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GDU Spec

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Pipestone System
Physical Address

Amboy, IL 61310
Job Description

##Job Description


1. 1.Overall management of GDU including but not limited to:
1. Maximize Feed Intake

Feeder management — daily adjustments

ii. Feed ration management

iii. Water — flow and availability

iv. Minimize stress events

1. Ventilation Management

Controller knowledge

ii. Air — flow, speed, and exchange

iii. Set temp vs. actual

iv. Environment assessment – laying patterns, humidity, cleanliness

1. Health Management

Medication/vaccination schedule

ii. Treatment identification

iii. Threshold communication

1. Overall Flow Management

Nursery management

1. Incoming preparation
2. Intensive monitoring

ii. Stocking density/square footage

iii. Replacement rate, selection rate and timing

iv. Weekly targets — mortality, removals, HNS

1. Inventory and Record Keeping

Gilt Entry Protocol — ear tagging and recording within 7 days of arrival

ii. Daily movements into gestation barn, HNS events, mortality and culls

iii. Weekly inventory tracking

1. GDU Snapshot

Boar exposure management

ii. Heat detection

1. HNS row management.
2. Understanding breed eligible targets.


1. Depending on layout/size of farm — may cross over time/labor in gestation barn or other areas of the farm.


Training:Safety Orientation Video


FULL-TIME: Full-time

Job Title: GDU Spec

Location: Precision Pork LLC-20509

Req Num: 19-432

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