South Dakota

Gestation Lead

Job description          

Lead and develop gestation team Train gestation employees to follow all production protocols and procedures Monitor employee performance versus protocols to maximize sow and gilt production & efficiencies Develop gestation area employees to provide specialized skills necessary for smooth work flow Train gestation employees in animal husbandry to reduce stress of herd and maximize production Maximize the daily tasks of the department to achieve production targets Complete area paperwork accurately and timely; train gestation employees in required production paperwork and monitor employee activity for accuracy
Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with area employees and farm management Utilize task sheets and time frames to maintain an organized workday Utilize consistent monitoring of task schedules for both yourself and gestation area employees Give daily input to farm management on production, animal health, and gestation employee issues Train gestation employees on how their personal performance affects the finances of the organization
Ensure gestation paperwork is completed accurately and on time Work with farm management to ensure completion of all work related injury paperwork and participate as necessary in accident investigation Daily recording of monitored production items Ensure employees are properly trained on how to complete paperwork in the gestation area. Submit production records and corrections on time

Bio-Security Adherence Adhere to all bio-security protocols, train gestation staff on bio-security and monitor employee activity for compliance Ensure gestation area bio-security audit deficiencies are corrected and brought into compliance in a timely basis
Safe Working Environment Follow all safety procedures and guidelines Teach gestation area employees safety procedures and monitor employee activity for compliance Ensure all safety equipment is in place and utilized Learn accident prevention measures for gestation area, train gestation employees and monitor employee activity for compliance Consistently monitor animal welfare procedures in gestation area
Ventilation Controls Monitor and ensure gestation area ventilation system is in good working order Regularly monitor the environment to achieve optimum comfort for the animals Train gestation area employees to provide regular input to maintain optimum comfort for animals
Facility Maintenance The facility must be maintained and well kept Train and direct gestation staff to complete routine maintenance on a daily basis Communicate non-routine repairs to farm management Train, direct and monitor staff to keep gestation area clean and organized
MARGINAL FUNCTIONS 1. Other duties and projects as assigned by farm management
POSITION SPECIFICATIONS Education: High School Diploma or GED Preferred
Experience: 2+ Years Livestock Experience with High School Diploma Preferred
Training: My Pipestone New Hire Courses Introduction Animal Welfare Biosecurity Employee Handbook PQA Safety Additional Position Related My Pipestone Assigned Monthly Animal Welfare, Biosecurity and Safety Topics Annual Safety Refresher Training
Work Environment: Agricultural swine environment in rural area Noise levels that require hearing protection in some areas Gestation, farrowing, and small swine care processes
Robert W. Baird South Dakota jobs

Robert W. Baird

South Dakota jobs

South Dakota jobs

 South Dakota jobs  South Dakota jobs

Position Objective: The Store Security Officer (SSO) will play a key role in minimizing our exposure to loss while promoting a positive shopping environment for our guests. The SSO’s primary respon...

We are excited to hear from you. Slumberland Furniture Yankton is currently looking to hire a Retail Sales Associate. Do you enjoy a challenging environment where everyone is working toward monthly...

General Manager
2019-09-21

Summary: Provide quality customer service and food products using standards set by Fourteen Foods and International Dairy Queen to enhance the customer's visit, while working with daily and weekly ...

$4K bonus for your first year!
At Schwan’s Company, we are driven to bring our customers delicious foods and reliable services. That's how we grew from a 'one-man-and-a-truck' delivery busines...

Great opportunity to join our Museum team! Museum Interactors- Birthday Party Hosts (PT) As a Museum Interactor-Birthday Party Host you will serve as a member of the museums team. This part-time p...

Robert W. Baird South Dakota jobs

Robert W. Baird (South Dakota jobs)

 Jobs in organization(state)

Objective: Follow directions of farm management and protocols to the best of employee's ability for maximum production, efficiency and profit-ability.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Learn and develop i...

Objective: Learn to lead assigned unit and employees for maximum production, safety, efficiency and profitability.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Learn and develop individual and leadership skills in a...

Swine Techician
2019-09-13

Objective: Follow directions of farm management and protocols to the best of employee's ability for maximum production, efficiency and profit-ability.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Learn and develop i...

Gestation Lead
2019-09-11

Lead and develop gestation team Train gestation employees to follow all production protocols and procedures Monitor employee performance versus protocols to maximize sow and gilt production & effic...

The Materials Handler-Hospital Distribution is primarily responsible for the ordering and distribution of supplies to all patient care areas on a routine basis or as emergency needs demand. Respond...