Job - Assistant Manager - Poultry Layer Dept.

Job Title: Assistant Manager - Poultry Layer Dept.

Job Order #: HS-8066

Location: Iowa

Salary Range: $50000 - $55000

Commission / Bonus:

Benefits: Health Insurance + Paid Vacation

  • Demonstrated Husbandry Skills – Maintaining proper feed, water, climate and living conditions in building
  • Able to diagnose problems and determine appropriate solutions
  • Awareness and knowledge of surroundings in relation to climate, atmosphere and equipment
  • Demonstrated Supervisory experience in an ag production setting
  • Organizational Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Independent Self-Starter/Team Player
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to read, understand and effectively communicate information through writing and speaking so others will understand


Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is assisting an established AG Employer in their search for an Assistant Manager for their Poultry Layer Department at one of their Iowa locations. This Assistant Manager will follow all bio-security procedures and ensure that all care is provided with respect to customer, client and co-workers’ rights and also ensure a safe and clean work environment maintain confidentiality adhere to work schedules in completing and performing assigned tasks Duties and Responsibilities to include:

  • Overall care of birds
  • Manage and oversee daily responsibilities of Layer House People and Layer Maintenance People
  • Monitor computer for all house vitals (water, air, feed)
  • Responsible for weighing and bleeding birds
  • Oversee clean out procedures for new flocks
  • Oversee Layer bird crew activities
  • Collect, compile and distribute production data
  • Report all Layer site activity to Layer Site Manager
  • Responsible for daily safety rounds
  • Responsible for daily record keeping on computer
  • Report completion of all daily activities to layer manager on a daily basis
  • Oversee all bird moves and crew activities along with molting procedures
  • Maintain monthly employee work schedules
  • Follow all OSHA safety regulations and procedures
  • Perform Layer House Person’s duties and responsibilities when necessary
  • Responsible for reporting and taking any necessary action to prevent food safety and food quality problems from occurring.
  • Responsible for following and enforcing procedures outlined in the Food Safety Plan and the Food Quality Plan and any other programs that support the SQF system and other 3rd party audits.
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the American Humane Care certification level and the FDA safe Egg rule and programs and plans affiliated with them
  • Monitor and maintain egg inventory databases and relay them to marketing Department
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Harlan Schafer at or call 308-384-4886. Please fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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