Peggy Swigart has been honored as the August "Partner of the Month" for the Pilgrim's Pride Moorefield fresh plant.
Swigart works in the quality assurance department on night shift and has worked for the company for 29 years.
"Peggy has excellent attendance. She is a wonderful team player, ready and willing to help where ever she is needed. Her attitude is fantastic, always looking on the bright side of every situation. She always has a kind word and a smile for everyone," Helen McClellen, her supervisor.
"I can count on Peggy to do her job efficiently and correctly. She is trained in all departments and takes extra care when training a back up technician. Peggy stays aware of potential safety hazards and watches out for her coworkers as well as herself," McClellen.
The "Partner of the Month" is a program that has been implemented to recognize employees for their outstanding merit and work ethic. Employees in the program have exhibited outstanding work characteristics in the categories of attendance, teamwork, attitude and job performance.