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fast and cold
floorman (Former Employee), Guntersville, ALMarch 16, 2014
Pros: benifits
Cons: saftey
Hard days of work.loud and busy.alot of people and expirence.
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cold work environment
Assembly Line Worker (Former Employee), Natchitoches, LAFebruary 3, 2014
Other than the cold work environment this job was ok I liked most my co-workers that I worked side by side with day in and day out to complete our daily task and meet our goals.
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A stepping stone to find something better
Packer (Former Employee), Live Oak, FLJanuary 20, 2014
Pros: get paid weekly
Cons: cold, no support, low pay, bad managment
This is only a job until you find something better. This is not somewhere you would want to make a career out of especially if you are young
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fun to talk with the employees
Order taker (Current Employee), nac texasJanuary 6, 2014
hard nothing it s a good place to work friendly people a nice place to work at it a wonderful place
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Productive, competitive and caring
Supervisor (Current Employee), Boaz, ALDecember 13, 2013
Pros: compatative, consistant and continueous improvenent
Cons: benefits
Quick starting with constant change overs I have learned to adapt to change when needed . Management allows you to run departments with an open mind. My co-workers and I respect an understands each other position always offering assistant most of them. The hardest part is working with someone who don't like change. Productivity at the end of the shift – more... is good without injuries. – less
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IT WAS A CHICKEN COMPANY PACKING AND SHIPPING RAW MEAT
WORKED AS A QA AND WAS ALSO A PACKER/DIBONER (Former Employee), MT PLEASANT, TXOctober 10, 2013
I LEARNED A LOT ABOUT THE JOB THE WHOLE PROCESS OF DIBONEING AND PACKING RAW MEAT ALL PARTS LEG, THIGH, WING, CHICKEN STRIPS, LEG QUARTERS ETC..
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packer (Former Employee), Jacksonville, FLSeptember 23, 2013
Pros: anything over 40hrs was time and half.
Cons: two 30mins breaks
It was my kind of work.Hard work that required 30 plus hours a week at time.Took a lot of quickness however I was always up to speed.
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live hanger
live hanger (Former Employee), Athens, GASeptember 4, 2013
hang birds for 8 hour day know stop.26 a mines
keep the line full at all time
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break room get to sit down and rest the dogs
Lead Production Operator (Former Employee), Dallas, TXSeptember 2, 2013
Pros: hard work
Cons: stinky chicken
Responsible for maintaining high production assembly line, quality and ensuring safety working environment for team members.
Duties included checking daily production orders to ensure fulfillment of customer orders, ensuring every position is filled before start-up of production.
Ensuring all machinery is performing to the highest standard possible. – more... Overseeing various processing operations and working with supervisors in solving problems.
Keeping records of reworked or returned products, and performing other responsibilities as the need arises – less
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Good benefits, good pay, family oriented
Spotter (Former Employee), El Dorado ARAugust 19, 2013
Opportunity for advancement
overtime
got along with co-workers and management
Sorry to see this plant close.
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SANITATION
Sanitation Worker (Former Employee), Athens, GAAugust 19, 2013
Pros: laid back schedule and benefits
Cons: not enough hourly pay
1 OF THE BEST JOBS YOU CAN HAVE BUT THEY DONT MAKE ENOUGH HOURS AND THEY CHEAT YOU OUT OF THE 32 HOURS YOU DO MAKE.
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Checking USDA Inspector (Current Employee), Chattanooga, TNAugust 8, 2013
Pros: n/a
Cons: n/a
* Typical day: once you clock into the job, you have to have on all your gear before work. hands have to be clean.

* Learned: How to inspect the chicken's, the different between good and bad product
* management: isn't helpful at all

* co-workers: All co-worker's where great

* The hardest/ standing on your feet long periods of the day 9hrs and working – more... in a 30 below freezer

* The most enjoyable part of my day is leaving this place – less
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productive
assist machine operators (Former Employee), Sanford, NCJuly 3, 2013
through all of the drama, it was an interesting place to work.
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good place to work, employees get along well
Factory Worker (Former Employee), Hickory, TNJune 7, 2013
Pros: discounts on meat
Cons: breaks to short
The day started by making sure that you have on all the mandatory protective clothing such as a hair net, smock, and gloves. Detail was always given to safety and ensuring the cleanliness of the product. Learned to do all jobs in plant, rotated jobs on a daily basis. Management was very supportive and good to work with. My co-workers were also easy – more... to get along with and worked well. The hardest part of this job was hanging the chickens on the shackles. The most enjoyable part of the job was packing product off the line. – less
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Productive
Machine/Chiller Operator (Former Employee), Enterprise, ALMay 21, 2013
Typical day was nothing but work,i learn how to operate a machine,packing necks,check water to make sure the ph and chloine is not to high or to low.
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Good Place to work
Team Leader (Former Employee), Bossier City, LAApril 22, 2013
Pros: family fun days
Cons: plant closure
A day at Pilgrim Pride was enjoyable, I learn alot of leadership skills, the Managers and Supervisor where awesome to work with, the co-wokers where fun family people, there was nothing hard about working at Pilgrim Pride, the most enjoyable part was being able to learn about alot of equipment and the importance of Food safety.
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A day at work
Poultry Processor (Former Employee), Sumter, SCMarch 25, 2013
Pros: great benefits
Cons: only 1 break a nite
My day at work was all about gettin the job done. I learned alot of things in the work force but the most important yhing i learned was saftey first my supervisors were always great on each and every job i had.The most enjoyable thing about my job was gettin to know my co-workers and also able to work with every one.
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loadeding boxes of chicken
loading dock (Former Employee), lufkin texasMarch 19, 2013
Pros: i was a job
Cons: the pay was very low wages
i would put boxes together then stock on pallets....in a cold freezer.sometimes i would hang up chicken on hook...
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Very productive and fast pace
Line Operator (Former Employee), Hickory, KYMarch 5, 2013
Pros: could change job, good pay
Cons: short breaks, hours
Working here was the hardest job I ever had. It was a great learning experience for me. The supervisors were always mean. I stayed busy all the time. I learned how to deal with stress and better manage employees.
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fast pace
Floor Person (Former Employee), New Oxford, PAMarch 5, 2013
Great place that you enjoy working for them good pay an d benefit

About Pilgrim Pride

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is a producer of poultry in the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico. In the United States, the Company – Read more