Egg Gatherer

Posted on: 02 18, 2016

Hatchery Division- Oakwood Ohio
Position: Egg Gatherer
Location: Hatchery
Reports To: Breeder Farm Manager FLSA
Status: Non-Exempt

Objective/Summary of Position: To gather all eggs as directed and maintain barns in a neat and orderly fashion.

Physical Requirements: For the physical requirements of this job, please see Human Resources.

Major Responsibilities/Essential Functions of Job:
1. Follow all sanitation guidelines exactly
2. Performs daily routine of:
A. Gathers eggs
B. Exercise turkeys
C. Wash waterers
D. Check & clean feeders
E. Removes dead birds/record mortality
F. Removes cull turkeys to cull pen
3. Insemination – assist with:
A. Catches birds
B. Runs birds up ramp
C. Proper set up & tear down of AI area
4. Keeps barns neat and clean
A. Spreads straw
B. Keeps aisles clean
C. Clean & organize anteroom
D. Removes feathers & manure from nests
5. Helps w/clean out & set up
6. Must be reliable & dependable
7. Team Member Participation
8. Maintains safe work habits & a positive safety attitude
9. Demonstrates quality workmanship in all responsibilities
10. Performs related work as apparent or assigned
11. Maintains a cooperative attitude toward managers and other team members
12. Maintains a good attendance record and reports to work on time
13. Maintains an active and interested performance level