Hatchery Supervisory

  • Waterford, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Foster Farms has been a family-owned and operated company for four generations. Since our founding days back in 1939, we have always been committed to providing consumers with the highest-quality, best-tasting poultry products available. The hope is that our commitment to excellence, honesty, quality, service, and our people will shine through in everything we do.

We are always looking for talented individuals to join the Foster Farms team. We offer the experience of a large organization, but operate like a family business. More than half of our job openings are filled by internal promotion, and we encourage employees to gain a variety of experiences across different functional groups.

Job Description

Purpose of position:  TEMPORARY POSITION

To supervise, analyze, guide and control all aspects of hatchery production to produce the highest quality chick at the lowest possible cost.

Essential Functions:

Responsible for hatch, chick quality, productivity, safety and cost. Responsibilities include; supervising production and quality, establishing and maintaining labor efficiencies and the safety training of employees.

Development of training programs for employees.

Evaluation of employee performance and recruitment.

Establish and execute hatchery programs, procedures and safety standards for sanitation, equipment operations and continuous improvement projects.

Qualifications

Minimum:

 BA/BS degree or 2+ years’ of work experience managing people in a production environment.      

 Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

 Aptitude to troubleshoot technical problems with automation equipment.

 Must be able to adhere to Foster Farms disease control policies.

 Preferred:

 BS degree in poultry science, engineering or business.

 One year experience managing continuous process improvement projects.

 Bilingual English/Spanish

 Physical Requirements:

 Consistent and reliable attendance.

 Ability to obtain a CA drivers’ license.

 Ability to work weekends and night shifts.


Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities, Females, Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new employees.