Spg Technical Manager
Job DescriptionSummary:Standardize and monitor boar stud processes related to boar management and semen quality. ?Support SPG production and technical team, as well as SFD sow production with reproduction related advice and data. ?Evaluate application of new equipment and/or processes for semen production. ?Work with teams in the disciplines of genetics, production, and research to provide semen of high quality and genetic merit.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:?Manage semen QAQC program including on stud processes, Smithfield Laboratory, and external benchmarking.?Update technical procedures, provide training, and measure implementation.?Manage input supply toxicity, testing and quality assurance and ISO programs.?Work with genetic and research teams to develop and implement commercial level genetic gain.?Help development and update Boar Stud SOP's?Other duties as assignedJob Requirements:Minimum requirement of a Master's Degree or PhD in Reproduction or related fieldMust meet SPG Biosecurity guidelinesHog experience including boar stud experience a plusKnowledge of all Microsoft Office programsStrong written and verbal communication skills?Knowledge of some basic statistical software packages and SQL code is preferredAbility to lift up to 50 lbs.Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with DisabilitiesApply for this job.