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Pig Stockman – Outdoor Herd – Accommodation Provided

  • Full Time
  • Alderton
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Apr 27, 2018

Rattlerow Farms

Role: Pig Stockman – Outdoor Herd – Accommodation Provided

Salary: Competitive + Accommodation + Bonus Scheme

Location: Alderton (Suffolk)

COMPANY

Rattlerow Farms is one of the largest and longest established, privately owned and entirely independent pig genetics businesses in Europe. The company has over 60 year’s experience, spanning three generations, and has continuously invested in its genetics and high health which has allowed it to make enormous economic gains with producers and also retailers.

ROLE

You will be working on a commercial breeding herd of 1400 sows (across 2 sites), working in all departments from Farrowing to Weaning to Serving the animals. This is an extremely physical role and will require long hours at times, however you will be working alongside a highly skilled, vibrant team who will help show you the ropes. This is an outdoor pig farm so be aware that you will be required to brave all weather conditions.

Rattlerow Farms has recently won the ‘Investor In Training Award,’  at the National Pig awards which is an enormous accolade to the investment they show in each and every individual the employ.

All animals are looked after to RSPCA Assured Standards so candidates must have a focus on welfare and enjoy an active job.

BENEFITS

–          Competitive Salary

–          Experienced team to learn and develop

–          Company days out (previous days include paintballing, climbing three peaks, Centre Parks)

CANDIDATE

–          Hard working, ‘Can Do’ Attitude

–          People that enjoy working with animals

–          Driving licence

–          Tractor experience would be ideal but not a necessity

–          Person who has no exposure to other pig farms

If this position is of interest please call Nick Lawson in confidence on 07785465989

We have a variety of trainee and senior stockman roles at present so if this particular role is not suitable, please call Nick Lawson at Rattlerow Farms on 07785465989 or email nick.lawson@rattlerow.co.uk to discuss other opportunities which you can apply for

 

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