General Labor

Life-Science Innovations
Blomkest, MN
United States
Category
Job Description

Gorans Brothers is looking to fill a full-time position for General Labor: Turkey Grower. Here at Gorans Brothers we value our employees and their needs because each and every employee is a vital part of our team. We are a family owned and operated turkey farm, feed mill, and cropping operation with flexible hours and great benefits. The Turkey Grower position is primarily responsible for daily turkey grower barn chores and reporting to the Grower Supervisor. We are looking for highly motivated people who desire to work on a turkey farm that values excellent character and work ethic in the Willmar area.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Meet expectations on the Level 2 Skill Assessment
  • Complete checklist with daily, weekly, monthly tasks
  • Communicate effectively with Grower Supervisor
  • Communicate with Maintenance Manager with needed repairs and materials.
  • Follow bio-security policy and animal welfare practices.
  • Follow safety procedures
  • Champion overall bird health and livability
  • Cooperate with other growers
  • Pick up mortality and keep accurate records
  • Ensure birds have feed and water at all times, order feed as needed
  • Maintain barn conditions – bedding, tilling, etc.
  • Adjust barn climate – temperature, curtains, fans, ventilation, etc.
  • Maintain a clean environment – barns, service rooms, feed tanks, yard, barn equipment, etc.
  • Supervise load out
  • Prepare barns for new flocks – cleanout, sweeping, disinfecting, repair, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Experience operating skid loader
  • Mechanical skills
  • Carpentry skills a plus
  • Valid Drivers License
  • U.S. work authorization (Required)

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

  • Effectively handle lifting of various objects weighing up to 80 pounds.
  • Walk, bend, kneel, lift, stretch and sit.
  • Work extended hours out of doors in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Regular weekend work is required.

Disclaimer: This job description may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the job described, and may be amended at anytime at the sole discretion of the Employer.

Company Values:

Gorans Brothers, Inc. is a family-owned integrated farm business producing the highest quality, competitively priced agricultural products. The people at Gorans Brothers embody the following core values:

  • Humility
  • Dependability
  • Versatility
  • Do the right thing
  • Treat everyone with respect

Benefits:

  • Gorans Brothers pays 100% of the medical insurance premium for the employee. Spouse and family insurance is paid by the employee if coverage is desired.
  • HSA is available.
  • Up to 4% 401k match
  • Profit sharing
  • PTO after six months
  • Paid life insurance for employees
  • Dental and Vison insurance available

 

Apply Online or to Further Inquire, Contact: 

 

Laura Orsten | Talent Acquisition 

[email protected]

320-222-9524