Perdue Farms, Inc. Feed Mill Manager in Burlington, Washington
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.
Manages the feed production (may include the litter operation) and delivery operations. Services our customers on time and ensures them of a quality production.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Oversees the feed production from receiving through field placement service. Ensures that the feed produced meets nutritional guidelines and that feed is inventoried and delivered as scheduled.Oversees the maintenance and housekeeping of the feedmill with a preventative maintenance program. Develops operating schedules, work and downtime schedule and conducts parts inventory.May negotiate litter contracts.Compiles and analyzes production reports. Interprets and communicates statistical findings to management team members. Establishes goals and project plans; provides budget administration.Complies and follows company requirements regarding bio-security, food safety and poultry welfare programs and policies at all times.Communicates daily with customers and inter-company personnel.Maintains a safe working environment.
High School or equivalent. Bachelors degree in Agriculture or related field preferred.
3 - 5 years experience. Strong reading, math, writing, communication (oral and written), and analytical skills with a statistical background.
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
Must be physically able to work in all locations including hatcheries, feed mills, chicken houses and processing plants. Exposed to seasonal weather conditions as well as significant amount of airborne dust, feathers. When in a plant environment: Exposure primarily consists of wet and moist floors which include metal and plastic grating surfaces. May be exposed to temperatures of 28 degrees to 100 degrees Fahrenheit with both ambient and 100% humidity. May handle product 25 degrees to 50 degrees Fahrenheit. May be exposed to noise ranges of 50 db to 110 db. May be exposed to all chemicals used in poultry, food, processing facility. Must wear and use protective and safety equipment required for the job as directed by the Company. Exposure to chicken manure and associated odors, including ammonia, especially in the production houses. Required to perform moderate physical exertion to include pushing pulling and lifting up to 75 lbs. Must be able to climb to a height of 30' as well as significant amount of bending, lifting and stooping.
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.