Objective: Oversee daily activites at Research Barn 1 and Research Barn 2 maintaining the facilities at a high level.
Education: animal science degree preferred but not required
Experience: Previous experience with wean to finish farm operations and data entry preferred but not required.
Training: Safety Orientation Video
Annual Safety Training
Sexual Harassment Orientation Video
Work Environment: Agricultural swine environment in rural area
Noise levels that require hearing protection in some areas
Modern wean-to-finish facilities
Physical Requirements: Standing, walking and ability to be on feet 8 to 10 hours per day
Frequent bending, reaching, squatting and kneeling
Frequent use of one or both hands/arms to grasp or pull
Frequent lifting of objects weighing 3-20 pounds
Occasional bending while pulling and/or lifting objects weighing up to 50 pounds, or requiring up to 50 pounds of force to move
Occasional bending while pulling and/or lifting objects weighing up to 100 pounds or requiring up to 100 pounds of force to move with the assistance of another person as needed
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Ability to attend and participate in meetings of various lengths
Additional Requirements: Must live no farther than 30 minutes driving distance from farm being managed
Must be able to work every third weekend
Must have valid drivers license and reliable transportation to get to work and attend meetings
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