Associate Hog Buyer - Logansport Plant
This position is responsible for handling livestock. Duties include: Sort count weigh tattoo and pen all animals in a hog yard environment; book local hog deliveries and keep accurate booking schedule for maintaining plant slaughter operations; learn grade and yield kill sheet information weight docks and other buying procedures; act as a station relief buyer in absence of manager for training and vacation relief.
Education: BS degree in Animal Science or Agriculture preferred.
Experience: Previous swine experience preferred.
Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written skills are beneficial.
Special Skills: Must be highly motivated in running a successful business.
Travel: Overnight travel.
Relocation Assistance Eligible:Yes
A Shift (United States of America)
Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.
Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
We provide our team members and their families with paid time off; 401(k) plans; affordable health, life, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; and more.
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