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Walnut Grove Sow Farm Barn Technician - Breeding in Blythedale, Missouri

Breeding and Gestation TechnicianiBreeding and gestation stockperson is a position specializing in the daily pork production activities within a breeding and gestation department. This position involves working in an agricultural environment with continuous hands-on interaction with livestock and regular structured routines. Daily activities include:iii iPerform breeding/insemination processesiii iMonitor, test and care for pregnant sowsiii iAnimal feeding and nutrition managementiii iRoutine and seasonal vaccinations and injectionsiii iGeneral facility cleaning, maintenance, and hygieneiii iMaintain and monitor overall animal health, care, and treatmentiii iProduction recordkeepingRequired Skills/Experience:iPrevious pork production experience is not necessarily required, as on the job training will be provided. Individual must be dedicated, goal-oriented, motivated, and able to work effectively as a team member.iii iRespect and care for all animals is requirediii iAbility to stand, walk and be on feet for 8 to 10hrs/dayiii iAbility to frequently bend, reach, squat and kneeliii iIndividuals must be capable of walking, stooping, bending, performing repetitive motionsiii iFrequent lifting of 5 lbs up to 25 lbsiii iLifting a minimum of 50 lbs with reasonable accommodation