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Live Haul Dispatcher- 3rd Shift

Date:  Oct 15, 2019

Accomac, VA, US, 23301

Req ID:  2641
Job Function:  Administrative/Clerical

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.


Dispatch tractors/trailors to farms responsible for catching birds.

Third shift dispatcher is expected to maintain control of the live haul process during nightime hours.

Weigh live haul trucks going to the farm empty, and returning to the plant with product.

Adjust schedule as needed to ensure the live haul process, operated effievient as possible.

Communicate effectively with all involved in the Live Haul Process.

Complete all requires paper and electronic documents in a timely mnner with focus on accuracy.

Assist management  with dutied assigned. 

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Determine scheduling and dispatching driver to and from farms. 

Manage Live Haul Operations during night time hours.

Communicates with crews to assist in problems or breakdowns and coordinate with garage for road call repairs.

Completes all required paper and electronic documentation in a timely manner focusing on accuracy.

Assists Livehaul Secretary and Livehaul Manager on duties as assigned.

Minimum Education

High school diploma or GED preferred.

Experience Requirements

Reading, writing, math and analytical skills required.  Must be computer literate with Microsoft Office.


Experience Preferred
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Exposed to both seasonal weather and climate controlled conditions. Operate loading and delivery devices. When 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 100 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 all chemicals used in poultry, food, processing facility. Must wear and use protective and safety equipment required for the job as directed by the Company.




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