Learn More About Careers in Pig Production

Interested in a job that allows you to work closely with farmers, but also allows you to be in the barn with pigs? Then check out a job in pig production!

Employees working in pig production perform a variety of roles – from overseeing operations within multiple barns, to working with other team members throughout the farm system to ensure that the pigs are receiving the highest quality care possible.

Pig production team members play a vital role in raising healthy adult pigs – from working with the farmer to ensure the proper resources are in place, to working with the transportation department to move pigs from barn to market as they grow.

Interested in a job in pig production ? Check out the opportunities below to find an opening in your area!

Ohio Pork Careers Pig Production

Sow Farm Team Member
Logan Pork
Experience Level: Entry Level
West Liberty, Ohio 43357
Logan County
Full-Time
419-294-3838 | recruiting@kalmbachfeeds.com

About the Role:

  • Assist with feeding, watering and movement of sows and piglets
  • Maintain specified housekeeping assignments, including power washing and disinfecting, in accordance with the provided housekeeping guidelines and expectations
  • Carry out and understand the importance of all biosecurity procedures
  • Keep accurate record keeping for breeding and farrowing of sows within a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform vaccinations and identify/provide medical treatment to maintain the health of sows
  • Process, treat, castrate and wean piglets
  • Artificially inseminate and heat check sows
  • Perform other job duties assigned that are found to be necessary

Who You Are:

  • GED or high school diploma preferred
  • Must be able to work early mornings and some weekends
  • Willing to work 8 to 10-hour shifts; average 50 hours per week
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds consecutively
  • Have a passion for livestock and agriculture
  • Able to handle multiple assignments and tasks around the farm
  • Evidence of analytical reasoning and mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Manufacturing or farm experience preferred, but not required

About the Company:

A member of the Kalmbach Feeds family, Kalmbach Swine Management (KSM) is the leading pork producer in Ohio. We entered the industry in 1985 with the purchase of a 600 head farrow to finish operation in Circleville. Through innovative management and dedicated teamwork, we have expanded our operations to include fourteen farrow-to-wean sow units housing over 30,000 animals. Aside from our Circleville location our farms are primarily distributed throughout western Ohio from Bryan to Marysville.

We are a company whose primary focus is to maximize production and lower cost in order to produce safe, wholesome pork with an emphasis on animal welfare. To accomplish this goal, we utilize innovative management strategies, comprehensive training programs, and emerging technologies. We pride ourselves as a management team which fosters an environment of integrated decision making and providing all the tools necessary to lead the industry in production and efficiency.

As we continue to grow our operation we are always looking for intelligent, hardworking, and innovative individuals who can join our team and maintain the success we have enjoyed as a company.

What You Will Enjoy:

  • In depth onboarding, training and development programs
  • Upward advancement and bonuses
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans available after 90 days
  • 401K with company match after 90 days
  • 3 weeks paid time off in first year, starts to accrue after 90 days
  • Access to company condo in Fort Meyers, Florida
  • Compensation increase after successful completion of training programs
  • Referral program bonus opportunity

Kalmbach Feeds is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each applicant for employment is considered solely based on job qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.

The information in your resume and application, including employment history, educational history and references, are subject to verification.

Pre-employment drug screen (hair and urine), physical, nicotine test and criminal background check required.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

 

 

Sow Farm Team Member
Auglaize Pork
Experience Level: Entry Level
Waynesfield, Ohio 45896
Auglaize County
Full-Time
419-294-3838 | recruiting@kalmbachfeeds.com

About the Role:

  • Assist with feeding, watering and movement of sows and piglets
  • Maintain specified housekeeping assignments, including power washing and disinfecting, in accordance with the provided housekeeping guidelines and expectations
  • Carry out and understand the importance of all biosecurity procedures
  • Keep accurate record keeping for breeding and farrowing of sows within a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform vaccinations and identify/provide medical treatment to maintain the health of sows
  • Process, treat, castrate and wean piglets
  • Artificially inseminate and heat check sows
  • Perform other job duties assigned that are found to be necessary

