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Department of Animal Sciences


Senior Animal Welfare Auditor

Founded in 1974 as a small family operation, Christensen Farms is now one of the largest, integrated food companies in the U.S. pork sector. Located throughout the upper Midwest, CF has operations in Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska, Colorado and South Dakota. A leader in food production for more than 40 years, the Christensen Farms Team is committed to and takes pride in being an industry leader in responsibly producing pork for the noble purpose of providing food to a growing world. They believe in hiring talented people to help in the mission to deliver a high quality, safe and wholesome pork product to consumers while giving each employee the opportunity to be a part of an outstanding and professional work setting.

This position will be responsible to work with production leadership to support farms by ensuring quality controls are in place to uphold CF and regulatory standards. The Senior Animal Welfare Auditor will provide classroom training to animal caretakers, conduct on-farm assessments/audits, support development of corrective action items and ensure follow up and completion of identified non-compliances. Individuals in this role will be expected to develop strong working relationships with leaders and caretakers to implement solutions ensuring compliance and continuous improvement. The Senior Animal Welfare Auditor will be actively engaged in the training of auditors and provide direction on day to day activities.

For more information, see the attached position overview