Production Associate

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • Albemarle, NC, USA
  • 11/23/2021
Full time General Labor Manufacturing Warehouse

Job Description

Earn more while getting paid to learn new skills with a stable manufacturer.

We are looking for  Production Associates  to join our  Wadesboro, NC team. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that our product is handled properly through critical tasks such as loading, unloading, weighing, bagging, packing, unpacking, and labeling of pallets.

Here at Valley Proteins, you are more than just an employee or a number, you are a valued team member joining a growing company that is family owned and family oriented.

We have positions available on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay – $700-$800/week
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards your healthcare savings account
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Training and growth – You will receive training for your and taught how to operate other machines and perform work in a variety of areas around the facility.
  • Advancement Opportunities– Our Company is always looking for key players motivated to move up to higher level roles.

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • Ability to read and write.
  • Good communication skills, able to take direction and work well with others.
  • Ability to focus for long periods of time without being distracted.
  • Ability to climb stairs and silos frequently
  • Ability to stand for entire shift and work overhead

Essential Functions

  • General plant labor.
  • Housekeeping, hosing down floors, moping, sweeping, emptying trash, picking up trash, etc
  • Shovel and clean up spills in the plant.
  • Keep barrels emptied of trash and product.
  • Clean equipment from top to bottom.
  • Help unstop screw conveyors.
  • Cut plastic and product off of screw.
  • Keep floor drains cleaned out and covers on drains.
  • Paint as directed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.