Production Workers - 1st Shift

Plainville Farms
New Oxford, PA
United States
Job Description

Our Story

We’ve been passionate about raising uncommonly great-tasting turkey for generations. With roots dating back almost two hundred years, our family farmers are committed to our highest standards for animal welfare. We raise quality poultry that you’ll feel great feeding your family.

Basic Purpose

 Lift, rehang, weigh, pack and label whole turkeys on a production line to meet customer order specifications.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  1. Communicate effectively with coworkers and supervisors.

  2. Prepare and package product as it moves along the production line.

  3. Comply with safety and sanitation standards and regulations, contributing to a clean, safe work environment, including proper use of all safety equipment and clothing.

  4. Use of Wizzard knife, scale, labeling equipment, vacuum packaging equipment, and other related equipment.

  5. Perform other related responsibilities, as needed, to support Plainville Farms Brands objectives


  • Ability to work in a production environment.

  • Ability to take direction and work with others as part of a team.

  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs frequently, up to 50 lbs occasionally.

  • Repetitive use of hands and fine motor skills.

  • Flexibility to changing duties, rotations and product requirements.

  • Good communications skills.

Physical Demands 

Standing 90%                    

Walking 10%

Sitting 0%

Near acuity (clarity of vision at 20 inches or less)                            

Speaking-ordinary speech

Hearing-ordinary conversation                                                                   

Work Environment

 Exposure to fluorescent lights

Climate variation – Refrigerated Temperatures