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.
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.
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