PULLET CREW SUPERVISOR

Operations Management (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Marshville, North Carolina


Description

Position at Pilgrim's

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Responsible for the movement of pullets, field vaccinations and medication, and hen productivity. May also include gathering and transportation of eggs and hatchability.

 

 Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Inspects farms for compliance with contract and cooperative agreement standards.
  • Advises farmers on development programs to assist in producing quality poultry products.
  • Supervise team members including forklift drivers, catchers and vaccinators at the grower location.
  • Responsible for maintaining daily moving and vaccination records.
  • Maintain a positive communication with the contract rowers during on the farm activities.
  • Maintain the safest possible work environment as well as implement safe work practices and rules.
  • Assist with catching, loading, and stacking coops on pallets.
  • Preform other crew functions such as vaccinating chicks, operating pullet moving trucks, forklifts, and paneling of trucks as needed.
  • Responsible for monitoring and communicating with contract crew.
  • Weighs, handles and fleshes pullets, hens and males.
  • Tracks and analyzes hen productivity.
  • May collect and transport eggs and track hatchability.
  • May schedule and train other employees.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS


Educational Requirements:

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent (GED).  Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.


Experience:

  • Typically requires greater than 2 up to 5 years of DIRECTLY RELATED experience.
  • Working knowledge in poultry moving operations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with growers and employees.
  • Ability to analyze and resolve operational and mechanical problems
  • Working knowledge in poultry vaccination operations.


Certificates, Licenses, Registration:

Current driver's license and good driving record.

 

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled