Opportunities

“I started working at Reicks View Farms when I was 16 years old. After I attended college, I came back here at eventually moved up to my current position as a Sow Farm Manager. There is always opportunities to move up here.”

Issac Hover

Sow Farm Manager

“When I first started working here, I was mind blown by how big the operation was. Although, I quickly learned the owners treat their employees like family and that was important to me. They are always challenging me to be better.”

Jose Delgado

Nursery Supervisor

Reicks View Farms is always accepting applications and resumes for hard working individuals.

We offer a competitive hourly rate and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, 401k with company match, life insurance and paid vacation. Flex Spending and Dependent Care Assistance Plan also available.

Swine research intern

We are offering a 12-week summer internship program beginning in May through August. Interns may gain exposure and experiences in one or more stages of swine production, feed production, nutrition overview, biosecurity, and marketing.

Depending on the intern’s interest and skills, they’ll have the opportunity to work with the Head of Production and determine the best route for developing a research trial. The intern will complete the research trial throughout their internship program with giving a final presentation to Management at the end.

Previous research trials have included:

  • Commingling of piglets in sow unit
    Sow longevity
    Gilt selection
    Biosecurity pyramid
    Nursery starter diet study
    Forced air vs zone heating

We are seeking individuals currently pursuing a degree in Animal Science, Agriculture Studies, Agriculture Business, or similar degree. Previous livestock is preferred but not required. Qualified individual will exemplify a strong work ethic, highly motivated, and a self-starter.

IT SOFTWARE SPECIALIST

As the IT Software Specialist, you will serve as the company’s on-site IT superhero by delivering IT solutions and helping bridge our custom applications and commercial software.

As a member of our team, you’ll have the following responsibilities:

  • Modify, enhance and improve existing IT systems and applications
  • Design, maintain and implement database management systems, computer applications and operating systems
  • Analyze the company’s software needs, devise solutions and maintain PC software and hardware systems
  • Program, test, debug and maintain applications in client-server or web-based environments

The ideal candidate will be creative and innovative with strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills.  This individual will have a firm knowledge of industry best practices and emerging trends in software development, as well as possess understanding in network technologies, PC workstations, video/audio technologies and cellular devices.  A minimum of 3-5 years IT/software experience is required.

bilingual office assistant

A successful candidate will assist in recruitment of international workers. This person would assist the HR department in recruiting and orientation of international workers. This may include attending appointments, translation of documents, assist with housing, orientation and other duties.

This person will need to be detailed oriented, confidential, trustworthy, have the ability to speak, read, and write fluently in English and Spanish, organized, proficient on a computer, have good people skills and a team player personality.

SEMI TRUCK OPERATOR

Hauling Grain

Hauling Livestock

Valid Class A CDL and clean driving
record required

Experience Preferred but willing to train

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

Reicks View Farms is seeking Equipment Operators to join our crops department.

As a member of our team, you’ll have the following responsibilities:

  • Operate farm equipment during planting and harvest seasons
  • Perform tillage tasks in the spring and fall
  • Assist with preparing construction sites
  • Perform routine maintenance and repairs on farm equipment and heavy machinery
  • Plow snow from driveways and parking lots

The ideal person has extensive knowledge of heavy machinery and is dependable with a strong work ethic.

EXPERIENCED ELECTRICAL PERSONNEL

Areas of operation including but not limited to: Sow Units, Nursery Barns, Finishing Barns, Feed Mill, General Farm Maintenance

Tasks may include: Installation/wiring of motors, controllers, fans, alarm systems, generator upkeep, troubleshooting and maintenance on existing equipment.

Valid Driver’s License Required

Previous Experience Required

BREEDING TECHNICIAN

Responsible for daily care, health and maintenance of all animals on site.

Tasks include: animal movements, breeding and gestation, record keeping, and general farm maintenance.

Experience preferred but willing to train.

FARROWING TECHNICIAN

Responsible for daily care, health and maintenance of all animals on site.

Tasks include: animal movements, farrowing, record keeping, and general farm maintenance.

Experience preferred but willing to train.

FEED TRUCK OPERATOR

As a Feed Truck Driver, you’ll assist in our mission of “Families Feeding Families” by providing safe, high-quality pork to consumers around the world.  Everyday you’ll play a vital role by safely delivering feed to barns throughout our production system.

As a member of our team, you’ll be responsible for operating a semi-truck and feed trailer to transport and deliver feed to our sow, nursery and finishing barns. Feed is loaded into the trailer at the feed mill using an overhead drop.  Once arriving at the designated barn, you will unload feed into the feed bins by controlling a hydraulic boom and auger. 

The ideal person is a dependable and conscientious driver with a Class A CDL and clean driving record.

This position is ideal if you want the ability to be home each day and like to get in and out of the cab several times a day.  This position averages 50 hours per week with day and night shifts available.

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Areas of operation including but not limited to: Sow Units, Nursery Barns, Finishing Barns, Feed Mill, General Farm Maintenance

Tasks may include: Installation/wiring of motors, controllers, fans, alarm systems, generator upkeep, troubleshooting and maintenance on existing equipment.

Valid Driver’s License Required

Previous Experience Required

PRODUCTION TRAINEE

This position is responsible for an individualsow unit production. Areas of Focus: Training, Managing and oversight of all farm laborers, herdsmen and department heads.

Ability to perform all functions of
all jobs within sow unit.

Achieving production goals on a daily, weeklyand annual basis.

Making sure all maintenance issues are addressed.

Creating a team environment with a common goal of producing healthy pigs.

Ensuring proper treatment, handling, and facilities of animals.

MECHANIC POSITION

Areas of operation including but not limited to: Sow Units, Nursery Barns, Finishing Barns, Feed Mill, General Farm Maintenance

Tasks may include: Installation/wiring of motors, controllers, fans, alarm systems, generator upkeep, troubleshooting and maintenance on existing equipment.

Valid Driver’s License Required

Previous Experience Required

finishing supervisor

A successful candidate will work as a liaison between Reicks View Farms and its contract growers. The finishing supervisor is responsible for overseeing the production, well-being, and performance of the pigs from their arrival to their delivery within the finishing department.

This position involves working in an agricultural environment with hands-on interaction with livestock, regular structured routines and administrative duties.

hog driver

Individual would be responsible for hauling pigs locally 40-45 hours per week.

A successful candidate must have a Class A CDL and must be a safe driver with a clean driving record. This position is not an over the road position and individual would be home daily.

We have both day and night positions available.

Candidate must have a team player personality.

SWINE PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN

Reicks View Farms is seeking a motivated individual to be part of our team. No experience needed as we have an extensive training program. A successful candidate will enjoy caring for animals.

We have raised our starting wage to $15.00 per hour and offer a comprehensive benefits program.

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For Questions and Inquiries: Call 641-364-7843