Long Haul Transportation Driver
About the company:
Cactus Feeders, Inc., headquartered in Amarillo, Texas is a producer of commercial fed cattle and market hogs. Originally, founded as a family company in 1975, Cactus Feeders is now 100% employee owned. Our 800+employees produce a million head of fed cattle and 700,000 market hogs annually, with gross revenues of over $1 billion dollars. The company has cattle feedyards throughout the Texas Panhandle and Southwest Kansas. Cactus Family Farms (CFF) encompasses the pork operations located in Iowa, South Carolina, and Georgia.
The Long-Haul Transportation Driver is responsible for pig safety and comfort when loading, handling, and transporting pigs from Georgia to Iowa.
About the position:
Cactus Family Farms, a leader in the Swine Industry, is currently seeking candidates for a Long-Haul Transportation Driver based out of Orangeburg, South Carolina area.
Truck is based out of Orangeburg, South Carolina Feed Mill and runs from South Carolina and Georgia to Iowa hauling livestock. Hauling over the road an average of three days, with additional days to haul locally available.
-Minimum of 23 years of age
-Must hold a valid Class A CDL with a clean driving record
-High School Graduate or equivalent
-Swine experience (preferred but not required).
-Responsible for promptly reviewing, and understanding, dispatch sheets
-Confirms animal arrival and dispatch times with CFF sow farms, contract nurseries, contract finishers, and packers
-Oversees minor truck an equipment repairs and maintenance
-Drives safely and adheres to CFF Vehicular Guidelines
CFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering a competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Company Paid Retirement (ESOP), Paid Vacation and Sick time, Short Term Disability and Life Insurance.