We're recruiting a Senior Pig Stockperson for a farm in Northamptonshire, NN6.
This award winning producer is a family farming business.
They have a high-health pig unit selling breeding stock across Europe and further afield, including recent flights to China and Africa.
Due to expansion and changing workloads, they have a full-time job opportunity. They are looking for enthusiastic individuals to assist with their experienced team.
They are ideally looking for someone with indoor breeding experience to head up their breeding department.
The role will involve:
- Day-to-day management of the breeding herd
- Semen collection processing
- Gilt synchronisation
- Data entry
- Pregnancy scanning
- General management of the sow herd
The right attitude is vital, but some indoor breeding experience would be advantageous. Commitment, organisation and good timekeeping are essential. Full training and assistance will be given, with room to develop and learn new skills.
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 DOE
- Comprehensive company pension scheme
- Optional health insurance
- 23 days plus bank holidays (holiday in lieu of BH's worked), so 31 days per year
- Christmas Bonus scheme
A modern 2-bedroom mobile home (master bedroom ensuite), with private decking, gas central heating, and a shared laundry area, in a private area and not near the pig farm, could be provided as part of the employment. Bills not be included.
The initial package will be based on experience with room to increase as skills develop.
- Standard hours are 39 hours a week
- 07:30 - 16:30 plus one night check a week
- 1-in-3 weekends (07:30 - 12:00)
For further details, please call Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.
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