Learns, demonstrates knowledge and skills,
and becomes certified in all aspects of company systems and the pork industry
standards. This position functions under
the supervision of the appropriate department leader while performing all duties
and responsibilities as a learning/development process.
demonstrates capability/knowledge and becomes certified in all farm
department areas including fulfilling all the requirements and
responsibilities listed under the Breeding/Farrowing and Nursery/Finishing
- Gains a solid
understanding of and ability to implement company systems such as pig
production processes, animal flow, farm health, genetics, husbandry, etc.
- Performs and
masters all hourly jobs under supervision.
Becomes certified in each job after showing competence and
skill/understanding in each.
- Works as a
team player in the accomplishment of daily work requirements and farm
- Develops and
establishes rapport/relationships with all personnel and management.
- Develops and
prepares required reports on experiences encountered and addresses/shares
opportunities for improvement.
other duties and responsibilities as defined by management according to
- Responsible for
being in compliance with all environmental laws and procedures to which Smithfield
Incumbent will be
responsible for understanding and complying with company IPS, biosecurity,
animal welfare, and EMS policies and procedures in the performance of their job
Report all environmental, animal care, and
biosecurity issues immediately to their supervisor.
- Perform the responsibilities as the acting HOD as
needed by management
- Be on call to work in emergency situations such as
alarm calls, inclement weather, power outages, personnel shortages, and
- Responsible for progression in the Manager Training
development program. Report any issue that interferes with completion of
development program to Human Resources.
- Perform necropsy to collect tissue samples needed
- Read and
understand the company’s emergency notification process and will be
responsible for reviewing that policy at their work site.