Finisher Services

Job Location: Walkerville, MI; Hesperia, MI; Fremont, MI; and surrounding areas.

Primary role: Load pigs in/out of barn and assist Contract Growers

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for safety, care, loading and welfare of pigs
  • Load pigs of various sizes onto/off of livestock trailer into/out of barns
  • Oversee multiple hog barns with pigs of various sizes
  • Assist Contract Partners / Contract Growers with care of pigs at wean-to-finish and feeder-to-finish sites
  • Communicate with Contract Partners regarding their pig barn, record-keeping, animal health and safety
  • Adhere to biosecurity procedures to protect herd health (prohibits contact with other pigs; requires showering in/out of barns)
  • Check feed and water
  • Evaluate pig health
  • Administer and monitor vaccines and medications
  • Some paperwork for data collection and record-keeping
  • Light maintenance
  • This is a physical labor job and requires being on feet, bending and lifting

Requirements:
  • Valid driver's license
  • Dependable vehicle (must be able to have in possession throughout entire day, vehicle is needed to drive to and from different barns)

Benefits:
  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Matching retirement plan
  • 6-month bonus
  • Paid sick days
  • Paid vacation
  • Overtime paid over 40 hours
  • Double pay on holidays

Full-time, 40-50 hours per week.
All levels of experience can apply. Entry-level to experienced, training is provided.
Prior agriculture or livestock experience not required, but is beneficial.
Reports to Wean-to-Finish Manager.