This key position is responsible for the daily care, health, and maintenance of all animals at the designated work site. Each Herdsperson is a vital member of a team dedicated to competitive swine production in our Sow System environment.
The ideal candidate will have a desire to work with pigs, a willingness to learn and a high level of dependability. This position offers excellent training and the opportunity for advancement for high achieving employees.
Cleaning and Organization
Supply Rooms, Fumigation Rooms, Office, Break Rooms, Entryways, Shower Rooms, Connecting Hallways & Sow Washes and Refrigerators
Feed drop tubes B&G, Hallways, Isolation rooms, Hot boxes, Dead Removal area
Repair and Maintance
Replace Feed Tubes B&G, Replace and Adjust Feed Tubes in Farrowing, Replace broken and missing Farrowing Crate Dividers, Painting (Shower Room floors, Office, Entry ways, Exterior painting)
Cleaning and organization
Pick up trash
Bait bait boxes
Help with Wean (No shots)
Address minor repairs on Bio Audits
Candidate must be 16 years or older.
Experience: Previous livestock handling helpful, but not required.
Other: Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Display a high level of respect to team members and animals. Demonstrate an impeccable reliability/dependability standard.