The Maschhoffs, the largest family-owned hog production network in North America, is currently hiring a full-time Barn Technician at a boar stud unit located near Fowler, IN. The Barn Technician is responsible for semen collection from boars for the artificial insemination of sows. This role trains young boars on collection practices, draws blood samples, and is responsible for the care, feeding and movement of the boars.
Job Duties & Accountabilities
Typical Duties of a Barn Technician include:
High School diploma or GED strongly preferred
One year of experience with livestock preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
1) Knowledge of:
Agriculture industry preferred
Biosecurity and quality control standards
Proper pig terminology and livestock handling
2) Skill in:
Listening and learning
3) Ability to:
Work some weekends and occasional holidays per the work schedule
Understand and follow all protocols, biosecurity and quality control standards
Write clearly and legibly
Grasp protocols/practices and use them effectively
Work independently as well as being a team player
Up to 20%
Extreme Hot or Cold Setting **
Wet, Slippery Surroundings
Fumes, Smoke, Odors, etc.
The Maschhoffs offers an exceptional benefits package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please apply online by clicking HERE.