Pork Production Associate
Cargill - Dalhart, TX

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Description

Cargill's meat business, headquartered in Wichita, KS, is comprised of beef, pork, turkey, value added meats, case ready, distribution and feeder operations. Cargill's meat businesses employ approximately 35,000 worldwide with processing facilities and sales offices in the US, Canada, Australia, China, Honduras, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

Cargill Pork, LLC is a partner in the Animal Protein Platform of Cargill Incorporated and a leader in the pork industry. Through production contracts with family farmers, Cargill Pork produces more than three million pigs annually. Geographically, Cargill Pork's contract production operations are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas.

The Pork Live Production Associate position is responsible for managing various aspects of our live pork production system at our Dalhart, TX location. This position reports to one of our Production Managers. Activities and specific responsibilities include:

Assignments on the site may vary depending upon business need

Responsible for productivity and cost of goods for assigned area

On farm consultation and training for area employees

Management of animal health and treatment of animals under supervision of a veterinarian

Implementation of Best Management Practices

Auditing and associated problem solving

Administrative functions such as inventory management, supply orders, etc.

Management of area staff including handling of discipline issues, training, scheduling, etc.

Environmental and animal welfare oversight and auditing

Associates are expected to follow a schedule to learn the Dalhart production system as a whole. Assignments will vary

Qualifications

Required

A Bachelor’s degree in animal science, agri-business, or other related field

Strong people skills

Strong written and oral communication skills

Self starter who is able to work without close supervision

Open to relocation

Computer knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook

Right to work in US that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer

Preferred

A GPA of 3.0 or higher

Cargill is an EEO/AA employer.

Job

Operations

Primary Location

US-TX-Dalhart

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