Production Manager

Full time @The Maschhoffs in Production Email Job
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Job Detail

  • Job ID 38362
  • Experience Previous experience required

Job Description

Job Duties & Accountabilities

Typical Duties of a Production Manager includes:

Operational Excellence in Pig Production
  1. Assist in planning production and setting goals for all farms within assigned
  2. Ensure the implementation of standard operating procedures through routine farm visits and formal farm
  3. Ensure that Farm Managers are utilizing system tools to maintain accurate production
  4. Monitor and track production performance at each farm to ensure achievement of
  5. Daily foster a culture of lean continuous improvement and efficiency in all
  6. Support Production Partners and employees implement technologies and other innovations to improve
  7. Participate in routine periodic management meetings and effectively communicate issues through chain of

Fiduciary Responsibility

  1. Routinely review operating costs and performance for production farms within assigned scope of responsibility.
  2. Maintain sharp focus on daily management to reduce controllable costs.
  3. Support field reporting systems that drive analysis and reporting of key success factors.
Animal Care and Bio-Security
  1. Collaborate with Health Services to establish farm-specific biosecurity plans. Comply with all company and farm-level standard work that promotes bio-security.
  2. Collaborate with Health Services to implement preventative and therapeutic health treatment programs.
  3. Ensure implementation of individual pig care practices to maintain health and well-being of all animals under our
Hiring, Staffing, and Leadership Development
  1. Foster effective working relationships with Production Partners and employees.
  2. Partner with Human Resources for hiring, staffing, discipline, and
  3. Recruit, hire, on-board, and accelerate new team
  4. Develop leadership and technical skills of all team members through communication, training, and application of company leadership
  5. Promote safe work habits and a safe working
  6. Ensure that all work-related injuries are properly reported and
Asset Management
  • Work with Animal Housing resources to identify building and equipment repair needs. Support the team to facilitate major capital repairs, routine repairs, and preventative maintenance
  • Ensure that farm managers are attending to barn facility housekeeping and routine low-level
  • Implement best management practices for environmental

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of:
    • Livestock/swine management and
    • Company policies and
    • Expert level knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures for the
    • Basic understanding of how to operate computer hardware and software, including MS Office, Internet Explorer, Pig Champ, and
  • Skills in:
    • Excellent verbal and written communication
    • Application of company tools for leadership development and
    • Building effective teams and motivating them to achieve high
    • Optimizing breeding farm
  • Ability to:
    • Utilize production record keeping systems and interpret results to drive performance
    • Learn at a rapid pace and adapt to
    • Understand company vision and
    • Confront direct reports and hold people accountable when
    • Work independently while contributing in a team

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