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Job Title: JBS Live Pork Assistant Farm Manager - Windsor, MO Morrilton, AR

Department: Production

Qualified applicants could be considered for other potential future positions.

Summary of Position: The Sow Farm Assistant Manager is responsible for ensuring the carrying out of daily responsibilities in the caring for the welfare of the animals, including feed, water, and management. The Assistant Sow Farm Manager assist the Farm Manager directing and managing the team of farm employees and ensures they are working effectively and efficiently. This position will coordinate employees into highly effective team members to produce high quality animals in the most productive manner.

Principle Responsibilities:

Support the Farm Manager with supervision and training of hourly employees

Effectively communicate expectations and job responsibilities to farm staff

Be willing and able to perform all jobs associated with sow production

Develop daily and weekly work schedules

Ensures animals are being cared for daily, including water, feed and management

Builds, leads, and trains successful team members to carry out assigned tasks

Complies with company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS)

Assists in controlling costs associated with feed, supplies, and labor

Sets long and short term targets and goals for breeding and farrowing success

Maintains accurate number integrity for record keeping

Coordinates and oversees completion of special projects

Makes recommendations for operational improvements

Conducts safety training meetings and ensures employees are working safely

Performs general maintenance and upkeep of buildings, grounds and equipment

Maintains open line of communication with all team members including upper management

Complies with the practices and principals of biosecurity to safeguard the life and health of the animals

Ensures welfare of animals

Assists with other duties as assigned by Management


Local travel – typically, a 30-mile radius

Required Qualifications:

  • Previous related experience in swine production of at least 3 years, including 1-year people management experience

  • Strong communication and listening skills

  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and make decisions independently

  • Ability to effectively lead a team

  • Be a team oriented, self-motivated and positive individual with strong work ethics

  • Valid non-expired Driver’s License

  • Ability to efficiently multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Familiarity with common swine diseases and medications is desired

Preferred Qualifications:

  • B.S degree in Animal Science or equivalent Degree/International Degree

  • OR A 2-year Associates degree in combination with 5 years’ related experience, including 1-year people management experience

  • Bi-lingual – English/Spanish

Our Mission

To be the best in all that we do, completely focused on our business, ensuring the best products and services for customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.

JBS USA Core Values