JBS USA BREEDER CATCHER/DRIVER in Arcadia, Wisconsin
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Catches and places pullets into coops for transporting to layer barns using great caution.
Unloads breeding stock into layer barns using great caution.
Assembles and disassembles track used in pullet moving.
Assists in tarping truck during periods of inclement weather.
Assists in moving male roosters from spike barn.
Assists with drawing blood samples.
Assists in the 12 week and 17 week vaccination of pullets. This includes:
Very careful handling and holding of birds for vaccination
Precise breast or wing vaccination of breeding stock
Assists in repair of breeder equipment which includes vaccination guns and pullet moving equipment.
Occasionally assists in complete sanitation and disinfecting of breeder facilities.
Occasionally assists with specialized broiler work coordinated by the broiler vaccination supervisor, which may include weighing of breeder layer hens.
Drives breeder semi tractor to barns in a safe and efficient manner.
Conducts pre-trip and post-trip inspections in accordance to divisional guidelines and DOT requirements.
Communication with team members and leadership regarding all relevant information.
Assist with spray vaccination procedures.
Assist with blood and fat pad draws.
Assist with Salmonella testing.
Team Members Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.
Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.
Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma, and participates in or supports Alchemy Training.
Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES
· High School or GED required with one to three years driving experience.
· Class A drivers’ license with acceptable driving record per Company policy required.
· Ability to compute percentages and fractions.
· Forklift license required.
· Ability to work in a dusty environment.
· Ability to perform blood draw procedures in compliance with Animal Health guidelines.
· Ability to lift 50 pounds.
· Ability to perform light maintenance on equipment.
· Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.