Part-time Purina Calf Milk Research Technician

Land O' Lakes

Land O' Lakes

Lee's Summit, MO, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024
Part-time Purina Calf Milk Research Technician

This is a permanent part-time position working with young calves. Duties include: feeding of milk replacer and starter, medical evaluation and treatment of animals, administering vaccinations, castrating, dehorning, data collection, bedding and cleaning pens, operating a skid steer, power washing, and other duties as assigned. Employees will be required to be fitted for a half-mask respirator.

We are willing to train individuals that have a strong interest in working with animals.

You will be assisting your coworkers with various calf duties that include;

  • Feeding of milk replacer and starter
  • Medical evaluation and treatment of animals
  • Administering vaccinations
  • Castrating
  • Dehorning
  • Data collection
  • Dedding and cleaning pens
  • Operating a skid steer
  • Power washing
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Employees will be required to be fitted for a half-mask respirator.

Required qualifications/competencies:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Able to lift 50 lbs repeatedly
  • Valid driver’s license required


Part-time Schedule (Less than 29 hours per week)

Combination of 5:00am - 1:30pm and 9:00am - 5:30pm based on the needs of the farm. We are able to make employees aware of their schedule 2-4 weeks in advance.


$17.00 per hour

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