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Boar Stud Swine Tech | Danville, IA

We are seeking candidates to fill one full time opening as a Boar Stud Swine Tech to work at our Long Creek Boar Stud Facility near Danville, Iowa.

This position will have a variety of duties including the daily care, health and maintenance of animals within Long Creek.   This position is primarily responsible for the collection of semen from boars along with moving animals within the facility, vaccinations, record keeping and related activities.

The person selected for this position must:

  1. Be able to follow safety rules and bio-security regulations setup by TriOak Foods.
  2. Must enjoy working with swine, be able to work in a swine production facility environment and be able to learn the collection process.
  3. Must have basic knowledge of, or be willing to learn proper swine husbandry skills.
  4. Must be self-motivated and be able to work unsupervised.
  5. Must be able to plan ahead, be proactive and be detailed oriented.
  6. Must be physically capable of lifting 75 lbs.
  7. Be able to work together with co-workers and managers in order to promote teamwork.
  8. Must have good attendance.
  9. Perform other duties assigned by your supervisor or management.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified, please contact Tracy Jones (515-221-8436) or submit an application online.

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Finishing Production Manager | Oakville, IA

TriOak Foods is seeking candidates to fill a Finishing Production Manager Position located in Oakville, Iowa.

Nature of Position:  

Finishing Production Manager is responsible for planning, coordinating, and monitoring all wean to finish operations including its assets and employees. This position will supervise the Finishing Regional Managers, and partner with the various other aspects of live production i.e., Sow Production, Milling & Nutrition, Vet Services etc. They will be responsible for ensuring safety, execution, direction, and coordination of all wean to finish matters within the organization. This includes, managing budgets, directing teams, setting, and achieving production goals, and ensuring that all legal requirements are met. This person must utilize communication, problem solving, and time management skills to effectively lead these areas.

Essential Duties:

  1. Direction of all wean to finish activities.
  2. Manage, coach, train and develop staff.
  3. Ensure SOP requirements are implemented and maintained.
  4. Develop new strategies to streamline processes and reduce cost.
  5. Responsible for developing production budgets, expense budgets, and capitol planning.
  6. Monitor operations to ensure compliance with administrative policies, procedures, safety regulations, and contracts.
  7. Promote safe work activities by promoting a safety culture, conducting audits and meeting with individual staff members when necessary.
  8. Direct and coordinate activities of operations department to obtain best use of equipment, facilities, and human resources.
  9. Perform metrics reporting and data analysis tasks to identify issues and opportunities to process improvements.
  10. Management of contract relationships and company owned and managed sites.
  11. Seek advances in technology to improve workplace processes.
  12. Assure that TriOak Farms are always TriOak Proud and in compliance with regulatory requirements.
  13. Timely communication of the status of production targets.
  14. Facilitate timely actions in response to any external or internal audits.

Job Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Animal Science, Agricultural Business, or related field.
  • 7 + years of experience working in animal agriculture.
  • Dependable, self-motivated, and willing to work independently.
  • Effective at solving problems and making decisions as needed.
  • Proven experience as a self-starter and takes initiative.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, managers, owners, and internal customers.
  • Proven experience in staying organized and maintaining focus on critical deadlines.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Professional oral and written communication skills.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified, please contact Tracy Jones (515-221-8436) or submit an application online.

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Finishing Field Staff | Southeast IA & Central IA

We are seeking candidates to fill two full time positions as Finishing Field Staff Members – located in SE Iowa & Central Iowa.

This position will oversee finishers within that respective region.  The ability to work with contractors to achieve and maintain a win / win relationship with TriOak Foods is a must.  The person selected to this position will service and support production in approximately 60,000 pig spaces.

The Duties and Qualifications of this position include:

  • The ability to identify issues, develop potential solutions and implement corrective action within a swine production facility.
  • A good understanding of animal health and biosecurity procedures.
  • The basic knowledge of (or the ability to be trained in) proper swine husbandry skills.
  • The ability to work within a swine production facility environment on a near constant basis.
  • Must enjoy working with swine.
  • Strong communication skills that allow the individual to work on a regular basis with contractors and their employees.
  • The ability to convince contractors and their employees to change methods or their behavior to support changes within the TriOak System.
  • The ability to work unsupervised while getting daily work completed on-time as needed with a focus on details.
  • Must have basic computer skills including but not limited to Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • The ability to work safely in a physically demanding environment including the ability to lift 50 pounds, load / move market-size animals, walk through pens of animals, etc.
  • A current driver’s license and good driving record are required.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified please contact Tracy Jones at 515-221-8436 or submit an application online.

