Follow the requirements and guidelines of the Company’s Safety Program
Maintain facility bio-security.
Abide by all company policies, procedures and guidelines as directed by farm leadership.
Flexibility with a willingness to change plans according to the direction of farm leadership
Work as a team player by accomplishing daily department work requirements and farm goals.
Assist in moving animals and maintaining efficient animal flows.
Sanitize and wash multiple areas on the farm using high pressure equipment.
Feed, water, vaccinate, and perform general animal husbandry tasks including basic veterinary procedures.
Process piglets, which includes: Injecting medications, castrating, docking tails, and ear tagging.
Maintain accurate production information and update all department records as required.
Treat sick animals with a variety of pharmaceuticals by injection, oral application, and/or other methods as required.
Assist with maintaining barn, office cleanliness, and laundry duties.
Follow the Company’s animal care policies and procedures including: providing a physical environment that meets the animal’s needs, providing access to adequate water and high quality feed, providing humane treatment of the animals, providing identification and appropriate treatment of animals in need of health care and following the guidelines for euthanasia.
Responsible for being in compliance with all environmental laws and procedures.
Report all environmental issues immediately to their supervisor.
Read and understand the company’s emergency notification process and how it applies to their specific worksite.
Responsible for understanding all safety requirements of the job and for performing the job in compliance with the safety requirements.
Effective communication with teammates and supervisors in order to effectively achieve goals.
All other duties as assigned necessary for the care of in the swine and/or the swine facility.