Dairy Farm Research Technician

Land O' Lakes

Land O' Lakes

Lee's Summit, MO, USA
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024
Dairy Farm Research Technician

Are you passionate about the excellent care of animals? Are you hard working and love to work on a team? This role is located at our farm which is the Purina Animal Nutrition Center. It is the home of scientific research and innovation for the last 125 years, where we continually work to unlock the greatest potential of every animal.

This is a permanent fulltime position with benefits working in our Dairy.

This is a milker/runner/floater position responsible for the collection of salable high quality milk from dairy cows and measurements of milk weights along with any required milk samples.

As a runner, this position is responsible for maintaining stall beds, flushing alleys, and movement of cows to and from parlor.

Shift schedule: 1st Shift (4:30am - 1:00pm) and / or 2nd shift (9:00am - 5:30pm) based on the needs of the animals. You also must be available every other weekend and Holiday

Hourly Pay: $17.35

Required Experience/Education/Competencies:

High school diploma or GED

Ability to lift 50lbs. repeatedly

Preferred Experience:

Animal care experience, livestock preferred

About Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Join us and be part of a Fortune 250, farmer- and member-owned cooperative that is reimagining the business of food. We have been named a Top Workplace by Indeed and LinkedIn, and to the TIME 100 Most Influential Companies list.

We provide a broad portfolio of benefits to keep you and your family at your best. Land O'Lakes is Where Your Future Takes Root.

Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.

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