Hatchery Lead

Job Summary

Aviagen is currently looking to fill the opening for a Hatchery Lead . This position will be responsible to supervise and manage transferring of the eggs from the setter to the hatcher and will take care and look after the cleaning and sanitizing of machines, floors, walls and ceilings.

Job Description

  • Supervise and Responsible for cleanliness in the Hatchery
  • Supervise and responsible for pulling birds and getting them ready for sexors
  • Supervise sanitizing of machines, floors and ceilings
  • Manager and Transfer the eggs from setter to hatcher
  • Look after box making, stacking, packing and other general duties
  • Maintain proper handling, cleaning and safety of the birds
  • Meet all of the operating procedures as outlined by company policy
  • Maintain paperwork.
  • Job Qualification

    • Ability to handle moderate to physical work
    • Must be able to complete repetitive work and stand for extended periods of time
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and work under pressure
    • Must be able to perform tasks with limited supervision
    • Proven reliability in work attendance and willingness to give best effort
    • Must have own reliable transportation
    • 5 years’ experience in hatchery or as a hatchery Supervisor 

    EEO Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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    Who is Aviagen?

    Aviagen is the world’s leading poultry breeding company developing pure breeding stock lines for the production of commercial broiler chickens.

    Who are we looking for?

    Aviagen is looking for people with positive, proactive attitudes, and who have a quest for knowledge, seeking continuous improvement in everything they do.

    How do we impact the world?

    Aviagen takes its corporate and social responsibilities seriously.