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CDL-A Feed Delivery Driver | Oakville, IA

We are looking to fill a Second Shift CDL-A Feed Delivery Driver position to be based out of Oakville, IA.

This position will be focused on delivering feed to grower sites, but responsibilities may also include hauling ingredients from suppliers to our mill as needed.  Drivers will normally work a Monday through Friday schedule.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified, please contact Tracy Jones (515-221-8436) or submit an application online.

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CDL-A Feed Delivery Driver | Bushnell, IL

We are looking to fill a CDL-A Feed Delivery Driver position to be based out of Bushnell, IL.

This position will be focused on delivering feed to grower sites, but responsibilities may also include hauling ingredients from suppliers to our mill as needed.  Drivers will normally work a Monday through Friday schedule.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified, please contact Tracy Jones (515-221-8436) or submit an application online.

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Truck Driver | Lamar, CO

TriOak Foods is looking for an experienced truck driver to work in the Lamar, Colorado area.  This position will be a full-time hourly position and will report directly to the Operations & Logistics Manager. The primary responsibilities of this position will be to transport live animals to specified farm destinations and keep company trucks in a clean and well maintained condition.

The person hired will, at times, be required to work long hours if necessary to meet the expectations of the job.  This could include nights, weekends, and holidays.

This position does not require a CDL but the person hired must have prior driving experience and must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and have a clean driving record.

TriOak Foods offers a very competitive wage.

Interested and qualified candidates please call 719-336-1111 ext. 1 for additional information or submit an application online.

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Sow Herdspersons | Clinton, IL, Lamar, CO, & Burlington, IA

TriOak Foods is seeking to hire Sow Farm Herdspersons to work at our Sunset Sow Farm located near Clinton, Illinois, our Colorado Sow Farm locations near Lamar, Colorado and our Kingston Sow Farm located near Burlington, Iowa.  These positions have a variety of duties within the sow farm operations including breeding and / or farrowing activities.  Regular responsibilities will also include daily care, feeding, processing and barn upkeep associated with our animals.

The person selected for this position must be able to:

  1. Follow safety rules and bio-security regulations setup by TriOak Foods.
  2. Effectively work with swine in our barns or be willing to learn proper swine husbandry skills.
  3. Check animals for stress, vaccinate, treat and manage sick animals as needed according to company protocols.
  4. Work safely while working with our animals including breeding, farrowing and while moving animals.
  5. Troubleshoot problems in swine production facilities and take corrective actions as needed.
  6. Complete power-washing, disinfecting and other cleanup as needed.
  7. Work unsupervised, be self-motivated and proactive.
  8. Physically capable of lifting 75 lbs.
  9. Work well with co-workers and your manager in order to complete duties as a team.
  10. Have good attendance.
  11. Perform other duties assigned by your supervisor or management.

TriOak employees receive competitive pay and a strong benefits package including medical insurance, disability insurance, paid time off, a 401k plan, profit sharing, and more.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified please submit an application online.

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Site Managers | Macomb, IL, Washington, Winfield, & Morning Sun, IA

TriOak Foods is seeking candidates to fill Site Manager positions based out of Macomb, IL area and Washington, Winfield, and Morning Sun, IA areas.

Site Managers must complete necessary steps to grow healthy pigs from weaning age until the animals are market-ready and loaded out of the barn.  This position is responsible for day-to-day “choring” of TriOak pigs in assigned contract facilities, daily care for the animals, treatment as required, and general maintenance for facilities.

Standard working day is 7:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.  Some variations to this will be required. This position is On-Call 24/7 in the event of emergency issues at an assigned farm or with our pigs.  Weekend rotation is required in this position.

TriOak employees receive competitive pay and a strong benefits package including medical insurance, disability insurance, paid time off, a 401k plan, profit sharing, and more.

If you have interest in this position and believe that you are qualified, please contact Tracy Jones (515-221-8436) or apply online.

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