Smithfield Foods, Inc.
Summary: Manages contract farms (200,000 wean to finish spaces) in the efficient production of weaned pigs and market hogs at the lowest cost by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate managers and supervisors. Three direct reports. Position includes cell phone stipend, laptop and company vehicle. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned. \u2022 Ensures that all areas of production follow prescribed company policies and guidelines. \u2022 Counsels Territory Managers in proper production techniques and handling of grower situations through timely and regularly scheduled visits. \u2022 Maintains regular contact with growers and provides timely communication and interaction to build and maintain business relationship. \u2022 Maintains accurate records of production. \u2022 Monitors and controls cull rates, replacements rates, and inventories. \u2022 Ensures proper care of animals. \u2022 Ensures production standards of quality and uniform weight are maintained. Monitors and maintains production goals. \u2022 Evaluates performance of all subordinates. \u2022 Ensures subordinates are properly trained to perform their respective responsibilities and receive promotional opportunities as appropriate. \u2022 Represents the company appropriately by maintaining professionalism in actions and appearance. \u2022 Ensures preventive maintenance programs are performed and that facilities are maintained. \u2022 Trains subordinates\u2019 in the understanding, development, and tracking of budgets. \u2022 Establishes meaningful production goals and assists subordinates in goal setting. \u2022 Reports and explains monthly and quarterly production and performance and explains deficiencies, if any. Insures that all company policies, (including EMS, AWMS and BMS) are followed by all employees.
Smithfield Foods, Inc.
Website : http://www.smithfieldfoods.com
From our small town beginning in Smithfield, Virginia, Smithfield Foods has grown into a global food company with a presence in 12 countries. Regardless of the size and scope of our business, we always conduct ourselves with respect for our animals, communities, customers, employees and the environment. Our philosophy has served us well and we are committed to providing Good food. Responsibly.® so you can confidently share great meals and memories with family and friends.