Olsen Yorkshires operates a 100 head sow herd focusing on selling showpigs, breeding stock and semen. They also run small herd of cattle aimed at producing elite show steers. Located in the southeastern corner of South Dakota, this is a family run business looking for someone to assist in daily care and operations.
Essential functions of the job include but are not limited to: daily cleaning and bedding of hog pens, operating skid steer, grinding feed, hauling manure, power washing, maintenance and repair of equipment and facilities, as well as assist the manage/owner in additional tasks. Physical labor and strength required to perform daily required duties.
Full Time, Part Time or Internship positions available. Monday through Friday with some weekends required.
Qualifications that would be a good fit for this position would be knowledge of the showpig industry and ability to assist with show and sale prep, feeding of show animals, ability to weld, electrical and plumbing work. Most importantly the Livestock Farmhand must be reliable, self-motivated, and trustworthy.
This job description does not include all duties and responsibilities as new ones may be assigned at any given time.
Wages dependent on experience. Opportunity for housing as an added benefit to position.
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