Herdsman / Herd Manager (KH-6576)
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?- Ability to interact and work in all aspects of dairy operations.- Excellent communications, organization skills and bilingual in Spanish/English- General knowledge of concepts of animal husbandry, animal nutrition, reproduction, milk quality, and records- Ability to communicate with management and all employees- Ability to observe and share information to teammates- Proficient in using standard dairy and office programs- Be a team player, help collaborate, resolve issues, and implement solutions?JOB DESCRIPTION:?Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is representing a large Texas searching for a Herdsman / Herd Manager for their operation. This position will report to Owner and General Manager. Duties are as follows: Coordinate and assist in all animal treatments.?Assist?with Reproductive team with head detection and Artificial insemination of cows and heifers. Assist with?mastitis?culturing and analyze results for treatment. Assist with weekly herd checks and appropriate reproduction protocols. Assist with treatment of all animals completed within standard operation procedures of the dairy operation. Assist and follow the procedures to maintain the highest levels of animal welfare practices. Consult and collaborate with key consulting partners including vet, nutritionist, and?AI?staff.?Perform?data entry as needed to maintain quality records. Interact with both employees and animals in a safe and ethical environment. Maintain a valid driver?s license.?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.?To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # and contact: Kirk C. HansenHansen Agri-PlacementP. O. Box 1172Grand Island, NE 68802Phone:? firstname.lastname@example.org??Apply for this job.