Job Information


Position Title: Assistant Manager Transfer/Truck Wash

Position Description: Assistant Manager Transfer/Truck Wash

Department: Transfer Station/Truck Wash

Location: Dalhart

Title of Supervisor: Live Haul Supervisor

Purpose & Scope : This position is responsible for assisting the farm meet production goals while training hourly team members effectively. A successful Assistant Manager exhibits great leadership skills by showcasing knowledge and competencies to the team members, developing team members, giving them direction about the wean pig vaccination process, weaned piglet care, weaned piglet transportation, truck scheduling and barn management. The Assistant Manager will also assist as needed at the Truck Wash. The Assistant Manager recognizes the contributions of every team member and encourages them to work together, sharing ideas and maintaining good relationships in the execution of production tasks. The Assistant Manager promotes the safety and well-being of all team members.

Principle Responsibilities: Functions may include but are not limited to:

Transfer Station

  • Lead the transfer station personnel in vaccination/shipping of weaned piglets

  • Ensure vaccination protocol is being followed

  • Count piglets/mortality accurately and report correct totals of counts

  • Complete and submit daily conformance report

  • Ensure all weaned piglets receive correct medication in the correct dosage

  • Ability to pull samples for piglet diagnostics

  • Manage accurate inventory of medication daily

  • Assist in performing routine custodial or maintenance duties at transfer station

  • Ensure barn environment is correct by using the TC-5 controller

  • Power wash weekly/bi-weekly depending on wean week

  • Communicate with internal and external wean load drivers

  • Correct truck load mapping for external trucks

Truck Wash and Transfer Station

  • Enter maintenance requests in a timely manner using SAP

  • Lead monthly safety trainings in Alchemy

  • Complete monthly safety/housekeeping audits

  • Supply inventory/ordering and delivery

  • Rodent control

  • Follows all bio-security and safety procedures established by JBS

  • Performs other duties assigned by Management as needed

Travel Required: None

Required Qualifications:

  • 4yr College Degree or equivalent

  • 2+ years' experience in sow production or related duties

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Ability to reach, bend, twist, and stand for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to lift and transport various objects weighing up to 50lbs repeatedly throughout the shift at times product weight may reach 100lbs.

  • Computer proficient

  • Team oriented

  • Ability to work under time constraints

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience managing a team