Who You Are:

  • GED or high school diploma preferred
  • Must be able to work early mornings and some weekends
  • Willing to work 8 to 10-hour shifts; average 50 hours per week
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds consecutively
  • Have a passion for livestock and agriculture
  • Able to handle multiple assignments and tasks around the farm
  • Evidence of analytical reasoning and mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Manufacturing or farm experience preferred, but not required

About the Company:

A member of the Kalmbach Feeds family, Kalmbach Swine Management (KSM) is the leading pork producer in Ohio. We entered the industry in 1985 with the purchase of a 600 head farrow to finish operation in Circleville. Through innovative management and dedicated teamwork, we have expanded our operations to include fourteen farrow-to-wean sow units housing over 30,000 animals. Aside from our Circleville location our farms are primarily distributed throughout western Ohio from Bryan to Marysville.

We are a company whose primary focus is to maximize production and lower cost in order to produce safe, wholesome pork with an emphasis on animal welfare. To accomplish this goal, we utilize innovative management strategies, comprehensive training programs, and emerging technologies. We pride ourselves as a management team which fosters an environment of integrated decision making and providing all the tools necessary to lead the industry in production and efficiency.

As we continue to grow our operation we are always looking for intelligent, hardworking, and innovative individuals who can join our team and maintain the success we have enjoyed as a company.

 

What You Will Enjoy:

  • In depth onboarding, training and development programs
  • Upward advancement and bonuses
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans available after 90 days
  • 401K with company match after 90 days
  • 3 weeks paid time off in first year, starts to accrue after 90 days
  • Access to company condo in Fort Meyers, Florida
  • Compensation increase after successful completion of training programs
  • Referral program bonus opportunity

Kalmbach Feeds is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each applicant for employment is considered solely based on job qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.

The information in your resume and application, including employment history, educational history and references, are subject to verification.

Pre-employment drug screen (hair and urine), physical, nicotine test and criminal background check required.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Sow Farm Team Member
Hardin Pork
Experience Level: Entry Level
Kenton, Ohio 43326
Ohio County
Full-Time and Part-Time
419-294-3838 | recruiting@kalmbachfeeds.com

About the Role:

  • Assist with feeding, watering and movement of sows and piglets
  • Maintain specified housekeeping assignments, including power washing and disinfecting, in accordance with the provided housekeeping guidelines and expectations
  • Carry out and understand the importance of all biosecurity procedures
  • Keep accurate record keeping for breeding and farrowing of sows within a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform vaccinations and identify/provide medical treatment to maintain the health of sows
  • Process, treat, castrate and wean piglets
  • Artificially inseminate and heat check sows
  • Perform other job duties assigned that are found to be necessary

Who You Are:

  • GED or high school diploma preferred
  • Must be able to work early mornings and some weekends
  • Willing to work 8 to 10-hour shifts; average 50 hours per week
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds consecutively
  • Have a passion for livestock and agriculture
  • Able to handle multiple assignments and tasks around the farm
  • Evidence of analytical reasoning and mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Manufacturing or farm experience preferred, but not required

About the Company:

A member of the Kalmbach Feeds family, Kalmbach Swine Management (KSM) is the leading pork producer in Ohio. We entered the industry in 1985 with the purchase of a 600 head farrow to finish operation in Circleville. Through innovative management and dedicated teamwork, we have expanded our operations to include fourteen farrow-to-wean sow units housing over 30,000 animals. Aside from our Circleville location our farms are primarily distributed throughout western Ohio from Bryan to Marysville.

We are a company whose primary focus is to maximize production and lower cost in order to produce safe, wholesome pork with an emphasis on animal welfare. To accomplish this goal, we utilize innovative management strategies, comprehensive training programs, and emerging technologies. We pride ourselves as a management team which fosters an environment of integrated decision making and providing all the tools necessary to lead the industry in production and efficiency.

As we continue to grow our operation we are always looking for intelligent, hardworking, and innovative individuals who can join our team and maintain the success we have enjoyed as a company.

