Description:\\rThis 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.\\rThis entry level opportunity provides hands-on experience in many of the following areas: load in/out, vaccination, breeding and gestation, farrowing, and record keeping.\\rThe ideal candidate will have a desire to work with pigs, a willingness to learn, a high level of dependability, a solid work history, and the ability to read, write, and understand English. This position offers excellent training and the opportunity for advancement for high achieving employees.\\rDuties:\\r\\rHerd Production in various aspects.\\rComplete and comprehend all training as directed by farm leadership.\\rDo each task in a complete manner as trained by farm leadership.\\rAbide by all company policies, rules and safety regulations as directed on each site.\\rWork as a team player by accomplishing daily department work requirements and farm goals.\\rMaintain and update all department records as required.\\rMaintain all bio-security standards.\\rUphold all safety regulations.\\r\\rQualifications:\\rEducation: High school diploma desired. Some college within an agriculture-based major is preferred.\\rExperience: Previous livestock handling helpful, but not required.\\rOther: 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.
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