Tosh Farms
  • - Feed Mill
  • Henry, TN, USA
  • 15.70-18.15/hr
  • Hourly
  • Full Time
  • health insurance, dental and vision coverage; paid time off and paid parental leave; 401(k) with match; short term disability and family college scholarship.


Position- Pit 1 Operator
Excellent Pay
Company Paid Short Term Disability insurance
Company Paid Life Insurance
Low cost-share on Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance through BCBS of TN
401(k)with company match – 50% of 8%
Scholarships provided for all dependent children up to age 26
Student Loan Assistance – we pay your student loans for you
Tuition Reimbursement for employee
Generous Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays & Floating Holidays
Paid Parental Leave
Referral program
Pay advances - after 1 year of employment

Pit 1 Operator
Tosh Farms is a rapidly growing, family-owned crop and swine production business with over 500 employees and 36,000 sows. As part of our growth, we are looking for a motivated and knowledgable individual to work as an operator at our feed mill. The Pit 1 Operator will work under the direction of our Feed Mill Manager. This is a hourly position/pay level grade (4) responsible for daily operations of Feed Mill production with a focus of the following, but not limited to: mixing, grinding, pelleting, cooling storing, and the distribution of feed.

In this role you should expect to:
• Perform job duties and mix feed according to relative SOP
• Responsible for all grinding, pelleting, cooling, PPLA activity
• Continuously unload product from hopper bottoms
• Responsibly operate forklift, yard dog, and other heavy equipment
• Distribute proper finished product loads
• Maintain equipment associated with operations and perform routine, preventative maintenance as needed
• Maintain proper housekeeping measures associated designated areas
• Maintain and track all logs, records, and documentation
• Maintain proper communication throughout organization
• Other duties as assigned

What you'll need to succeed in this role:
• Heavy equipment operations experience preferred
• Excellent written & verbal communication
• Computer literacy in all MS Office
• Self-motivated
• Able to work extended hours/weekends as needed
• Zero injury mindset

Physical requirements of this role:
• Ability to climb up and down ladders safely, walk up and down steps, and work at heights to measure bins
• Can lift/carry/push/pull at least fifty (50) pounds
• Ability to work outside, including in inclement weather
• Able to stand and walk for the majority of each day
• Must be willing to work an alternate shift – 6AM-6PM Thursday, Friday, Saturday, work every other Wednesday

Tosh Farms does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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