Perdue Farms, Inc. Day Shift Fresh Cuts Machine Operator in Georgetown, Delaware

Day Shift Fresh Cuts Machine Operator

Description/Job Summary

2 Machine Operators for Fresh Cuts Night Shift

Internal Candidates Only

Fresh Cuts is in need of a Machine Operator for the DSI machine and a Machine Operator for the Pro Seal Machine.


  1. Make sure to follow Perdue safety policies and procedures.

  2. Must be able to work constantly for durations of 4 hours up to a normal work day of 8 to 14 hours.

  3. Work in temperatures consistently between 40 and 50 degrees Fahrenheit with ambient humidity, noise levels between 71.4 and 93.9 DB and light intensity of 100-foot candles.

  4. Be able to work with nominal exposure to the chemicals.

  5. Be able to lift weight ranging from 1 to 80 pounds using proper lifting procedures and carry that weight a distance of 50 feet.

  6. Be able to work in various positions, angles and twisted degrees for short periods of time.

  7. Be able to grasp and handle hand tools, equipment handles product trays / cases and parts.

  8. Will inspect the machine at shift start to ensure it is clean…N/S operator will Clean at the end of each shift.

Required Skills

Must be able to read and write in English.Good knowledge of mechanical equipment and inventory parts. Basic computer and keyboard skills.

Required Qualifications

Qualifying Candidates must be in their current position for a minimum of 6 months, no more than 2 occurrences, no active write ups.


Must be able to working temperature ranging form 50-90 Fahrenheit. Occasional exposure to seasonal weather condition: bending twisting, climbing. Ability to travel through supply room area: must wear proper personal proper personal protective equipment.

Must be able to climb 4’ platform ladder a minimum 10 times a day.

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.