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Shields Promoted to Engineering Technician Manager for Chore-Time

Jeff Shields

Jeff Shields

May 26, 2022

MILFORD, Indiana, U.S.A. — Jeff Shields has been promoted to Engineering Technician Manager for Chore-Time, according to Mike Orgill, Engineering Manager of the CTB, Inc. business unit. In his new position, Shields will lead a group of draftsmen, lab techs and manual writers to help achieve Chore-Time’s goals for timely, high-quality product releases. He will also be responsible for implementing engineering change orders efficiently and completely.

A CTB employee since 1995, Shields has vast leadership and production experience at Chore-Time. He most recently held the position of Engineering Change Order Coordinator, in which he was lead person for the engineering technician group.

A native of Syracuse, Indiana, Shields currently resides in New Paris, Indiana.

About Chore-Time
Chore-Time ( continues its tradition established in 1952 of leadership in the design, manufacture and marketing of equipment for poultry and egg production. With complete end-to-end systems for feeding, feed handling, drinking, egg handling, climate control and house management, Chore-Time is a market leader known for product performance, tailored solutions and a proven independent distribution network. Part of the CTB, Inc. family of companies, Chore-Time operates globally from facilities in Indiana, Alabama, the Netherlands and Poland.

About CTB
CTB, Inc. (, a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary, is a global designer, manufacturer and marketer of systems and solutions developed with the goal of equipping its customers to join it in Helping to Feed a Hungry World®. CTB's customers use its products for preserving grain; for raising pigs and poultry to yield meat and eggs; and for processing poultry, fish and other foods. CTB deploys its financial strength to grow via a product-driven focus, strategic acquisitions, an expanded global physical presence and best-cost manufacturing. The company is headquartered in Milford, Indiana, U.S.A., and employs 3,000 people worldwide.