POSITION: Farm to School Livestock Compliance Officer (Cabell County Schools)
POSTING DATE: April 12, 2023
LOCATION(s): Remote
REPORTS TO: MSESC Executive Director and/or County Superintendent/Food Service Director or designee
EMPLOYMENT TERM: To be determined
SALARY: $150.00 per day
About this Opportunity:

Mountain State Educational Services Cooperative’s function is to ensure that meat products processed for Cabell County Schools meet state and federal requirements governing the wholesomeness and purity of meat and products. Site inspections involve live animals, carcasses, slaughter, processing operations and finished products. The compliance officer will record all findings and tasks and document spot checks of daily activities in reports.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Make bi-weekly on site visits to farm(s) and meat processing facility
2. Check tags of livestock to verify with documentation:
• Heifers and Steers only
• Grain fed for at least 90 days prior to slaughter
• Average weight of 700 pounds
• Up to 30 months of age
• No Bulls
• Carcass hangs for 7-10 days before processing
3. Review paperwork of livestock at farm and again at processing facility to ensure consistency and remit to MSESC Executive Director and Cabell Food Services Director
4. Verify at processing facility correct tags/livestock to be slaughtered
5. Thorough knowledge of all pertinent contracts
6. Report any irregularities to Food Services Director/and or pertinent Cabell County/MSESC staff
QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Completion of high school, proven experience in the food safety or meat industries
2. Ability to determine if quality matches applicable contracts/stipulations
3. Ability to work with various members of the team (i.e. Farmers, Food Service Director, Meat Processing Manager, and Superintendent/Assistant Superintendent)
4. Strong people and organizational skills
5. Ability to meet deadlines
Conditions of Employment: Must live within a 50-mile radius of Cabell County, West Virginia.
Telework Eligibility: Not Telework Eligible
Benefits Package: None
Shift: Day Job
Send Application & Resume:
Ms. Jan Hanlon, Executive Director
Mountain State ESC
501 22nd Street
Dunbar, WV 25064
Or download the application Job Postings | Mountain State Educational Cooperative Services (mountainstateesc.com) and submit along with support documents via email to rcbias@k12.wv.us by 3:00 p.m. on June 1, 2023
Resume Must Include:
1. List of educational institutions attended, course of study, dates attended, and certificates earned.
2. List of employers for the past ten years, including address and name of immediate supervisor(s).
3. Description of responsibilities/work experiences in previous employment.
4. Alignment of work experience with posted Job Description.
5. List of at least three (3) references including addresses and telephone numbers.

Mountain State ESC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or age.