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Live Production Careers

Live Production Careers

Imagine a Career in Live Production

See yourself directing, supervising, and coordinating the Live Production operations by applying sound animal husbandry practices to attain the area’s production objectives. Opportunities exist to learn how to secure and maintain the assets of the company to provide continuance of operations with minimum downtime at least cost.

 

Primary Functions

  • Accountable for meeting the requirements of quality, productivity, standard costs, safety, Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP), and Total Quality Control (TQC).
  • Assist in directing the company safety and security programs to protect employee welfare and corporate assets while achieving corporate objectives 
  • Assist with the management of flocks within your assigned farm departments in direct communication with your breeder department manager and within the guidelines set forth by the department production guide to achieve optimum breeder performance 
  • Assist with the management and monitor the environmental conditions of the farm’s flocks, seeing that all details necessary for maximizing performance are carried out on a consistent basis

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively: ensure that all Team Members are kept informed and involved in department activities and problem-solving through a regular schedule of Team Member meetings and participation in Continuous Improvement Process (CIP) problem solving teams. 
  • Timely follow through: ensure the production products meet daily production schedules. 
  • Drive change: develop, recommend, and implement improvements to increase productivity, improve quality, and/or reduce costs. 
  • Increase skill sets: assist in training and motivating subordinates in a manner that maximum potential can be achieved in meeting the requirements of assigned responsibilities. 
  • Inspire employees: provide leadership to the department ensuring all department goals and objectives are met. 
  • Time management: organize and utilize time effectively to allow for completion of projects and duties and attendance in meetings all within the specified date and time.

 

Possible Positions

Positions in this department include:

  • Supervisor/Manager/Director of Grow Out Production
  • Supervisor/Manager of Live Haul
  • Procurement Production Supervisor
  • Supervisor/Manager of Feed Mills
  • Feed Ingredient Manager
  • Feed Ingredient Logistics
  • Supervisor/Manager of Breeding
  • Supervisor/Manager of Hatchery
  • Veterinarian
  • Nutritionist
  • Flock Health Specialist
  • Brood Complex Supervisor

Nancy, Growout Production Supervisor

Nancy, Growout Production Supervisor

"As one of the largest turkey producers in the world, they offer a wealth of knowledge, experience, and opportunity few companies can match."

Christine, Supervisor Grow Out

Christine, Supervisor Grow Out

"The opportunities to grow within Jennie-O Turkey Store are endless. There are many different avenues in a number of different departments. If you are a motivated individual and have the drive to succeed, Jennie-O Turkey Store is definitely the place to work."