Farm Manager 2 - Little Wabash (Mt. Erie, IL) Pay Grade E08
DESCRIPTION: Directing operations of the farm and farm employees. Responsibilities include but aren't limited to:
*Training and evaluating employees in the maintenance of facilities, attending livestock, and breeding and farrowing sows.
*Recommending or initiating personnel actions, such as promotions, transfers, discharges, and disciplinary actions.
*Recommending measures to improve production methods, efficiencies, and equipment performance
*Documenting accurate livestock inventory of all departments including, gestation, breeding, farrowing, and nursery.
*Monitoring supplies & materials w/ in budget.
*Initiating or suggesting plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
*Monitoring any maintenance issues & follow-up to insure completion.
*Interpreting company policy and specifications to employees and enforces safety regulations.
*Establishing or adjusting work procedures to meet production schedules.
*Adjusting controls to regulate air flow/temperature in barns.
*Analyzing and resolving work problems, or assisting workers in solving work problems.
*Performing same duties as employees as needed in farrowing, breeding, and nursery.