What You Will Enjoy:

  • In depth onboarding, training and development programs
  • Upward advancement and bonuses
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans available after 90 days
  • 401K with company match after 90 days
  • 3 weeks paid time off in first year, starts to accrue after 90 days
  • Access to company condo in Fort Meyers, Florida
  • Compensation increase after successful completion of training programs
  • Referral program bonus opportunity

Kalmbach Feeds is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each applicant for employment is considered solely based on job qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.

The information in your resume and application, including employment history, educational history and references, are subject to verification.

Pre-employment drug screen (hair and urine), physical, nicotine test and criminal background check required.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

 

 

Sow Farm Team Member
Noble Pork
Experience Level: Entry Level
Middle Point, Ohio 45863
Noble County
Full-Time
419-294-3838 | recruiting@kalmbachfeeds.com

About the Role:

  • Assist with feeding, watering and movement of sows and piglets
  • Maintain specified housekeeping assignments, including power washing and disinfecting, in accordance with the provided housekeeping guidelines and expectations
  • Carry out and understand the importance of all biosecurity procedures
  • Keep accurate record keeping for breeding and farrowing of sows within a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform vaccinations and identify/provide medical treatment to maintain the health of sows
  • Process, treat, castrate and wean piglets
  • Artificially inseminate and heat check sows
  • Perform other job duties assigned that are found to be necessary

 

Who You Are:

  • GED or high school diploma preferred
  • Must be able to work early mornings and some weekends
  • Willing to work 8 to 10-hour shifts; average 50 hours per week
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds consecutively
  • Have a passion for livestock and agriculture
  • Able to handle multiple assignments and tasks around the farm
  • Evidence of analytical reasoning and mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Manufacturing or farm experience preferred, but not required

 

About the Company:

A member of the Kalmbach Feeds family, Kalmbach Swine Management (KSM) is the leading pork producer in Ohio. We entered the industry in 1985 with the purchase of a 600 head farrow to finish operation in Circleville. Through innovative management and dedicated teamwork, we have expanded our operations to include fourteen farrow-to-wean sow units housing over 30,000 animals. Aside from our Circleville location our farms are primarily distributed throughout western Ohio from Bryan to Marysville.

We are a company whose primary focus is to maximize production and lower cost in order to produce safe, wholesome pork with an emphasis on animal welfare. To accomplish this goal, we utilize innovative management strategies, comprehensive training programs, and emerging technologies. We pride ourselves as a management team which fosters an environment of integrated decision making and providing all the tools necessary to lead the industry in production and efficiency.

As we continue to grow our operation we are always looking for intelligent, hardworking, and innovative individuals who can join our team and maintain the success we have enjoyed as a company.

 

What You Will Enjoy:

  • In depth onboarding, training and development programs
  • Upward advancement and bonuses
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans available after 90 days
  • 401K with company match after 90 days
  • 3 weeks paid time off in first year, starts to accrue after 90 days
  • Access to company condo in Fort Meyers, Florida
  • Compensation increase after successful completion of training programs
  • Referral program bonus opportunity

 

Kalmbach Feeds is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each applicant for employment is considered solely based on job qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.

The information in your resume and application, including employment history, educational history and references, are subject to verification.

Pre-employment drug screen (hair and urine), physical, nicotine test and criminal background check required.

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

 

 

Wean to Finish Barn Operator
Premier Solutions
Experience Level: Entry Level
Melvin, Ohio 45177
Full-Time
(937) 584-2454 |

The Wean to Finish Barn Operator plays an important role in the oversight and performance of a designated barn for mid-sized to full-sized pigs, also known as wean to finish. This hands-on role includes all aspects of animal care, animal transport, facility repair and farm maintenance. The Wean to Finish Barn Operator will sort pigs, transport pigs from one barn to another, manage feed and inventory of supplies, maintain a clean environment, perform routine maintenance and repairs, all while ensuring optimal animal well-being. The ideal candidate should have the desire to learn how to work with and care for pigs, maintenance knowledge, trucking experience, strong leadership, and problem solving skills. This job will require work on weekends and holidays.