Assistant Farm Manager – Scotland

A competitive salary is being offered with this role.
11 Sep 2020
09 Oct 2020
Livestock, Poultry
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Farm Manager – Scotland

This a genuine opportunity for anyone who is passionate about poultry to become an Assistant Farm Manager. Alternatively, for those who are already in a similar role looking for the next step which will allow them to cover several farms and really make a difference.

Our client is well respected and established within the industry. This is an opportunity to make your mark on one of their biggest sites.

The fundamental aim of this Assistant Farm Manager role is to play a key part in the process of obtaining top quality chicks whilst working as part of a team and supporting the farm manager.

As Assistant Farm Manager, just a few of the duties you will have the opportunity to conduct include: ​

• Monitor flock health - all vaccinations, blood and salmonella testing etc

• Assist with stock inspections, body weighing and grading

• Follow daily routines for feeding, water management, litter management and ventilation

• Accurately record measurement data i.e. meter readings, temperature, etc

• Liaise regularly with your management team regarding all aspects of flock management

• Set up houses prior to intake of chicks and prepare for movements

The background that is required from our client to be consider for this fantastic opportunity based in Scotland are as follows:

  • Practical Poultry experience
  • The ability to manage a small team of staff
  • The aptitude work on your own initiative when required

The Remuneration: A competitive salary is being offered with this role.

The Next Step:

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Jadine Huxtable on: Office 01885 485525 or e-mail your CV and covering letter to

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Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission. Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

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