Friona Industries Assistant Bunk Reader-Satanta KS in Liberal, Kansas
The Bunk Reader oversees feed consumption of all cattle to balance between over an underfeeding while maximizing gain and efficiency with minimal waste.
Receives and sorts feed cards
Examines cattle and recommends rations based on observations
Deterrmines how much feed will be fed and makes adjustments on feed" Determines when to increase rations for cattle
Discusses feeding problems with feed crew supervisor
Gives information to dispatchers via computer/radio
Ensures bunk cables are in proper position during feeding cycle
Ensures that rocks, concrete and metalare picked up out of bunks and that bunks are kept clean of manure, mold etc.
Acts as department supervisor in absence of supervisor
Acts as a resources and troubleshooter regarding feeding issues
Drives feed truck in absence of truck drivers
Sweeps and cleans mill and scoops bunks as needed: performs light maintenance on vehicles as needed.
- 1 year relevant experience
- Experience working with cattle is preferred
- Valid License
Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:
Long-term sitting, driving, some lifting, and shoveling
Frequently ascends/ descends a ladder to access feed truck
Constantly works in outdoor weather conditions
Extreme weather conditions such as rain, sleet, snow, hail, heat, cold, wind dust, etc.
It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities and we will not unlawfully consider any factors of race, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender, disability veteran status or any and all other unlawful biases regarding federal, state or local laws with regard to workers or applicants.
Friona Industries participates in E-Verify. We will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employer?s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.