or use protective safety equipment required for the job and for various locations. This associate must be able to travel to remote facilities and/or offices for meetings.
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.