Perdue Farms, Inc.

Live Haul Driver

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Description/Job Summary

To transport chickens from the poultry farms to the processing plant by means of tractor within the required time constraints.

*Internal Candidates will be interviewed first. 

Responsibilities/Duties

 

#1  Makes a written pre-trip and post-trip inspection on truck and fills out a DOT inspection form at the end of each shift.

 

#2  Drives to and from farms at both day and night with a driving range of 20 minutes to 2 ½ hours without a stop making 1-4 trips per shift to supply plant with birds.

 

#3  Must cover loads with canvas if temperature falls below specified policy and at the plant must cut on cooling shed fans if temperature exceeds specified policy.

 

#4  When arriving at the plant the truck must be filled with fuel before driving across the scales.

 

#5  Unbind cages for loading at the farm and bind cages after loading.

 

Required Qualifications

Must have a valid commercial drivers license, a class A license and meet all requirements of Perdue safety and health manual.

 

Preferred Qualifications

Reading, writing and math skill required with a high school degree or equivalent preferred.

Details

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