Farm Groundskeeper

Lincoln University, PA posted on January 7

Job Summary:

ST Genetics is a worldwide leader in livestock reproduction and other services for cattle, horses, deer and swine. These services include sex sorted semen, embryo production, and beef bull, heifer development and milk production. ST Genetics is currently seeking a groundskeeper for our Dairy Farm.

The position of Groundskeeper will be a full-time position, and will require you to work hands on with tractor, skid loader and other machines to ensure the grounds are clean. Applicant will preferably have experience in an outdoor or warehouse setting, working around larger livestock, and must be able to lift 50+ pounds. The job duties of the Groundskeeper include cleaning and maintenance of barns, and working with various farm or dairy equipment as well as farm machinery and equipment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Arrive on time for all scheduled shifts and communicated with all team members in professional manner.
  • Ensure facility is clean and organized
  • Safely operate skid loader and tractor
  • Proactively handle all grounds duties without direct supervision

We also offer competitive employee benefit such as:

  • Competitive pay
  • Group medical, dental and vision plans
  • Company life insurance plan
  • Group 401(k) retirement plan with a 3% company match
  • Extensive training

Physical Demands:

  • Standing for long periods of time.
  • lift, carry, push, and / or pull 50+ lbs. or more
  • Lift overhead 20lbs or more.
  • Bend and / or stoop repetitively throughout out shift
  • Working with live animals in a farm environment

Essential Skills and Knowledge:

  • Work in a self-directed manner
  • Able to follow written and oral directions
  • Able to work in a cold, damp, hot and humid environment
  • High School Diploma/GED preferred
  • Preferred at least 1 to 2 years of experience

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00+ /hour