VisaliaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Visalia jobs

Hog Production Summer Help - High School

Company: Smithfield Foods
Location: Corcoran
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Job Description:

Hog Production Summer Help - High School

Requisition #


Job Locations





Temporary Part-Time

FLSA Status



Other - Ask for details

Job Locations


Your Opportunity

Hog Production Summer Help role is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience while pursuing your high school diploma. You will be an active part of the team on our company farms and learn from the best!

Core Responsibilities

  • Feeds, waters and performs general animal husbandry tasks including basic veterinary procedures.
  • Maintains flexibility with a willingness to change plans according to the direction of farm leadership.
  • Assists in moving animals and maintaining efficient animal flows.
  • Maintains accurate production information and update all department records as required.
  • Follows the Standard Operation Procedures, Production Manuals, or Appropriate Training Guides as required.
  • Assists with facility and equipment maintenance.
  • Assists with maintaining barn, office cleanliness, and laundry duties.
  • Follows the Company's animal welfare policies and procedures including: providing a physical environment that meets the animal's needs, providing access to adequate water and high quality feed, providing humane treatment of the animals, providing identification and appropriate treatment of animals in need of health care.
  • Responsible for complying with all environmental, safety and biosecurity laws and procedures.The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
    • Currently enrolled in High School or GED program.
    • Previous livestock handing helpful.
    • Ability to do physical labor.
    • Strong commitment to teamwork.
    • Willingness to shower daily in and out of facility.
    • Ability to follow instructions and deal with standardized situations.
    • Must be able to work an average of 40 hours a week or less.
    • Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic environment.
    • Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while building strong working relationships and a positive work environment.

      Careers and Benefits

      To learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit PEOPLE MATTER More than 63,000 employees globally drive our success. We strive to create a fair, ethical and rewarding work environment. GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT Working at Smithfield isn't just a job - it's the foundation for a lifelong career with training designed to help you advance professionally. BENEFITS Our people matter. That's why we offer excellent, comprehensive benefits packages to our full-time employees. SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGE Sustainability is ingrained in our culture and guides how we operate. We believe in innovating for the future.

      About Smithfield Foods

      Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach. With more than 60,000 jobs globally, we are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly" and serve as one of the world's leading vertically integrated protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for more than two decades, including our industry-leading commitments to become carbon negative in our U.S. company-owned operations and reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across our entire U.S. value chain by 2030. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our communities. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield, Eckrich and Nathan's Famous, among many others. For more information, visit, and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.

      EEO/AA Information

      Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.

      Connect With Us!

      Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.

Keywords: Smithfield Foods, Visalia , Hog Production Summer Help - High School, Other , Corcoran, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Visalia RSS job feeds