Brood Operator, Groll Farm-Claremont, MN

Farm Operations Faribault, Minnesota


Responsibilities:

  1. Perform daily chores on a Brood farm as assigned by the Brooder Farm Supervisor
  2. Wash & adjust waterers, start feedlines, adjust feeder pipes and feeders. Remove dead and injured birds from the flock
  3. Responsible for accurate accounting and record keeping for eggs packed, eggs culled, cooler room temperatures, cooler room humidities, internal cooler egg temperatures, and broody control recording
  4. As trained & assigned, maintain nest litter and/or pads in clean and proper conditions according to communicated specifications
  5. Continually meet all Brood farm sanitation/isolation policies and procedures through attended training, supervisor communications and practicing self management skills
  6. As a Brood farm team member, be responsible for helping to maintain a safe work environment for yourself and fellow employees by immediately communicating and/or taking other actions to eliminate safety hazards at work
  7. Attend all on or off farm training and/or informational meetings as assigned
  8. Report to and work on other farms or departments as assigned
  9. Based on aptitude, be willing to learn and participate in daily activities
  10. Perform other duties as instructed and assigned
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must have reliable means of transportation to and from assigned farm
  • Good previous attendance record (school and/or previous employment)
  • Able to work weekends and holidays
  • 9th grade level math, reading & writing skills
  • Able to lift up to 35 lbs. from floor to waist height frequently with occasional lift from floor to full extension
  • Able to wear eye & respiratory protection equipment on a continuous basis
  • Able to walk on uneven surfaces
  • Able to meet all Brood farm sanitation/isolation requirements
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Valid drivers license with good driving record
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Two years on farm or working with live stock experience

Excellent pay and benefit package including health, dental, vision, life & disability insurance, vacation, holidays, flexible spending accounts, retirement savings plan with 401K match, continuing education, and much more.

Jennie-O Turkey Store is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.