Christensen Farms is one of the largest, family-owned pork producers in the United States, marketing approximately 3 million hogs per year. Headquartered in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, the company operates throughout the Midwest with facilities in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois and South Dakota. Christensen Farms owns four feed mills, manages 145,000 sows on 44 farms, and oversees more than 350 nurseries and grow-finish sites. The company employs nearly 1,000 people and maintains 1,500 contract partnerships.
The company is vertically integrated with a strong presence across the pork value chain from farm to fork. Christensen Farms is the largest shareholder of Triumph Foods LLC, a producer-owned primary pork processing plant in St. Joseph, Missouri. In turn, Triumph Foods members own 50 percent of Daily’s Premium Meats, a specialty pork processor of bacon and other premium pork products. Triumph Foods also holds a 50 percent partnership in Seaboard Triumph Foods, LLC of Sioux City, Iowa, a primary pork processing plant.
Position Overview & Responsibilities
This position is responsible to ensure all live haul equipment sanitation needs are executed in accordance with safety, quality and bio-security standards to meet transportation deadlines. The Trailer Wash Manager will provide leadership to the team working at the wash in which they supervise and will support personal development of staff to fulfill individual career objectives as well as organizational needs. This individual will be expected to develop strong working relationships to help develop and implement solutions for inter-dependent opportunities/challenges. A strong sense of ownership in results as they relate to leadership and operational metrics is expected of the individual in this role.
Major Areas of Accountability
Minimum formal education required: High School Diploma or Equivalence
Minimum number of years of prior job experience required: 2 years, preferred
Specialized Training requirements: None
Other Technical Skills Required:
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to exercise effective judgment and act under pressure
Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced, dynamic and challenging environment
Proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Must possess a valid state driver’s license
Other Technical Skills required: Power washing experience required, mechanical background preferred.
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