JBS USA HUMANE HANDLING TECHNICIAN in Louisville, Kentucky
DATE: March 29, 2022
POSITION: Humane Handling Tech – 2 nd shift
DEPARTMENT: Quality Control – Reports to Animal Welfare Manager
SALARY CLASS : Salary Non – Exempt (Hourly)
- Observe and assist transporters to verify that company procedures and USDA rules and regulations are being followed with respect to receiving and unloading hogs.
Knowledge of meat industry is preferred
Basic math skills
Good people skills
Self-motivated - work well without direct supervision
Must be able to work with live hogs, follow and enforce humane handling guidelines.
Ability to follow instructions
High School degree or GED required
Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field preferred
Verify that all humane handling SOP’s are being carried out, including scheduling, unloading, training, and handling of non-ambulatory animals.
Including hands on helping with difficult hogs – both in the truck and the drive alleys.
Monitor/assist in slow hog movement & correct SOP coverage.
These activities periodically (as time allows) will be monitored, audits may be performed as needed and document deficiencies.
Maintain good communication with USDA/FSIS in matters related to humane handling.
Ensure that animals are being properly transported by monitoring equipment and seasonal preparation.
Assist in response to emergency situations.
Maintain implementation of the four elements of the Systematic Approach during each shift.
Participate on facility Animal Welfare Team.
Performs various other duties as determined by the Livestock Handling Manager.
Attend scheduled and called meetings.
We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.
If interested, please apply online at jobs.jbssa.com/apply
JBS is an equal opportunity employer.