Learn More About Careers in Farm Transport

Whether it’s transporting pigs from one barn to another, transporting feed from the mill to the farm, or washing trucks and trailers in the garage, team members who specialize in farm transport make all the moving pieces come together efficiently. If you enjoy a diverse work environment, working with your hands, or traveling, consider a job in farm transport!

Farm transport team members play an integral role in safely moving pork from farm to table by providing transportation between the farm, feed mill and market facilities. Team members specializing in farm transport are also responsible for cleaning equipment to keep pigs and employees healthy, and ensure equipment is running smoothly.

Want to start a new job in farm transport? Check out the opportunities below to find an opening in your area!

Ohio Pork Careers Farm Transport

Class A CDL - Livestock Transport Specialist
Hord Family Farms
Experience Level: 2+ Years
Bucyrus, Ohio 44820
Crawford County
Full Time
4195625934 | [email protected]

Who We Are:

The HORD team, nationally known for our world class pig production, is currently looking for an experienced Class A CDL driver to add to our livestock transportation team.  Headquartered in Bucyrus, OH, this essential position offers training on livestock movement, a supportive team-focused atmosphere, and the opportunity to be home every night.

A Day in the Life:

Our livestock transport specialists generally work M-F, ensuring you have evenings and weekends for family time (some flexibility is required based on load schedules and optimal temperatures for transport of animals).  Primary responsibilities include:

  • Transporting baby pigs weaned from their mothers at our sow farms to our contract grow-to-finish farms within a 75 mile radius
  • Assisting with loading and unloading of animals
  • Ensuring trailers are properly bedded to provide a safe and healthy environment for the animals being moved
  • Washing trailers to maintain our high standards for cleanliness and herd safety

What You Need:

  • Candidates must not currently own or have routine contact with non-Hord pigs
  • Ability to lift 55 lbs., climb, bend, and sit for extended periods of time—this role is best for energetic drivers who enjoy varied movement and rest periods and interacting with animals
  • Time management skills to ensure loads move on schedule
  • A high level of respect for team members and animals
  • Impeccable record of reliability/dependability
  • Willingness to learn and carry out complex instructions effectively
  • Basic knowledge of Windows, Excel, and email functions
  • Class A CDL required and clean driving record a must
  • Minimum 2 years driving experience

Your Rewards:

  • Wages starting at $25/hour ($65,000 annually)
    • Opportunities to haul fully grown hogs to our processing partners available for those interested in longer-haul loads, compensated at a higher rate
  • Paid vacation after 6 months; personal days, and holidays upon hire
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance (at less than $20/pay for our base plan)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Financial planning assistance
  • Recruitment bonus opportunities

We look forward to talking to you more in depth about the opportunities at HORD!

Livestock Transportation Specialist
Hord Family Farms
Experience Level: 2+ Years
Bucyrus, Ohio 44820
Crawford County
Full Time
419-562-5934 | [email protected]

Who We Are:

The HORD team, nationally known for our world class pig production, is currently looking for individuals to add to our livestock transportation team.  These positions offer full training, recognition for high performance, and a supportive team-focused atmosphere.

A Day in the Life:

This key position generally works M-F between 5am and 3pm.  Some flexibility is required based on load schedules and optimal temperatures for transport during times of extreme heat in the summer or extreme cold in the winter.  Livestock Transport Specialists are primarily responsible for:

  • Transporting pigs from sow farms to grow-to-finish farms
  • Assisting with loading and unloading
  • Performing general maintenance
  • Washing trailers to maintain our high standards for cleanliness and herd safety

What You Need:

  • Candidates must not currently own or have routine contact with non-Hord pigs.
  • Ability to lift 55 lbs., climb, bend, and sit for extended periods of time
  • Time management skills to ensure loads move on schedule
  • Display a high level of respect to team members and animals
  • Desire and ability to work in a fast-paced, physically strenuous environment
  • Impeccable record of reliability/dependability
  • Willingness to learn and carry out complex instructions effectively
  • Basic knowledge of Windows, Excel, and email functions
  • Class A CDL required and clean driving record a must
  • Minimum 2 years driving experience

Your Rewards:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Paid vacation after 6 months, personal days, and holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance (at less than $20/pay for our base plan)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Financial planning assistance
  • Recruitment bonus

We look forward to talking to you more in depth about the opportunities at HORD!

Truck Wash Supervisor
Premier Solutions
Experience Level: 2+ Years
Sabina, Ohio 45169
Full-Time
(937) 584-2454 |

Under the direct supervision of the Production Supervisor, this experienced position is responsible for supervising employees, and maintaining facilities, at the Sabina and Melvin Truck Wash facilities. The Truck Wash Supervisor plays an integral role in ensuring that all washing and sanitizing protocols are followed by employees, in addition to driving equipment from truck wash locations, and ensuring a safe working environment. The ideal candidate has related work experience, a strong work ethic, and the ability to work in a deadline driven environment. Interested applicants must have a flexible work schedule and the ability to work weekends, as needed.

Truck Wash Team Member
Premier Solutions - Melvin Feed Plant
Experience Level: Entry Level
Wilmington, Ohio 45177
First or second shift, candidate must be flexible.
(937) 584-2411 |

This entry-level position is responsible for washing and sanitizing animal transport vehicles and trailers between uses and performing general maintenance and cleaning for truck wash facilities. The Truck Wash Team Member follows frequent deadlines and scheduling, utilizes high pressure washing equipment and performs other general duties. Interested applicants should have a strong work ethic, attention to detail, ability to work well with little supervision and enjoy working on their feet. Previous on-farm experience is not required; employer will provide on-site training.