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Livestock Technician OH

Company: Select Sires Inc.
Location: Plain City
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Description:WHO WE AREBased in Plain City, Ohio, Select Sires Inc. is committed to enhancing the productivity and profitability of dairy and beef producers. Highly fertile semen and genetic consultation are provided by three farmer-owned and -controlled cooperatives domestically, while World Wide Sires, Ltd. delivers international service. As the industry leader, Select Sires Inc. supplies farmers and ranchers with the world's best genetics, services and programs. SELECT SIRES, INC MISSIONWith the highest integrity, maximize the productivity, profitability, and sustainability of livestock producers who feed the world.SELECT SIRES, INC. CORE VALUESIntegrity - Dedication - Respect - InnovationSelect Sires, Inc. is currently seeking candidates to join our team as a Livestock Technician. This hourly, non-exempt position is at our Plain City, OH facility and reports to the Production Supervisor. The starting wage for a Livestock Technician is $16.50 per hour. Specific duties and responsibilities of a Livestock Technician include, but are not limited to,

  • Serve as a positive representation of the Select Sires, Inc. Mission and Core Values.
  • Cleanse and maintain building, grounds, and equipment.
  • Collect semen using established safety protocols.
  • Handle bulls in a manner to properly stimulate semen collection.
  • Operate company vehicles, trucks, trailers, and farm equipment.
  • Perform general livestock care, including feeding, cleaning, moving bulls and steers, health testing, veterinary treatments, and hoof trimming.A Livestock Technician's work schedule is Monday through Friday, 5:30 AM - 2:00 PM. Holiday and weekend work on a rotating schedule is required. Work schedules and duties are subject to change to meet departmental needs.SELECT SIRES, INC. COMMITMENT TO EMPLOYEE GROWTH AND SUCCESSSelect Sires is a team-oriented atmosphere, encouraging employees to take greater responsibility for their careers to grow personally and professionally.
    • Select Sires offers employees competitive compensation packages that include flexible benefits,
    • Professional development through mentoring and internal and external training,
    • Advancement opportunities through career planning,
    • A culture instilled by a commitment to excellence, a passion for customer success, and high ethical standards,
    • A focus that includes work/life balance,
    • Community-oriented mindset as a major contributor to local organizations and eventsRequirements:PREFERRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES OF A LIVESTOCK TECHNICIAN:
      • Great verbal communication skills.
      • Exceptional attention to detail.
      • Capability to prioritize tasks.
      • Capacity to function well in a high-paced environment.
      • Reliable means of transportation to report to work on-timePREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE OF A LIVESTOCK TECHNICIAN:
        • High school diploma or equivalent.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF A LIVESTOCK TECHNICIAN:
          • Ability to constantly (6 - 8 hours) stand/walk, bend/stoop, push/pull > 100 lbs.
          • Ability to frequently (3 - 6 hours) twist, knee lift (18" -29") 21 lbs. - 50 lbs., waist lift (30" -36") 21 lbs. - 50 lbs., chest lift (37" -60") 21 lbs. - 50 lbs., overhead lift (over 60") 0 lbs. - 20 lbs., carry 21 lbs. - 50 lbs.
          • Ability to occasionally (1 - 3 hours) squat/kneel
          • Ability to seldomly (0 - 1 hours) sit, climb stairs, crawl, floor lift (0-17") 0 lbs. - 20 lbs.DISCLAIMERThe job description is not intended to cover or describe all tasks, duties, and responsibilities the employee may be required to be asked to perform. Select Sires retains the right to change or add new tasks, duties, and responsibilities to the employee at any time, with or without notice. WORK AUTHORIZATIONEvidence of work authorization upon employment is required in compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Completion of USCIS form I-9 will be required to verify employment eligibility within three business days of the first day of employment.AAP/EEO STATEMENTSelect Sires, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Select Sires, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location where the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.Select Sires, Inc. expressly prohibits workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Select Sires, Inc.'s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including termination.Learn more and applyCompensation details: 34320-34320 Yearly SalaryPI7f74470b1eba-31181-33723995

Keywords: Select Sires Inc., Columbus , Livestock Technician OH, Engineering , Plain City, Ohio

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