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Pig Stockperson Role – High Performing Indoor Multiplication

  • Full Time
  • Tamworth
  • Posted 3 hours ago
  • Dec 24, 2020

Rattlerow Farms

Role: Pig Stockperson Role  – High Performing Indoor Multiplication

Salary: Competitive Basic + Bonus Scheme

Location: Tamworth

 

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 multiplication, closed herd breeding unit, alongside 4-5 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 until management understands the most suitable area for you to focus on. This is a rare opportunity for someone with little or no pig experience to work on a unit that is achieving exceptional figures and learn from some very experienced staff.

This farm has achieved some extraordinary figures consistently averaging over 30 pigs reared/sow/year.

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 package

–          Bonus structure dependant on performance

–          Experienced team to learn and develop

–          External training courses

 

CANDIDATE

–          Hard working, ‘Can Do’ Attitude

–          Someone that will work regular weekends

–          Tractor driving experience ideal

–          Someone that enjoy’s working with animals

–          Driving licence

–          Person who has no exposure to other pigs or pig farms

 

Tagged as: breeding, farm, farrowing, fieldsman, finishing, indoor, manager, nucleus, pigs, selection, serving, stockman, trainee, unit

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