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Feed Mill Loader

Date:  Apr 6, 2021

Petaluma, CA, US, 94954

Req ID:  35270
Job Function:  Live 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.


Operate equipment used in the manufacture of feed according to Petaluma Poultry feeding programs. Plan and implement all

activities, products and services in a manner designed to reduce the adverse environmental, social and economic impacts and

incorporates commitments to continuous improvement, pollution prevention and efficient use of natural resources and sustainable

practices. Attendance is an essential function of this job.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

1. Load feed trucks according to Dept. of Transportation specifications. Maintain a clean and safe work environment.

2. Assist in coordinating maintenance of equipment.

3. Maintain records of all loading and receiving in a neat and orderly fashion.

4. Assist in coordinating the unloading of inbound ingredients.

Assist in the unloading of railcars.

5. Sampling of all loads within WBF specifications.

6. Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor

Minimum Education

High School or equivalent preferred but not required.

Experience Requirements

· Commitment to excellence and high standards.

· Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.

· Ability to manage priorities and workflow

· Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm

· Acute attention to detail.

· Ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.

· Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.

· Maintain a current California State issued Driver’s License.

Experience Preferred

Language Skills:

Ability to understand, speaks, and writes fluent English. Spanish a plus but not required.

Reasoning Ability:

Utilize visual acuity to operate equipment, read technical information, and/or use a keyboard.

Position Title: Loader

Accurately complete detailed forms and reports. Calculate figures and amounts.

Physical Demands:

Ability to use hands to feel objects, tool and controls. Ability to lift, push or pull up to 50-pound boxes and materials regularly.

Ability to regularly stand, walk, and climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Must have close and distance vision and ability

to distinguish colors. Must be able to be fitted for, and use a respirator.

Special information:

Must be at least 18 years of age

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Occasional exposure to outside environmental temperature conditions.  Significant amount of time spent in a stationary position making visual observations with occasional bending, stooping or climbing.  Able to lift 100 lbs.  Exposed to ingredient dust and high noise levels.  Must wear required personal protective equipment per Company policy.

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