Gestation Specialst

The Gestation Specialist serves as a leader and manager to other employees in the gestation and gilt developer barns.

Duties include:

  • Monitoring production performance
  • Managing electronic sow feeding software
  • Tracking gilt and sow flow for proper pen management
  • Breeding sows and gilts
  • Adapting and learning new technologies, and more 

Gilt Development Specialist

You will work alongside the barn manager and current employees to perform daily chores and animal care at a 4,400 head gilt development and gestation facilities.

Duties include:

  • Exposing oldest gilts daily to a boar and tracking observed heat dates
  • Keeping accurate records
  • Monitoring and assisting with ventilation management
  • Managing feed budgets
  • Identifying disease challenges, and more