Job Posting

Job Title:  House Walker - Day Shift
Please email resume and cover letter to:  hr-resume@braswellfamilyfarms.com
 

Position Summary

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.


Competencies: 

  1. Safety- To ensure all safety standards are met and followed to the fullest. Must be alert at all times and use best common judgement.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.