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Panel Operator (Feedmill- Night Shift)

Date:  Aug 7, 2022

Salisbury, MD, US, 21804

Req ID:  57821
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.


The pellet operator will operate pellet mills and all associated conveying and cooling equipment, to operate the liquid enzyme systems, and to make sure that the finished feed is put in the proper loadout bins at all times.  Make and produce feed for our chickens that is salmonella free by adding 180+ steam temperature and  exceeds our  goal of 80% pellets. 

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Keep daily records which include a pellet operator’s downtime sheet and daily feed production run sheet.
  • Check and maintain oil/grease for all pellet mills.  
  • Keep pellet room and area around pellet mills clean and organized.
  • Take daily bulk feed inventories.  
  • Collect all required samples per QC guidelines.
  • Other jobs assigned by supervisor or manager.

Minimum Education

High School or equivalent

Experience Requirements

2 years experience.  Reading, writing and math skills required. 

Experience Preferred

Basic computer skills and a mechanical background preferred.

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: Salisbury