Truck Driver


Description: Truck Drivers report to Trucking Manager and are responsible for transporting pigs from various farm locations in NE IA.

Location: Waukon, IA

Hours: Monday-Friday 5:30am-3:00pm; times may vary based on business needs; opportunities for overtime

Compensation: 3,000 Hiring bonus, Hourly, competitive based on experience, plus we offer an excellent benefits package

Essential Job Functions:

  • Proper pre and post trip truck and trailer inspections
  • Safely drive loaded and unloaded semi-truck/trailer
  • Properly load and unload animals from livestock trailer
  • Wash out trailer daily
  • Commit to Holden Farms goal of achieving a zero injury culture
  • Follow Holden Farm’s Biosecurity Protocols
  • Dependable and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Required Qualifications:

  • Valid Class A CDL with good driving record
  • Current DOT medical card
  • No previous experience working with pigs required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Candidate must be able stand and sit for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to frequently bend, reach, squat and kneel
  • Ability to lift up to 55lbs
  • Ability to work in a variety of conditions (heat, cold, dust, etc.)
  • Ability to bend over, scrap, and pressure wash to clean trailer


  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) + Company Contribution
  • Profit Sharing
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Much More!


Ready to start your career with Holden Farms?

Contact Bryce at 507-649-1093 or send your resume to