Cactus Family Farms, a 100% Employee Owned company, is seeking a Wean to Finish Manager to oversee sites in West Central Iowa!
The Wean to Finish Manager will oversee the production of pigs on sites in West Central Iowa, and all elements that affect the well-being and performance of the pigs while growing. They will also, be responsible for all activities ranging from weaned pig arrival until they are delivered to processing facilities, or other customers.
About the Position
(Order of Essential Functions does not indicate importance of Functions)
A minimum high school diploma.
Maintain an acceptable MVR determined by Cactus Family Farms.
Have extensive knowledge in commercial swine production.
Have extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office and related computer issues.
Be willing to be on call 365 days a year, 24 hours per day.
Hours of work are expected to be longer than subordinate employees.
Frequent travel will be required to complete job requirements.
Be able to communicate in English orally and in writing form.
Be able to maneuver through narrow walk ways and ascend near vertical stairways.
Be able to spend majority of work related time in confinement livestock facilities.
Be comfortable working in close proximity to all age categories of swine (Wean to Finish).
Be able to lift in excess of 50 pounds moving up to 100 yards repeatedly.
Be able push/pull up to 350 pounds with a cart on wheels when required.
Be responsive to visible signs and verbal alarms of animals.
Be able to walk and stand for longs periods of time on different surfaces.
Be able to climb different types of ladders including feed bin ladders.
Cactus Family Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers one of the best benefit packages in the industry!
100% Employee Owned / 100 % Paid Retirement
Health, dental, vision insurance
FSA/flexible spending benefit
Paid vacation/sick and holidays.
About the company:
Cactus Feeders, Inc., headquartered in Amarillo, Texas, is a producer of commercial fed cattle and market hogs. Originally, founded as a family company in 1975, Cactus Feeders is now 100% employee-owned. Our 800+employees produce a million head of fed cattle and 800,000 market hogs annually, with gross revenues of over $1 billion dollars. The company has cattle feedlots throughout the Texas Panhandle and Southwest Kansas with hog operations located in Iowa, South Carolina, and Georgia.
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