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Live Production - Poultry & Swine

Director of Sow Production  ,   
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Live Production - Poultry & Swine

One of the largest pork powerhouses in the country is seeking a Director of Sow Production for their IN and NC operations. They require someone to play a hands-on role to implement stringent compliance of protocols to ensure that quality is met. This role will involve travel, as you will work closely with contract growers, overseeing performance. This role reports to the VP of Production.

Why You'll Love This Job:
    Competitive salary + performance bonus
    Benefits including medical, dental, prescription coverage, short-term disability, life insurance as well as paid time off and educational assistance.
    401K company match and profit sharing

What You Will Do In This Role:
    Participate in selection, on-boarding and development of future team members.
    Monitor production and financial budgets, holding team accountability
    Work closely with HR for hiring, team member relations and discipline, as well as communicate policy changes to production leaders
    Ensure open communication and good relations between farm staff, management, other departments, external and internal customers and suppliers
    Review individual team performance plans and maintaining team accountability
    Work closely with the vet team to ensure herd health and well-being
    Participate in SOP development and execution
    Audit performance to ensure timely and efficient use of policies and programs.
    Adhere to continuous improvement practices to create more efficient processes
    Participate in development and execution of succession plans for the leadership team
    Conduction employee reviews, participate in team member coaching and development activities, and raise the bar on excellence.

The Ideal Candidate Must Have:
    A  BS or equivalent from four-year college or degree from an accredited technical school
    A minimum of five years related leadership experience and/or training.
    In-depth knowledge of pork production processes
    Must be able to work well in a high paced environment
    Must possess a valid driver's license

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