Herd Manager (KH-7605)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not be able to reply to you if your resume does not meet the position requirements. There is NO closing date. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. You must be currently authorized to work in the US to be considered for this position.?QUALIFICATIONS:?MUST HAVE CURRENT DAIRY EXPERIENCE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION?- Strong Herd Health?- Management skills- Parlor experience- Spanish a plus- Strong data collection / interpretation skills- Breeding skills- Nutrition and TMR knowledge- Inventory and Supply experience?JOB DESCRIPTION:?Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is representing a progressive dairy located in Missouri who is searching for a well qualified, Hands-on Herd Manager for their operation. Successful candidate will be responsible overseeing 15 employees and ensuring that all procedures and protocols are followed and daily tasks are completed correctly and in a timely manner. Must be proficient in data collection and interpretation, including herd and milking software programs. Be able to recognize, diagnose and administer animal health and wellness remedies; assist with breeding management; assist with nutrition monitoring and planning for the milking herds; demonstrate sound health and safety management, and assist with staff development and training. Also responsible for maintaining the parlor and associated milking facilities to defined standards. Will work with Veterinarian, Nutritionist, Vendors, and maintain inventory and supplies. Spanish is not required but would be a plus.?ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.?Apply for this job.