Posted on: January 19, 2023
Hatchery - - Laborer (Ft. Payne)
At Pilgrim's, Safety Is A Condition, which means the safety of our
team members comes first - always.
We have implemented Safety measures to prevent the spread of
Covid-19. We are working to ensure social distancing guidelines are
followed within our facility. Each day, temperature screens are
performed for each employee and visitor before entering the
facility. Face coverings are available to all team members and
enhanced cleaning and sanitation is regularly performed.
Competitive Wages starting at $14.28/hour (includes incentive)
Health Benefits on day 60
401(k) with Company Match
Base Salary Range of $29,702.40
It is a job expectation that all new employees are fully vaccinated
against COVID-19. Those who have, at minimum, the first of a
two-dose vaccine in advance of their first date of employment will
be required to receive the second dose within the manufacturers
recommend timeframe and submit proof of their final vaccination
dose once obtained. If you need assistance in obtaining a vaccine,
the Company can help schedule you with one of its healthcare
partners following a conditional job offer, if one is made.
Job Duties/Physical Requirements/Dexterity
Hatchery - Laborer's are required to wash floats, transport hatcher
trays, sanitize separator, sanitize hatcher, set eggs, transfer
eggs, and load chicks onto conveyor. Washing floats (buggy) is
accomplished by removing hatcher trays from the float, over turning
the fl oat to remove debris and rinsing - with high pressure hose.
The separator is sanitized using a foaming system with sodium
hypochlorite and then rinsed with a high pressure hose. Sanitizing
the hatcher requires removing fans from the inside of the hatcher,
sweeping the floor to remove excess debris, then foaming with
sodium hypochlorite and rinsing with a high pressure hose. Setting
requires team members to place eggs into the incubators by lifting
10 pound egg trays and placing them into stacked buggies, the eggs
are placed from floor level to shoulder level. When transferring
eggs, buggies on casters loaded with eggs are pushed to the
vaccination table, each individual tray is placed on the table, and
then placed back onto the buggy which is then rolled to the
hatcher. The team member load s -chicks onto the belt by removing
chick trays from buggy - and -placing tray onto conveyor.
Physical - Requirements: - C ontinuous standing, walking, bending,
Dexterity: - S ome jobs require pinch grip, back extension/flexion,
and/or should extension/flexion.
Hearing protection is required in posted areas, slip resistant
shoes are required in all areas, steel toe shoes are required
during set and transfer, and cotton gloves are optional to be used
as needed by team member.
On the job training:
Working Conditions :
Conditions are wet and humid during sanitation process. The team
members spend approximately 2 hours per shift in the incubators
which are 99 degrees Fahrenheit and are exposed to dusty conditions
when chicks are in production.
The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the
following compensation and benefits:
Benefits: Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days
Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed
401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and
follows the company vesting schedule
Base range salary of $29,702.40
Keywords: Pilgrim's, Cleveland , PRODUCTION HOURLY, Professions , Cleveland, Tennessee
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