Union Grain Laborer

Date:  Apr 1, 2024

Chesapeake, VA, US, 23324

Req ID:  72440
Job Function:  Production

Perdue AgriBusiness is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into its second century of growth and innovation. An international agricultural products and services company, we handle agricultural commodities and have a diverse portfolio of products and businesses.


Perdue AgriBusiness is in search for a Union Grain Laborer in Chesapeake, VA.  The Union Grain Laborer is responsible for providing housekeeping and general labor duties throughout the grain elevator.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform routine housekeeping requirements as directed.
  • Perform other routine labor tasks as directed.
  • Perform all work within the safety guidelines established by local state, and federal agencies as well as company policies.


Minimum Education

  • High School or GED (required)
  • Further education is preferred

Experience Requirements

  • TWIC application is required
  • Outdoor work experience preferred 
  • General industry safety knowledge
  • Must possess basic computer skills and be familiar with operating a process from a computer-based system
  • Multi-tasking a must

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Able to move freely throughout the agribusiness facilities including climbing vertical heights (0 -150'), carrying tools and equipment (0-50 lbs.), exposure temperatures (0-100) degrees Fahrenheit, humidity (0-100%), noise (50db to 100db) and chemicals (MSDS sheets available).  Must be able to wear protective equipment to include self-contained breathing apparatus. 



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.

Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads