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Assistant Pig Manager Role – Accommodation Included

  • Full Time
  • Tamworth
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Apr 27, 2018

Rattlerow Farms

Role: Assistant Pig Manager Role – Accommodation Included

Salary: Competitive Basic + Free Accommodation + Bonus Scheme

Location: Tamworth (Mease Meadows Farm)

 

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 an indoor, 350 sow multiplication, closed herd breeding unit, alongside 4 extremely experienced colleagues. The farm covers all areas of the production process from Farrowing, Weaning, Serving, Gilt Selection and Finishing, selling breeding stock to some of the UK’s most successful farms.

You will be covering all areas of the farm at first to understand how the unit works and get a feel for the team dynamic. This is a rare opportunity for someone with management experience to work on a unit that has enormous potential.

Rattlerow Farms has recently won the ‘Investor In Training Award’, at the National Pig awards which is an enormous accolade to the investment this business shows in each and every individual they employ so there will be external training provided.

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

 

BENEFITS

–          Competitive Salary

–          Free Accommodation built into the package

–          Experienced team to learn and develop

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

 

CANDIDATE

–          Must have farm management experience

–          Hard working, ‘Can Do’ Attitude

–          People that enjoy working with animals

–          Driving licence

–          Tractor experience would be ideal

–          Person who has no exposure to other pig farms

 

If this position is of interest please call Nick Lawson 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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