Animal caretakers are responsible for attending to and caring for pigs in our swine production facilities. On-the-job training is provided; related experience is not necessary.
Monitoring feed quality and water supply
Monitoring barn environment and ventilation systems
Treating and vaccinating sick animals as necessary
Breeding sows (if placed on sow farm)
Processing piglets (if placed on sow farm)
Loading and unloading pigs as scheduled
Maintaining farm cleanliness
CORE COMPETENCIES FOR SUCCESS IN ALL ROLES: instills trust, communicates effectively,action oriented, ensures accountability, drives results.
Action Oriented Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Instils Trust – Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity.
We offer a competitive pay rate based on your skills and experience related to this position. Our starting compensation for this position in Holyoke, CO is $16/Hr.
3 days (DOH to 1 year)
7 days (1+ year of service)
10 days (10+ years of service)
48 hours per calendar year
Holidays- 6 paid holidays and 2 Floating Holidays after 90 days of employment
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty/function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the work environment, knowledge, skills, and/or ability required or preferred. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions as listed below.
No education or experience required.
Basic math skills
Flexible and able to work on assigned weekends (Saturday/Sunday)
Bilingual in English and Spanish helpful, but not required
Must be able to work in farm environment
: The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, occasionally lift up to 100 pounds and sometimes push/and or move up to 300 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and is commonly exposed to airborne particles and gases at low concentrations. The employee is frequently exposed to waste material, feed and hog dust.
ABOUT SEABOARD FOODS
At Seaboard Foods, we create the most sought-after pork. A top U.S. pork producer/processor and leading exporter to 30+ countries, we are committed to the bringing excellence to the table, seeking a better way to produce wholesome pork and connect every step between our farms and family tables. More than 5,400 employees in five states work on our farms, feed mills, and processing plant to produce Prairie Fresh® pork, ensuring the well-being of our animals, the environment, our employees, and the communities we call home.
WHY SEABOARD FOODS?
American-owned & Fortune 500 company in Kansas City
Relocation assistance depending on the location and role
Medical, vision & dental benefits after 90 days of employment
Company paid life insurance
Employee pork purchase program
Paid short-term disability
401K with company match
Employee assistance program
Vacation & company holidays
Paid parental leave
Exciting & diverse culture, where your work matters