Job Information

JBS USA Live Receiving Nights in Cold Spring, Minnesota

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • The Live Receiving Worker will rotate within the department. Rotation could include but not limited to live hang, loading and unloading drawers, forklift driver and backup to the finishing machine.

  • Back-up the finishing machine to ensure all birds meet Animal Welfare standards

  • Inserts drawers at required rate.

  • Safely and efficiently load and unload drawers of birds off the shuttle trucks

  • Keep work area clean and picked up at all times

  • Reports any equipment damage or potential mechanical problems to the supervisor or lead person immediately

  • Performs other duties as assigned

EXPECTATIONS – all Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.

  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.

  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization


  • Ability to stand and use hands for up to 8 to 10 hours

  • Ability to apply common sense and follow detailed but basic written or oral instructions

  • Ability to effectively communicate with others

  • Ability to work in a changing environment

  • Must be observant and highly responsive

  • Excellent hand/eye coordination

  • Ability to operate a forklift preferred

  • Valid Driver License strongly preferred

  • To perform this job successfully, applicant must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.