Objective: Have a desire to work daily with swine and people. Have the ability to identify swine that are an ideal market weight, implement market strategies, understand swine marketing, coordinate people and communicate in a professional manner with colleagues.
As an employee of Pipestone System, you will actively contribute to live animal production and properly marketing those animals. Pipestone provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies’ success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Pipestone’s high regard for our employees
Education: Prefer 2 – 4 Years Post High School Education
Experience: Prefer Livestock Experience and Supervisory Experience
Training: Safety Orientation Video
Annual Safety Training
Animal Welfare Training/PQA Certification
TQA Training & Certification
Other designated company online courses
Work Environment: Agricultural swine confinement environment in rural location
Noise levels that require hearing protection in some areas
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 10-20 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 or equipment as needed
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Ability to attend and participate in meetings of various lengths
Must be able to work weekends
Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to get to work and attend meetings
Must be insurable under Pipestone’s vehicle insurance provider
Basic computer knowledge to send/receive emails and reports
Basic knowledge of MS office suite-Excel- preferred — not required
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For questions please call 507-825-2532 or 866-918-7378.