Objective: Manage assigned unit and employees for maximum production, safety, efficiency and profitability.
1. Other duties and projects as assigned by Production Manager and/or Director of Sow Operations
Education: High School Diploma or GED Required
Prefer 2 Years Post High School Education With Agricultural Major
Experience: Prefer 4+ Years Livestock Experience and 2 Years Supervisory Experience with HS Diploma
Prefer 1 Year Agriculture Swine Experience and 1 Year Supervisory Experience with 2 YearsPostHigh School Agricultural Education
Training: Safety Orientation Video
Annual Safety Training
Animal Welfare Training/PQA Certification
Sexual Harassment Training
New Manager Training Checklist
Company MIT Course with Passing Grade
Small Group Manager Continuing Education Test with Passing Grade
Designated company online courses
Work Environment: Agricultural swine confinement environment in rural location
Noise levels that require hearing protection in some areas
Gestation, farrowing, and small swine care processes
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 weekends
Must have valid drivers license and reliable transportation to get to work and attend meetings
Basic computer knowledge to send/receive emails and reports
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For questions please call 507-825-2532 or 866-918-7378.