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Pipestone System Bobcat Farms-Filter Compliance Tech in Elkton, South Dakota

##Job Description

Objective: To ensure all biosecurity protocols are implemented.


1. 1. Review all structural areas of the farm to ensure they are adequately secure. 2. 2. Complete daily audits of the open and closed fans. Record all backdrafts and repair as necessary. 3. 3. Review all exterior doors on each facility to check for back drafting. 4. 4. Observe each chute on a daily basis to ensure that all chutes are in proper working condition. 5. 5. Monitor inventory on all chutes and supplies in bio secure areas


1. 1. General cleaning of interior spaces inside of the farm. 2. 2. Record and monitor bait stations inside and outside of the farm


Education: GED or equivalent

Experience: General Maintenance experience

Training: My Pipestone New Hire Courses

  • Introduction
  • Animal Welfare
  • Biosecurity
  • Employee Handbook
  • PQA
  • Safety

Additional Position Related My Pipestone Assigned

Monthly Animal Welfare, Biosecurity and Safety Topics (combined)

Annual Safety Refresher Training

Work Indoor and outdoor working environment year round

Environment: Agricultural swine environment in rural area

Noise levels that require hearing protection in some areas

Gestation, farrowing, and small swine care processes


Requirements: Standing, walking and ability to be on feet 8 to 10 hours per day

Frequent bending, reaching, squatting and kneeling

Frequent use of one or both hands/arms to grasp or pull

Frequent lifting of objects weighing 3-20 pounds

Occasional bending while pulling and/or lifting objects weighing up to 50 pounds, or requiring up to 50 pounds of force to move

Occasional bending while pulling and/or lifting objects weighing up to 100 pounds or requiring up to 100 pounds of force to move with the assistance of another person as needed

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Ability to attend and participate in meetings of various lengths


Requirements: Must live no farther than 30 minutes driving distance from farm being managed

Must be able to work every third weekend

Must have valid drivers license and reliable transportation to get to work and attend meetings


FULL-TIME: Full-time

Job Title: Bobcat Farms-Filter Compliance Tech

Location: Bobcat Farms LLC-20337

Req Num: 19-390