Cargill Swine Facilities Coordinator in Britt, Iowa
Swine Facilities Coordinator
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Assists in the production processes of the facility, safe environment and research processes related to individual(s) and/or work group(s) related to research trials.
Coordinates and ensures areas of responsibility of the swine team to support all aspects of research. Establishes objectives and operating policies in these areas and assures everything is performed in a safe manner.
60% Production Management:
Responsible for farm productivity by leading farm workers to achieve production goals and assignments
Weekly reports sent to Facility Manager with actions identified for areas not meeting production targets
Responsible to coach, discipline, and enforce compliance
Fills in as needed in:
Daily checks, vax, Feed weigh back, husbandry
Husbandry, treatments, culling, birth weights, farrow records, day 1 care
Feed/scrape, treat as needed, heat check, grouping animals, AI, moving animals
Record matings, treatments, etc
30% Facility/grounds/Safety Management:
Consistently assess and make recommendations of Sow herd numbers, inventory needs
Work with Elk River on gilt replacement and shipments
Inventory supplies needing to be ordered as needed
Assure maintenance of building is maintained
Assures CAN safety program is implemented a d enforced (safety audits, safety training/goals, record keeping)
Contribute to the onsite training for CAN employees on sow productivity and nutrition
Measure and record feed weigh backs
Transfer data from animal scales/carts to laptop
Complete and hang sow feed/farrow data collection cards according to assigned trial treatment
Place and remove environmental temperature recorders in locations according to trial protocols
Maintain research data collection equipment in working order (i.e.: calibration checks)
Bachelor’s Degree OR Experience in swine production facility
Ability to apply safety, employment practices and understands supervisor responsibilities.
Able and/or willing to perform routine physical tasks that include climbing, lifting, pushing and pulling compliances
Able and/or willing to work overtime and weekends as necessary
College education in related field
Minimum 2years supervisory experience
Experience in maintain and meeting budget requirements
Understands CAN/IC policy information and enforcement and compliances
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location US-IA-Britt
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: MAS00447