Perdue Farms, Inc. GRAIN OPERATOR in Cofield, North Carolina


Description/Job Summary

Perdue AgriBusiness has an immediate opening for a Grain Operator for our 242 Perdue Rd, Cofield, NC Facility. This position is responsible for the preventative maintenance of equipment/machinery and the timely receiving and storage of grains.

The schedule of this position is Monday to Friday from 7AM to 4PM and weekend/extended hours as needed.

Perdue offers a competitive pay and benefit package for full-time positions.


  • Monitor and adjust Conveyors, Elevators, Drives, Etc.

  • Resolve minor breakdowns (change belts, chains, shaft bolts, etc.)

  • Perform Routine lubrication

  • Basic Electricity (replace fuses, reset starters, etc.)

  • Basic Cutting and Welding

  • Through understanding of PM for Belts, Drags, Screws, Legs and Other equipment

  • Perform and lead PM and basic maintenance tasks

  • Receiving grain shipments

  • Testing and probing of grain shipments

  • Shipping, and storing of grain

  • Other grain drying or receiving job duties as required or directed by Supervisor

Required Education

  • HS Diploma or GED, further education is preferred

Required Qualifications

  • Good communication, math and analytical skills.

  • Some grain, soybean plant, or handling experience would be a plus.

  • Must work weekends, and be able to work flexible hours.

  • Must work outside in prevailing weather conditions.

  • Any dry bulk commodity experience would be a plus.


Perdue family of companies is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

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.