GENERAL JOB STATEMENT
The Breeding Department Head is responsible for overseeing all daily aspects of swine breeding, including maintaining breeding targets, daily AI breeding, semen inventory and delivery, herd health and vaccination program, nutrition, assisting with isolation and acclimation of replacement gilts, staff development, and record keeping.
WAGES / WORK SCHEDULE / BENEFITS
- Competitive wages based on knowledge and experience.
- The work schedule is day shift, Monday through Friday, rotating weekends.
- Benefit package offerings include health, dental, vision, life, short- and long-term disability insurance, 401K, PTO, and Paid Holidays beginning on first of the month following 60 days of employment.
Bachelor's degree in Animal Science, Veterinary Science, Animal Breeding, or Animal Husbandry or other acceptable degree in a related field of study and two years related experience or training.