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Night Time Farrower

About this Job:

Objective:

Direction given by the Sow Farm Manager and Farrowing Manager to minimize stillborn pigs and pre-weaning mortality by focusing on specific details during the birthing of newborn pigs and their first day of life.  To maximize lactation feed intakes of sows in farrowing.

Essential Responsibilities

Monitor and assist sows as necessary

Newborn pigs <1.5 pounds at birth should be immediately euthanized and recorded as an euthanized piglet death on the sow card. Newborn piglets are to be "hot boxed" as born to warm them up immediately. Newborn piglets are to be "spit suckled" Comply with the herd health restrictions on any litter to litter movements Follow the herd health protocol Ensure feed lines run and boxes are refilled for dropping during the next feeding period. Ensure farrowing supplies used during the day are cleaned, disinfected and stored properly. Non Essential duties

Laundry

Shower room cleanliness

Sweeping  office floor

Requirement:

Strong attention to detail

Must be able to lift a minimum of 30 lbs

Farrowing experience preferred but willing to train.

Salary:
How to apply:

Interested candidates can send their resume to:

Suidae Health and Production
Attn: Human Resources Department
621 Pacific Ave.,
Morris, MN, 56267

Click on the BLUE “Apply for this Job” button to email your resume. Please state Suidae Health and Production and the job title as the subject of your email application.

Visit our website at www.suidaehp.com to apply online. Or call (320) 589-0111 for more information.