The Maschhoffs, the largest independent pork producer in the U.S., is looking for a Production Manager in the Marcus/Larrabee/Albert City, Ia area.
Job Title: Production Manager
Provide oversight and accountability for a portfolio of company-owned and/or Production Partner farrow-to-finish production farms. Train, teach, and coach on a daily basis to ensure consistent implementation of best practices on the farms that drive productivity, optimize efficiency, promote sustainability, and safeguard the well-being of the animals. Establish team excellence in production planning, scheduling, execution of standard work, operational efficiency, and driving results. Understand company vision and successfully manage change on the farm to support innovation and drive continuous improvement.
Typical Duties of a Production Manager includes:
Operational Excellence in Pig Production
Animal Care and Bio-Security
Hiring, Staffing, and Leadership Development
High School diploma or GED required at a minimum
Associates Degree in Animal Science or related field preferred. B.S. Degree highly preferred.
years swine production or related experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Livestock/swine management and handling.
Company policies and procedures.
Expert level knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures for the system.
Basic understanding of how to operate computer hardware and software, including MS Office, Internet Explorer, Pig Champ, and SharePoint.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Application of company tools for leadership development and learning.
Building effective teams and motivating them to achieve high performance.
Optimizing breeding farm productivity.
Utilize production record keeping systems and interpret results to drive performance
Learn at a rapid pace and adapt to change.
Understand company vision and strategy.
Confront direct reports and hold people accountable when necessary.
Work independently while contributing in a team environment.
Please apply ONLINE ONLY by clicking HERE. You will be redirected to The Maschhoffs job search page. Please search for Requisition Number: 56383