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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Smithfield Grayson, KY

Company
Smithfield
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-4949
AJE Ref #
576181369
Location
Grayson, KY
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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OVERVIEW:

This job description indicates the nature of production work routinely performed by production employees at the Smithfield plant. This description is meant to help individuals who may be unfamiliar with food processing and what is required to perform this type of work.



Production employees are routinely required to perform a variety of tasks that require manual material handling and the use of hand tools, knives, machinery, and equipment. This work is physically demanding and can require the use of some or all body parts and muscle groups. Good hand-eye coordination and upper extremity motor skills are essential for most job tasks. Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs.


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Esta descripci n de trabajo indica la naturaleza del trabajo de producci n rutinariamente realizado por empleados de producci n en la planta de Smithfield. Esta descripci n es para ayudar a los individuos que no esten familiarizados con procesamiento de alimento y qu es requerido para realizar este tipo del trabajo.



Los empleados de producci n son rutinariamente requeridos a realizar una variedad de tareas que requieren el manejo manual de materias y el uso de herramientas manuales, cuchillos, maquinaria, y equipo. Este trabajo requier de demanda f sica y puede requerir el uso de alguna o de todas partes del cuerpo y grupos de m sculo. Buena coordinaci n manual y destreza motoras de extremidades superiores son essenciales para la mayoria de las tareas de trabajo.




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EEO/AA INFORMATION:

Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Essential Work Postures, Movements, Lifting, and Carrying

* Continuous standing in one location for long periods (up to 2-3 hours before break). Many jobs have fixed workstation locations and are conveyor line paced..

* Walking long distances sometimes on wet, uneven and slippery surfaces.

* Climbing or moving on ladders, steps, stairwells, walkways, and platforms.

* Carrying, lifting, lowering, pushing and pulling of heavy and or awkward objects or loads. Lifting and lowering of objects up to 60 lbs. Pushing or pulling of heavy roller carts, bins, or transport containers.

* Working in cold environment 20-45 deg F, hot environment exceeding 100 deg F and frequent contact with animal fats.

* Wearing, using and maintaining personal protective equipment. Using, cleaning, maintaining, and safe handling of sharp cutting tools.

* Frequent static and /or awkward work postures with neck and spine flexion while grasping, pinching, pulling, lifting, extending, flexing the hands and arms to perform tasks. A variety of arm and hand movements are required in applying force, movement and repetition.

* Using and maintaining a variety of knives, hand tools, powered tools and equipment, electrical devices, controls, and motorized vehicles.

* Being able to understand and follow oral and written instruction from supervisors and designated staff.

* Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs.





Key Responsibilities:

* Competent and trustworthy to comply with federal inspection programs and company safety and health policies.

* Maintain regular and predictable attendance.

* Be available to work scheduled hours, which may include mandatory overtime, depending upon production demands.

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Poturas Essenciales del Trabajo, Movimientos, Alzando, y Cargando



* Posici n continua en una ubicaci n por per odos largos (hasta 2-3 horas antes de interrupci n). Muchos trabajos han fijado las ubicaciones del trabajo y son lineas a paso de bandas o conveyor.

* Caminando distancias largas a veces en superficies mojadas, disparejas, y resvaladizas.

* Subir o moverse en escaleras, escalones, senderos, y en plataformas.

* Llevar, levantar, bajar, empujar y halar objetos o cargas pesadas y/o dif ciles. Levantar y bajar objetos hasta 60 libras de peso. Empujar o halar carritos pesados de ruedas, cajones, o contenedores de transporte.

* Trabajar en un ambiente fr o 20-45 grados F, o trabajar en ambiente caluroso excediendose 100 grados F y frecuente contacto con grasa de animales.

* Llevando, usando y manteniendo el equipo protector personal. Usar, limpiar, mantener, y el manejo seguro de herramientas cortantes agudas.

* Postura constante y dif cil con flexion de cuello y espina dorsal mientras agarra, pellizca, hala, levantar, extiende, doblar las manos y los brazos para realizar las tareas. Variedad de movimientos de brazo y mano son requeridos al aplicar fuerza, movimiento y repetici n.

* Usar y mantener una variedad de cuchillos, herramientas manuales, herramientas y equipos electricos, controles, y veh culos motorizados.

* Ser capaz de entender y seguir instrucci nes orales y escritas de los supervisores y personal designado.

* Funciones adicionales pueden ser aplicables a trabajos especificos



Responsabilidades Claves :

* Competente y confiable para obedecer con los programas federales de inspecci n y seguridad de la compa a y normas de salud.

* Mantener una asistencia regular y confiable

* Estar disponible para trabajar las horas que le sean programadas, que puedieran incluir horas extras de acuerdo a la demanda de produccion.

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QUALIFICATIONS:

* Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.