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Description/Job Summary

The Soybean Processing Plant in Chesapeake, VA has an immediate opening for a Soy Meal Loadout Operator.   The position reports to the Soy Production Supervisor.


  • Start up, operate and shut down all of the meal loading equipment
  • Maintain logs and records regarding the loading process
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance on meal loading equipment
  • Perform all work within the safety guidelines established by local, state and federal agencies as well as company policies
  • Perform routine housekeeping requirements as directed
  • Perform all other tasks as directed

Required Education

  • HS Diploma or GED (further education preferred)

Required Qualifications

  • Must be able to be trained on endloaders, skidsteer loaders and forklifts
  • Previous experience with heavy equipment a plus
  • General industry safety knowledge is desired
  • Must possess basic computer skills and be familiar with operating processes from a computer-based system
  • Must have good math skills and be a self-starter
  • Knowledge of product flows
  • Climbing and working at heights is required
  • Should have basic understanding of conveyor systems and dust collection
  • Multi-tasking and good customer service skills are a must


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.