Animal Production Worker/Barn & Farm Worker/Animal Technician I - III, $1,500 bonus.
Posted on: September 25, 2022
This position works as part of a team caring for production animals
(goats, sheep, rabbits) in a large production farm setting.
Responsibilities include feeding and watering, cleaning cages, pens
and yards, conducting health assessments and providing health
treatments such routine medications and vaccinations, trimming
hooves and other animal husbandry tasks. Position also includes
antibody production tasks such as immunizing animals, drawing blood
samples, maintaining supply inventories, and computerized
We offer a training program in animal care and production
operations. As a production facility, we require above-average
attention to detail and ability to read and understand written
technical documents. We expect a high standard of animal care and
diligent compliance with animal welfare regulations.
Full time with great benefits, rotating weekends may be required.
This may be a Monday-Friday, Tuesday-Saturday or Weds-Sunday shift.
Coverage for weekends and holidays is normally rotated among all
team members. Some overtime is occasionally needed.
Hourly rate may be higher for those candidates with relevant
Health, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D insurances
6% 401(k) match
18 vacation/PTO days plus 11 paid holidays
Employee assistance program
Job Type: Full-time
High school diploma or equivalent
Experience with large animals is helpful but not required.
Ability to understand technical documents and work instructions
Ability to work in a team as well as independently
Ability to repetitively manipulate feeding scoops, cleaning
brushes, hoof trimmers, syringes, etc.
Ability to operate a tractor or skidsteer is a plus.
Basic computer skills required for data entry and
Ability to frequently lift 50 lbs and restrain live animals up to
Exposure to all weather and temperature extremes.
Keywords: SDIX, New England , Animal Production Worker/Barn & Farm Worker/Animal Technician I - III, $1,500 bonus., Professions , Windham, Northeast
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