Poultry Maintenance Manager

Salary: {Salary:3}
Job Type: Full Time
Shift: Day Shift
Work Location: Moselle, MS

Job Description:

Company Overview

Incorporated in 1992, Southern Hens is a fully integrated poultry processing company engaged in the processing and distribution of fresh, frozen and canned RTE poultry products. Southern Hens operates three plants at its’ headquarters in Moselle, MS and employees 900 team members. Southern Hens has a long history of targeted growth and training and promoting team members to achieve corporate and personal professional goals.


  • Oversees all maintenance activities related to the plant to which they have been assigned.
  • Supervises assigned mechanics to perform below mentioned activities.
  • Trains and oversees mechanics to ensure that proper techniques are being utilized when repair or preventive maintenance activities are being performed.
  • Coordinates with Maintenance Planning in implementing Preventive Maintenance schedules and instructions to maximize uptime.
  • In conjunction with Maintenance Planning, performs analysis of equipment downtime to further develop and recommends Predictive Maintenance activities.
  • Coordinates all planned downtime activities with production to maximize equipment availability.
  • Resolves maintenance problems and recommends measures to improve operations or machine performance.
  • Ensures and maintains the safe and proper operation of plant equipment and machinery.
  • Takes corrective action, as necessary, to ensure machinery operates safely, efficiently, and economically, as possible.
  • Makes adjustments and repairs to equipment to maintain production and ensure service life of said equipment.
  • Helps to keep work area clean on a routine basis.
  • Performs other functions as directed by the General Manager, as needed.



Educational Qualifications:

  • High school diploma.
  • 2-year trade/technical school mechanic program (or comparable).
  • Ten years’ experience in maintenance department, in a manufacturing environment. Must have at least three (3) years’ experience as a maintenance supervisor; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Previous experience with CCMS (or equivalent) preferred.


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Poultry Industry Production Worker

Job Type: Full Time
Shift: Day Shift
Work Location: Moselle, MS 39459

Job Description:

  • Eviscerates poultry through the use of hands, scissors, knives and other tools.
  • Helps to keep work area clean on a routine basis.
  • $50 weekly attendance bonus pay.
  • Two free meals daily: breakfast and lunch.
  • Air-conditioned facilities.
  • Paid weekly.
  • Applications accepted Monday through Friday 8 am – 2 pm or apply on line at or


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 Considerations
To keep our employees safe, we have sanitizing stations as you enter and exit the facility and in each break areas. CDC social distancing is observed. Temp checked upon entering the security gates. Employee masks available.