Incubate, hatch, and grow birds; pack chicks.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Set and candle eggs.
•Incubate, hatch and grow birds.
•Pack chicks for customer orders.
•Feed and water chicks to ensure flock production standards are met.
•Monitor and report bird health issues.
•Keep brooder house and equipment clean and sanitary.
•Monitor and maintain feeders, waterers, medicators, house temperatures, bird weights and health condition.
•Disinfect eggs, equipment and bird rooms.
•Responsible for housekeeping and basic maintenance.
•Perform blood testing, bird weighing and beak trimming.
•Remove dead birds.
•Maintain adequate supplies for house.
•Communicate regularly with Farm Manager.
•Adhere to biosecurity procedures.
•Perform all other related duties as assigned.Qualifications
•Education: High school diploma or General Education Degree (G.E.D.) preferred.
•An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above.
**May not own or have contact with other birds or poultry.**
Equal Employment Opportunity
Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet