JBS USA LIVESTOCK QA TECHNICIAN 2ND & 3RD SHIFT in Marshalltown, Iowa
QA Technician Barns
POSITION: Livestock Handling QA Tech nician
DEPARTMENT: Report to Ben Sorensen-Humane Handling Manager
SALARY CLASS :Hourly Non - Exempt
Shift : 2nd & 3rd shift (must be flexible for 1st & 3rd)
Job Description : Verify That all humane handling SOP’s are being carried out, including scheduling, unloading, training, handling of non-ambulatory animals, driving and stunning.
Including hands on helping with difficult hogs – both in the truck and the drive alley’s
Monitor/assist in slow hog movement & correct SOP coverage
Monitor, audit and document each of these activities including remote video auditing.
Insure that livestock truck drivers are certified in TQA training, provide training as required and maintain training records.
Maintain good communication with USDA/FSIS in matters related to humane handling.
Insure that animals are being properly transported by monitoring equipment and seasonal preparation.
Monitor animals for visible defects which may impact on yields or quality, providing information to Procurement for feedback to producers and maintain a database for the monitoring information which is collected.
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 and take clear notes
Knowledge of our industry is beneficial
Basic math and analytical skills
Good people skills
Self-motivated and work well without direct supervision
Must be able to work with live hogs and handle them within humane handling guidelines.
Ability to follow instructions
Must be able to lift/push/pull large amounts of weight as needed
Must be able to rotate shifts (1st, 2nd & 3rd) as needed
Bilingual preferred but not required
Posting Date: 04/25/2019 Closing Date:05/05/2019
Approved By: Rebeca Melendez
Title: Employment Manager