Position Title: BJE Poultry Live Production Broiler Manager
This position will report to the Vice President of Operations.
Location/Relocation: This position will be at BJE Poultry headquarters in Kreamer, PA.
Salary Range: Negotiable
Company Vehicle: A company vehicle will be provided (not for personal use).
Benefits: Competitive benefits package which includes health insurance, company-paid life insurance, short-term disability, 401K, & PTO.
Travel Requirements: This will be mostly contract farm visits, but can include some customer and processor visits.
The Live Production Broiler Manager will be responsible for all grow-out operations. This includes:
- Chicken – Conventional, ABF/NAE, Organic, Non-GMO, Kosher, and Halal
- Guineas – Conventional
- Turkeys – Conventional, ABF/NAE, and Organic
This position will be responsible for managing, leading and motivating a service and support team.
- Manage the BJE grow-out which consists of broilers, guineas and turkeys
- Supervise flocks as needed
- Develop and grow staff
- Macro manage, direct, and motivate the service individuals over each key areas in BJE grow-out
- Ensure that service meets or exceeds the needs of customers
- Maintain and emphasize a good inter company working relationship between BJE and Kreamer Feed
- Ensure compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements
- Stay current with changes and improvements in poultry growth, health, and management, and be willing to recommend and champion change
- Be a problem solver and relationship builder between all parties, both internal and external
- Ensure that customer bird weights are consistent and on target
- Work to meet budget
Position Technical Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree in agriculture or related field
- Five to seven years of directly-related experience in broilers and turkeys
- Proven positive track-record in grow-out production
- Supervisory experience
- Proficient skills in both Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel
- Organic production experience.
If interested, please visit Kreamer Feed, Inc. for an application!
215 Kreamer Avenue
Kreamer, PA 17833