Holden Farms strives to be the most progressive, innovative, and collaborative pork producer in the nation. At Holden Farms we pride ourselves on teamwork, personal growth, and opportunity. If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career and enjoy working with animals check out Holden Farms today! Title: Sow Farm Manager Description:Sow Farm Manager reports to Sow Farm Supervisor and provides leadership to sow farm employees to reach farm and company goals. Hours:Generally – Monday-Friday 6:30am-4:00pm; times may vary based on business needs Rotating Weekend and Holiday Schedule Required Compensation:Salary, competitive based on experience, quarterly bonuses, plus we offer anexcellent benefits package Essential Job Functions:Communicate and promote Holden Farm’s core values and goals to employeesManage and provide leadership to up to 20 employees on sow farmEffectively collaborate with Sow Farm Supervisors, and other Management team members to reach farm and company goalsUnderstand, follow and uphold Holden Farms Biosecurity ProgramsPerform all planning, goal-setting and scheduling for sow farmInterview and assist in finding new talentParticipate in onboarding and lead new hire trainingAdminister employee performance evaluationsEncourage employee development by identifying opportunities for growth within sow farms and companyImplement new ideas, and changes to obtain desired resultsUpdate and maintain accurate farm records and reports Qualifications:1 year experience in management of 5 or more employeesBachelor Degree in Management a plusExperience with Microsoft Word and ExcelNo previous experience working with pigs required, training will be provided Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate othersStrong written and verbal communication skills, with ability to have difficult conversations and achieve desired resultsExcellent troubleshooting and problem solving skillsAbility to lead others in high demand situationsStrong interest in working with animals with a desire to learn and self-developStrong interest in team building and staff developmentOrganized with strong attention to detailSelf-motivated and hard-working Benefits:Medical, Dental and VisionLife Insurance401(k) + Company ContributionProfit SharingShort Term Disability/Long Term DisabilityPaid HolidaysPTOFree Hog YearlyMuch More! Ready to start your career with Holden Farms? NOTE: This job description in not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Position may involve travel and non-standard business hours.Apply for this job.