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Experienced Pig Stockman Required In Scotland – Accommodation Provided

Rattlerow Farms

Role: Experienced Pig Stockman Required In Scotland – Accommodation Provided

Salary: Competitive + Housing Accommodation

Location: Dornoch (Scotland)

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 430 sow Nucleus/ Multiplication herd which means dealing with some of the most genetically advanced, pure bred and hybrid lines in Europe. This is an extremely physical role and will require long hours at times, however you will be working alongside a highly skilled team of 5, all of which are very supportive.

This role requires an experienced stockperson as you will be responsible for daily husbandry decision-making. The unit already has excellent performance which will need to be maintained and improved where possible.

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 they employ so there will be external training provided.

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

 

BENEFITS

–          Competitive Salary

–          Local accommodation

–          Experienced team to learn and develop

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

 

CANDIDATE

–          Hard working, Can Do Attitude

–          High level of husbandry experience

–          People that enjoy working with animals

–          People who have no exposure to other pig farms

 

If this position is of interest please email Simon Guise on simon.Guise@rattlerow.co.uk

 

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