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Herd Manager Position Available

The Oklahoma State University Department of Animal Science is looking for a herd manager for their swine unit.

The Oklahoma State University Department of Animal Science is looking for a herd manager for the swine unit. The herd manager responsibilities include:

  • Supervising the feeding, breeding and general husbandry of the purebred swine herd.
  • Supervising full and part-time staff.
  • Assisting in instruction of practical aspects of swine production for many different classes.
  • Supervising selection of breeding stock, the breeding program, registration of pigs and the sale of swine.
  • Supervising maintenance and upkeep of facility.
  • Supervising herd health plan.
  • Maintaining excellent records related to the swine herd and waste management system.
  • Working closely with others in department and university regarding transportation, feed deliveries, veterinary services.
  • Assisting in the implementation of ongoing research projects.

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“Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected category. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings. OSU will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).”

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