Farm Clean Out Associate

Aviagen, Inc. | Loretto, TN, 38469
Posted from 6/28/2021 to 12/31/2021
Pay: 14.00
Compensation Type: Hourly
Position Type: Full-Time
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We have an immediate opening for the position of Farm Clean Out Crew. This Position will be responsible to Clean and maintain assigned area. This Position will perform ground labor and assist equipment operators in the cleaning of poultry houses and equipment.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:
Lift and move 50 pounds
Work with chemicals, such as detergents, disinfectants
Routinely work up to 5 days a week, Monday-Friday, including Holidays
Routine handling and interacting with live poultry
Ability to work unsupervised and self-motivate
Standing for extended periods of time (6 hours)
Grip, grasp or twist using hands and wrists
Lift, carry, push, and/or pull up to 50lbs
Bend and stoop repetitively throughout out shift
Prolonged exposure to dry and dusty environments
Works cooperatively with a team
Strong sense of personal responsibility
Takes accountability for individual performance
Ongoing presence of farm related smells or foul odors
Extreme climate exposure both hot and cold
Working in damp and/or wet climate, PPE provided
Poultry experience preferred but not required
Basic understanding of machinery tears down and setup
Basic Chemical understanding a strong plus
Poultry experience preferred but not required

The following duties will vary according to the needs of the department. Normal duties will include:
Adhere to and maintain sanitation, bio-security and safety practices
Follow defined Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) or Work Instructions (WI) to properly complete tasks.

General Responsibilities:
Prep houses for clean out:
Empty feeders
Remove all debris
Raise and lower, remove or teardown equipment as necessary
Open and close house end doors as needed
Strip all litter
Scrap cement floors
Use designated chemicals to sanitized all floors, walls, slats, machinery as defined by the SOP
Other duties as assigned by supervisor
Ability to work cooperatively with supervisors, coworkers

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.






Life Insurance

Holiday pay

Paid Time Off

Text "JOBS" to 833-AVIAGEN (284-2436)


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3 Busby Road, Loretto, TN, 38469
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