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Field Service Representative – Broilers – Arcadia, WI

Position Summary

POSITION SUMMARY

The Field Service Representative is responsible for working with contract broiler growers to obtain maximum quality and optimal production costs.  Responsible for maintaining a working relationship with broiler growers to insure production of high quality broilers to the processing plant.

Expectations

EXPECTATIONS – all Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.
  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.
  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma, and participates in or supports the E$P program
  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks.  Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization.
  • Follows all company animal welfare guidelines.

Essential Duties

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

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Directs contract growers in poultry husbandry according to Gold’n Plump procedures and Broiler Grower Agreement, maintaining a good working relationship and optimal performance to meet or exceed goals. Enforces Bio-Security Requirements with contract growers.   Handles grower complaints and issues in a diplomatic manner.

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Responsible for locating, diagnosing and responding to production, performance and bird health problems along with weekly or more frequent visits to buildings.  Collects relevant production data.  Holds periodic visits to the processing plant.

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Effectively communicates with accounting, scheduling, hatchery, feed mill, live haul, processing plant and breeder personnel to attain high quality broiler production.  Maintains good communication between contract growers and GNP Company to promote the best interest of the company.

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Responsible for reviewing grower production cost and bird performance on a flock to flock basis.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s Degree required in Agriculture, Animal Science or Business
  • 2 years relevant/ equivalent experience.
  • Must have valid Class C driver’s license and good driving record.
  • Ability to work in dusty working conditions.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Good computer skills including experience in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Position Summary

POSITION SUMMARY

The Field Service Representative is responsible for working with contract broiler growers to obtain maximum quality and optimal production costs.  Responsible for maintaining a working relationship with broiler growers to insure production of high quality broilers to the processing plant.