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Hog Loader - Drivers License required

  • Smithfield Foods
  • Tarboro, NC 27886, USA
  • Oct 17, 2020

Job Description

Drivers License required


Night Shift Sunday – Thursday


Weekends and Holidays as needed 



Summary:  Works with other loaders to sort out and drive finishing animals from pens to truck, with special concern for animal welfare and proper handling.


Supervisory Authority:

  • None


    Essential Job Responsibilities: 

  • Sorts and loads animals in a productive, SAFE and efficient manner.
  • Uses herding board to move animals from pen to aisle.
  • Counts animals onto truck.
  • Insures proper handling of animals in compliance with Smithfield HPD Loading Department SOP’s, AWMS, and PQA Plus programs.
  • Maintains bio-security from farm-to-farm.
  • Maintains cleanliness of crew vehicles and equipment.
  • Respects growers’ property and equipment.
  • Maintains good grower and driver relations.
  • Presents good company image.
  • Responsible for understanding and complying with company EMS policies and procedures in the performance of their job duties.
  • Responsible for being in compliance with all environmental laws and procedures to which Smithfieldsubscribes.

  • Report all environmental issues immediately to their supervisor.

  • Read and understand the company’s emergency notification process and will be responsible for reviewing that policy at their work site.

  • Follow the safety requirements of the Injury Prevention System (IPS).

  • Learn, understand, and implement all policies and procedures that relate to Bio-security.

  • Complies with Smithfield PPE policies.

  • Assist in training other loading employees as required.

  • Performs duties as defined by manager.