Assistant Meat Lab Manager

Job description

Instructions to applicants:

How to Apply Submit letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references.

Job Title:

Assistant Meat Lab Manager




Animal Science

Posting Date:


Until Filled:



$30,000 - $35,000 based onn education and experience


Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, Meat Science or closely related field. Two years practical experience in meat processing. Working knowledge of harvesting and meat processing equipment. Physically capable of lifting minimum of 50lb.


Master’s degree in Animal Science, Meat Science or related field. Four years practical experience in meat processing.

Primary Responsibilities:

Assist the Meat Lab Manager in all duties including:

Procurement of livestock and supplies; harvesting; processing; sanitation (HACCP); comply with state and federal regulations, inventory and production control; sales of products; marketing and promotion of products and services, management of inventory and sales software; maintenance of equipment. Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times.

Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times. Position is security sensitive.

Other Information:

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU:

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine.

At an elevation of 4,480 feet in the scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours’ driving distance from Alpine.





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Job No:
Posted: 9/10/2020
Application Due: 9/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time