Assistant Pig Stockperson

Wold Farms Ltd

Wold Farms are part of leading industry food producer Cranswick plc and we have a number of outdoor pig farms across Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and North Nottinghamshire. We breed and rear our pigs to RSPCA Assured Standards and due to business expansion we have a number of roles available for assistant pig stockpeople, at our farms in North and Mid Lincolnshire and North Nottinghamshire. If you have previous industry or livestock experience, enjoy working outdoors, have a good work ethic and a positive attitude, this is a great opportunity to join a growing business with a bright future.

Job responsibilities of a Stockperson:

  • Working with pigs to ensure their health and wellbeing, including feeding, moving, serving and handling the pigs
  • Working to high standards of animal welfare
  • Maintaining the condition and appearance of the farm
  • Operating farm machinery

You will need:

  • Experience with livestock or an agricultural background would be advantageous, but not essential
  • Ability to prioritise and complete tasks with strong attention to detail
  • Self-motivation and a good work ethic
  • Due to the rural location your own transport is necessary

Pay and benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • We provide both on and off farm training, increasing your knowledge and experience in all areas of pig farming
  • The shift pattern is Monday to Friday with alternate weekend work
  • Access to the Cranswick discounts platform
  • Enrolment onto our company pension scheme (for over 18’s)
  • Enhanced maternity/adoption pay and paternity pay after 2 years’ service
  • Option to join the Cranswick discounted sharescheme
  • Death in service insurance



Please get in touch by sending an email to: [email protected] or you can call us on: 01430 411194


Closing date: 31st January 2022 (please note that should we receive significant interest; this closing date may be brought forward)


If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying.

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