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Feedlot Doctor 1 (Grandview Feedlot)

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

FUNCTION: Diagnoses and treatment of livestock in Feedlot by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Examines and medically treats livestock according to protocols established by management and consulting veterinarian; administers treatment in a humane manner and in accordance with product labeling.
  • Legibly records tag, lot, and hospital numbers, withdrawal dates, and treatment administered to each animal; computer data entry of tag, lot, and hospital numbers, withdrawal dates, and treatments.
  • Assists in keeping accurate medicine inventory by recording quantities used and physically counting remaining supplies.
  • Ensures that hospital cattle have sufficient feed and water by calling feed on hospital pens and checking water tanks; maintains cleanliness of feed bunks.
  • Internally examines dead animals to determine cause of death.
  • Complies with all applicable safety rules and policies.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to accurately read and record large volumes of numbers.
  • Knowledge of Word Processing software; Spreadsheet software and Database software.

COMPETENCY:

Expected to conserve organizational resources, adapt to changes in the work environment, have the ability to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events, exhibit sound and accurate judgment, prioritize and plan work activities, set goals and objectives, observe safety and security procedures, and report potentially unsafe conditions.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to airborne particles and outdoor weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Relevant Experience

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Job Requisition ID: 8113

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Simplot Livestock Co Feedlot - Grand View 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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