Role: Pig Stockman – Outdoor Breeding Herd
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.
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.
You will receive enormous amounts of hands on experience from your managers, however there will be lots of external training. 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.
– Competitive Salary
– Experienced team to learn and develop
– Hard working, ‘Can Do’ Attitude
– Must live within a 30 minute drive of Alderton
– People that enjoy working with animals
– Driving licence + Vehicle
– Tractor experience would be ideal but not a necessity
– Person who has no exposure to other pig farms