Staff Veterinarian -Jennie-O Turkey Store-Willmar, MN Area


Jennie-O Turkey Store

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2505 SW Willmar Avenue

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Full Time

Company Description:

Jennie-O Turkey Store, Inc., based in Willmar, Minn., is one of the largest and most beloved turkey brands in the world. A wholly owned subsidiary of Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), Jennie-O Turkey Store offers an array of more than 1,500 high quality fresh, frozen, refrigerated and deli turkey products that are distributed throughout the United States and 40 countries worldwide.

Full Job Description:

Contribute to Jennie-O Turkey Store's objective of optimal cost production through technical service to Live Production and interface with technical issues in basic processing.


RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide technical support as a member of the management team responsible for live turkey production. Work with an entire team of skilled veterinarians and nutritionists to support company and contract turkey farms. Develop and maintain preventative medicine and general turkey health management programs. Plan and execute detailed projects and focusing on improving health and performance. Provide key support to basic processing to maximize the yield of wholesome turkey meat Through leadership, development of competencies, training, and effective role modeling, personally embrace our Cultural Beliefs to create experiences, beliefs, and actions that will drive our key results.

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QUALIFICATIONS: To save time applying, Jennie-O Turkey Store does not offer sponsorship of job applicants for employment-based visas for this position at this time. A requirement of a position with Jennie-O Turkey Store is to be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Required Discipline, responsibility, and motivation A forward thinking attitude and strong organizational skills Strong problem-solving skills and decision-making ability Strong interpersonal skills and well-developed written and verbal communication skills A pattern of initiative and leadership Successful candidates must have a DVM degree from an AVMA accredited institution and have or be eligible for veterinary licensure. Preferred Previous experience in poultry production


BENEFITS: Jennie-O Turkey Store offers an excellent benefits package. Competitive base salary plus target incentive, annual merit increase performance reviews, medical, dental, vision, non-contributory pension, profit sharing, 401(k), stock purchase plan, paid personal time off. On-the-job training, certifications and opportunities to expand skill sets. FREE two-year community or technical college tuition for children of employees. Relocation assistance is available based on eligibility. At Jennie-O Turkey Store we invite difference and diversity in all aspects. We offer a space of support, understanding, and community. We are committed to the journey! Learn more about our progress here: Jennie-O Turkey Store Inc, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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