At Country View Family Farms, we are a family owned company with relationships throughout the state of Pennsylvania and its neighboring states. We pride ourselves in raising healthy pigs to make quality pork for our families and yours. Spend some time on our site getting to know our company and how we provide safe, wholesome food for our friends and neighbors every day. Country View Family Farms a subsidiary of Clemens Food Group.
The Day 1 Specialist will attend the majority of sows farrowing(sows giving birth to their piglets). Work alternative schedules to accommodate the due dates of sows. In most cases, the schedule will be from Thursday through Sunday and could include 12 hour days. Schedules will vary from farm to farm. Starting rate for this position is $12/ hour
Primary Responsibilities include:
Must have good observation skills.
Must be able to understand animal behaviors.
Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Must have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions, and make decisions.
Must be able to tolerate and willing to learn and perform the following tasks: euthanasia, castration, vaccinations, piglet processing, ear tagging, tattooing, and other procedures normal to animal husbandry.
Must be able to tolerate blood, animal dander, manure, dust, odors, and frequently noisy conditions.
This position requires one who is multi-task oriented and a team player.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment.