Herd Manager (KH-9010) - Palmer Lake, Colorado United States - 36841

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 36841
Title: Herd Manager (KH-9010)
Job Location: Palmer Lake, Colorado - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $80,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Paid Vacation + Possible Housing
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Herd Manager position - Colorado

$70,000 - $80,000

JOB DESCRIPTION

A large dairy operation located in a desirable area of Colorado who is searching for a hands-on Herd Manager to oversee their dairy team. Employer is looking for someone with excellent leadership and motivational skills who will keep employees and dairy successful and productive. Must be excellent at employee supervision, management, training, and scheduling. Must also have excellent herd health skills. Responsibilities will include assistance and supervision of employees whose duties are related to herd health, hospital treatments, open lot pen maintenance, transition/maternity area, feeding, hoof health, general equipment and dairy maintenance. Dairy uses Dairy Comp and Feed Watch. The ability to speak Dairy Spanish is preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS

MUST HAVE CURRENT DAIRY EXPERIENCE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION

- Strong Management skills
- Strong Leadership and motivational skills
- Strong Herd Health experience
- Basic Feeding/Nutrition knowledge
- AI experience a plus
- Ability to speak Dairy Spanish
- Basic computer skills
- Large herd experience preferred but not required

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree