|Company: Select Genetics||Wage: Hourly||Hours: Full-Time|
Select Genetics is the world’s largest supplier of quality turkey poults, representing more than 70 years of industry leadership in poultry genetics, biotechnology, agriculture, and engineering. We use our expertise in these areas to provide the highest quality eggs and poults (baby turkeys) at the greatest value to integrated food marketing companies, our own commercial production farms and independent turkey growers.
The Opportunity: Service Room Team Members
The Willmar, MN Hatchery hatches over 150 Million poults every year! We have full-time, benefit eligible openings in our Service Room, where poults receive several treatments through automated equipment before they are supplied to our farmers. These treatments and processes allow our birds to grow optimally and healthy.
Responsibilities of Service Room Team Members:
- Performing several services on poults (day old baby turkeys) such as: toe/claw treatments, desnooding of beaks using automated robotic machines, counting birds, handling live birds and placing in robotic machines for processes, and removing deceased birds from the area.
- Will be expected to keep work areas clean and rotate cleaning duties with team members
- Must be physically able to stand up to 2 hours at a time and lift up to 40 lbs
- Must be willing to follow important bio-security procedures
- Will be working closely with other service team members – must respect and get along with coworkers
- Must be able and willing to handle live poults – baby turkeys
- Must be able to work through repetition of tasks
- Reliability is extremely important!
- Must be willing to work major holidays as needed
Schedule and Wages/Compensation:
- The hatchery service room operates 4 days/week: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Friday (NO weekends – Wednesdays we do not hatch)
- Service Room Team must be able to start at 6:20AM – 5:30PM/6:00PM up to 8:00PM until daily hatch is completed **end times can vary based on hatching cycles
- Hourly wage plus Benefits eligible include: Medical Insurance, Dental, Vision, 401K with 4% company match, Disability and Life Insurance paid by company, Holiday pay, PTO accrual eligible, Health Savings Account available to save pre-tax dollars for medical expenses with a company match.
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Jami Halliday | HR Recruiter