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Dock Worker

Date:  Sep 14, 2021

Petaluma, CA, US, 94954

Req ID:  46625
Job Function:  Production

Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's 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.


The Company is seeking an organized, deadline oriented, self-starter to work in a fast paced shipping and receiving loading environment. Experience with an electric pallet jack and forklift is required as well as possessing a valid California Class C Drivers License. Individual will be actively involved in the Company Safety Program and the long-term and short-term goals of the department. Some computer knowledge would be considered as a plus. Must be able to lift, push and pull weights from 10 to 100lbs. Attendance is an essential function of this job.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Loading and unloading of poultry products.
  • Lifting of boxes from 10 to 100lbs.
  • Putting together orders from pick sheets.
  • Using forklift and pallet jacks for the loading and unloading of products.
  • Some routing and staging of loads to be shipped.
  • AFS and food scanning system knowledge.
  • Prepare and maintain HACCP documentation daily.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work area at all times.
  • Participate in company and department safety programs.
  • Comply with company Policies and Procedures.

Experience Requirements

To perform this job successfully, applicant must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonabe accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience Preferred

Experienced forklift and electric pallet jack operator. High school education not required but desired. The ability to read and understand product identification and codes in english. Understand basic shipping and receiving concept to apply common sense to carry out instructions either verbally, written or in a diagram and some computer skills.

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

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: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma