Pedigree Farm Manager

Joe Jurgielewicz & Son, Ltd.

Hamburg , Pennsylvania

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES and TASKS

  • Direct and manage poultry production at our pedigree farm to ensure optimal performance.
  • Ensure all houses are operating properly i.e. check the houses, water, lights, issues with birds.
  • Assisting with pedigree hatches and tagging, record keeping.
  • Keeping accurate inventories of supplies including shavings and feed, agricultural supplies and ordering as required.
  • Ensuring standard care and maintenance of houses are completed in a timely manner and to JJS standards (Running scrapers, cleaning fans (inside and out), greasing the motors, keeping entryways to houses clean etc.).
  • Coordinate mowing and string trimming and ensuring the farm is well kept.
  • Create weekly update reports for director of genetics and breeder manager.
  • Ensuring proper setting of eggs in hatchery.
  • Coordinating and assisting in bird vaccinations.
  • Coordinating and assisting in weekend agricultural work on the farm.
  • Work with geneticist with research trials (Feeding, weighing, vaccinating etc.).
  • And other tasks as requested from supervisor.

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REQUIRED EDUCATION and PREFERRED QUALIFICATION

  • BS in Agricultural field
  • Three years managing in poultry environment a plus.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)

PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to respond to farm emergencies, i.e. sick ducks, feed problems, no electric, fire, etc.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Occasional Travel

Top Reasons to work for Joe Jurgielewicz &Son

  • Family business, Family Farm, Family Values, YOU count.
  • Great benefits, competitive pay and employee appreciation.
  • Career growth and educational reimbursement program.
  • Growing business, challenging work, team effort.

HOW TO APPLY

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