Perdue Premium Meat Company Production Labor in Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
Job Title: General LaborPerdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into its 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.SummaryThis production position works in a production area processing pork products. Requires working with raw porkproducts. Typical assignments may include debone, cut up, stack off,overwrap and/or sanitation. Usually works five to six days a week; overtime may be required based on production needs.Principal and Essential Duties ResponsibilitiesWorks at various stations along the production line processingpork products.Adheres to all safety requirements including PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), preventing and reporting unsafe acts and conditions, Lockout-Tagout procedures and Process Safety Management related matters.Maintains clean and safe working environment.Participates in Company and department safety programs.Minimum EducationHigh School or equivalent not required but beneficial.Experience RequirementsHas worked a minimum of 6 months of consecutive work history with one employer within the past 3 years, preferred butnot required.Experience PreferredExperience inpork processing/manufacturing environment preferred.Environmental Factors and Physical RequirementsWhen 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 50 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 dust and all chemicals used in food, processing facility.Must wear and use protective and safety equipment required for the job as directed by the Company.Occasional exposure to carbon dioxide vapors 10ppm and chlorine less than 20 ppm.Able to stand for several hours.Work may include lifting (up to 50 lbs), reaching, bending, pushing boxes on conveyor assembly.