Hatchery Worker - Beresford, SD

Job description

As a Hatchery Worker you will work with team members fulfilling responsibilities for hatch preparation in a turkey hatchery.  Your ability to handle moderate physical work along with working in a fast-paced environment will be necessary in the handling of eggs and general functional duties.  The challenge of performing repetitive work and standing for extended periods of time are required to complete everyday tasks.  Bringing a desire to learn the proper handling for the safety of the birds and cleaning will lead to your success in this role.

What are your main tasks and responsibilities?

  • Work with team members in egg handling, hatch preparation, hatches and general clean up
  • Maintain proper handling for safety of the birds
  • Meet all of the operating procedures as outlined by company policy
  • Shift starting times vary between 4:00 am and 7:00 am depending on hatch days
  • Regular work shifts are Monday to Friday approximately 40 to 45 hours per week

Your profile

  • Ability to handle moderate physical work; lifting up to 30 – 40 lbs
  • Must be able to complete repetitive work and standing for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and work under pressure
  • Must be able to perform tasks with limited supervision
  • Proven reliability in work attendance and willingness to give best effort

What we offer you

In our world, passionate people are making a difference and helping to produce safe, nutritious food. At Hendrix Genetics you will have the opportunity to apply your education, skills, and knowledge to help solve real problems in a constantly evolving, fast-paced business environment. We value your collaborative approach, creativity, and initiative as part our global team of more than 2800 people working in different locations around the world. You will work with some of the very best and brightest people in their field as we do our part to help feed a hungry planet.

You will work in an environment based on respect, trust, and recognition. You will have the opportunity to shape your own career by working locally or internationally with colleagues from around the globe. We believe in your personal development and provide on the job training, continuing education, industry programs, and challenging work. There is a continuous focus on programs to ensure the company’s organizational, intercultural, management and industry leadership.

We truly believe in Better Breeding Today. Brighter Life Tomorrow.

If you feel that your personal skills and experience match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your cover letter, together with a Curriculum Vitae.

This job is located in Beresford, South Dakota, USA.

If you have questions about this recruitment please contact Hugo Villegas at 1-833-578-2740 or by email to recruit.usa@hendrix-genetics.com.

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The Business Unit Turkeys develops products that consistently meet and exceed the expectations of our clients around the globe. With roughly half of the world's turkey genetics, we are a global leader. Discover more on the Business Unit Turkeys on our website www.hendrix-genetics.com.