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Dairy Farmers of America Barn Laborer - Empire Livestock in Dryden, New York

Position : Barn Laborer - Empire Livestock

Location : Dryden, New York

Requisition ID: : 12718

This position is responsible for livestock that enter the assigned facility as the livestock move through the sale process. Duties and Responsibilities: Auction and Special Sales: - Responsible for tagging and completing a dock-in for all livestock as they are unloaded from the truck - Responsible for movement of livestock during weekly auction sales from unloading trucks on the dock, penning livestock, moving livestock through sale ring and assisting in loading of livestock after sale - Responsible for cleaning and disinfecting of facility after each sale - Act as Weigh Master and/or clerk during the selling of livestock, if needed - Feed and care for livestock left overnight at sale barn, if needed Other: - Perform maintenance of facility as needed - Perform additional duties as needed - Responsible for back up of other locations as needed

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Education and Experience

CDL Preferred

 Farm background preferred

Minimum experience required: None

Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 Team player attitude

 Detail-oriented

 Strong time management and prioritization skills, including ability to meet deadlines

 Ability to anticipate issues and adjust procedures accordingly