Job ID 36712
Experience Prior experience preferred
Responsible for total management of gilt development, breeding, gestation and farrowing departments in sow facility for maximized production and profitability through efficient utilization of animals, facilities and staff.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Manages all daily activities/processes related to iso-wean pig production, in accordance with protocols and procedures established by Management.
Manages financial performance by working towards established goals, controlling costs and adhering to previously set budgets.
Develops employees by leading, planning, managing, coaching, and mentoring.
Establishes and maintains open communication with all farm staff, production manager, shareholders, veterinarian, and management team.
Manages and administers personnel-related functions, such as performance reviews, attendance reporting, vacation/sick leave, disciplinary actions, etc.
Ensures that the farm working environment is safe, by providing safety equipment, training, and taking necessary actions to prevent hazardous conditions.
Schedules and prioritizes workload with daily and weekly task sheets.
Monitors and maintains appropriate ventilation and room environments.
Responsible for timely and accurate reporting of records (i.e. feed inventory, culls, utilities, Porcitec, etc.)
Responsible for farm maintenance and cleanliness.
Regular and routine communication with Production Manager.
Responsible for daily Biosecurity policies and procedures