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JBS USA LIVE HAUL MANAGER in Sanford, North Carolina

Live Haul Manager

At Pilgrim’s, Safety Is A Condition , which means the safety of our team members comes first - always.

We have implemented safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are working to ensure social distancing within our facility. We have installed physical barriers throughout our facility such as plexi -glass or plastic barriers between team member work stations. Each day, temperature screens are performed for each employee and visitor before entering the facility. Face coverings are provided and required over the mouth and nose at all times when inside the facility, and enhanced cleaning and sanitation is regularly performed.


Responsible for the catching and hauling of birds to various plants on a schedule that allows for a timely and constant flow of birds while ensuring both low shrinkage and low DOA counts.


  • Interviews and hires live haul drivers.

  • Schedules drivers and coordinates delivery of live chickens to and from plants and farms.

  • Ensures that all equipment is repaired and maintained by shop personnel.

  • Works with internal partners, contract catchers, farm managers, and contract growers to ensure supply demands are met.

  • Coordinates with the Plant Manager to address problems through resolution.

  • Ensures that animal welfare practices are being executed.

  • Stays abreast and ensures compliance of DOT regulations.

  • Understands and implements PPC safety policies.

  • May supervise Superintendents and Supervisors.

    EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required. College degree preferred.


  • 5-7 years of DIRECTLY RELATED experience required

  • Microsoft computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) required; SAP experience preferred

  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred