Job Title: House Walker - Day Shift
Effectively observes, monitors and reacts to activities in the chicken houses by walking through the houses on a regular basis. Always ensuring the required and necessary health measures for the chickens.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Includes the following. Other duties may apply or be assigned.
Ensures chickens have an adequate supply of feed and water and that the lighting system is functioning properly; immediately reports any problems to supervisor.
Operates safely and in a manner that mitigates any health risks to self, others and the livestock.
Checks the pit area for leaks and ensures that manure stays dry.
Monitors chicken houses for egg jams on conveyers.
Ensures proper egg flow throughout the chicken houses.
Sweeps and cleans the chicken houses on a daily basis.
Safety- To ensure all safety standards are met and followed to the fullest. Must be alert at all times and use best common judgement.
Housekeeping-To ensure the chicken houses are maintained - clean and litter free at all times… i.e. sweeping, dusting and debris removal are all mandatory parts of housekeeping.
Security-To ensure the chicken houses are secure at all times, i.e. checking all access doors and making sure they are closed at all times.