Grow Finish/Nursery Production Nursery /Finish- Somerset (rural Mercer County) DESCRIPTION: Responsible for the daily tasks associated with managing complex units. Responsible for managing inventories, cost, proper biosecurity precautions and production performance. Responsibilities include, but are not limited: • Manages animal health and husbandry, environment control, feed management, hospital pen management, culling, sorting, and safety procedures • Reports potential or existing problems to Production Supervisor/Assistant Production Supervisor • Ensures proper usage of medication following the drug residue avoidance/Broken needle policies, along with keeping accurate records of data • Responsible for performing AM and PM Inspections of lagoons/risers • Unloading/sorting of wean pigs according to weekly schedules • Some maintenance work is required, along with troubleshooting problems with equipment and filling out work orders • Responsible for accurate and timely record keeping of nursery activities • Responsible for animal health and welfare and reporting • Performs euthanasia according to company policy, and in a timely manner • Responsible for responding to the farm when there is a problem with Hi/Low alarms, or Johnson Control malfunctions • Responsible for accurate inventory counts on all animals
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