|Company: Select Genetics||Wage: Salaried||Hours: Full-Time|
About the Opportunity:
Select Genetics has a full time, career opportunity for a Staff Veterinarian to join our turkey breeder operations in Aurora, MO, with additional coverage in IA and IL. Our operations have a well-established, operational structure for a seasoned Veterinarian to easily transition to, or a new graduate will find advantageous and supportive. This opportunity will require you to provide strong technical support to the turkey breeder and hatchery operations, in addition to our poult customers, from our multiple locations. You will be working within a large, multi-location team of production and management personnel, other Veterinarians and Specialists in our industry.
You will be responsible for helping adjust and maintain strong preventative health and biosecurity programs, through rational surveillance and monitoring protocols, as well as other audit instruments. You will also be expected to design, participate and oversee various applied research trials in production and in controlled research settings.
The Ideal Candidate Summary:
Turkey breeder production is an evolving industry. A successful candidate will come with a positive attitude, strong problem-solving skills, be self-motivated, have strong decision making, interpersonal, and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Previous experience in poultry production or related animal production field would be preferred but is not required. You will be expected to have a DVM degree from an AVMA accredited college and be eligible for licensure in multiple states.
Compensation and Benefits Eligible:
Select Genetics offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include medical insurance plans, Health Savings Account with company match, PTO, paid holidays, 401K with a 4% dollar for dollar match, continuing education and more!
Our organization is proud of a long history of success and innovation in the poultry industry. We are a family owned company who started in 1942, specializing in the production of quality, turkey poults that supplied farmers throughout the Willmar, MN area. Years of steady growth and success has resulted in the formation of Select Genetics with additional farm and hatchery locations in Missouri, Iowa, North Carolina, Virginia, and Ohio. Today, Select Genetics serves customers throughout the United States, Canada and around the world and even though we have grown a lot over the years, we are a still a small town family owned business with strong roots in farming. Our customers rely on us to provide high quality, high performing poults and eggs from our farms to theirs on every delivery.
We are guided by our Core Values:
Employee Wellbeing: Each of our employees is unique and we are committed to unlocking his or her full potential.
Innovation: The new ideas of today will define our success in the future.
Stewardship: Our decision making is focused on future decades rather than the next quarter.
Trustworthiness: We say what we’ll do and do what we say.
Excellence: Our uncompromising drive to be the best.
To Apply or Further Inquire Contact:
Michelle Falling | Talent Acquisition HR