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Outdoor Pig Farm Manager

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 2 roles available for Outdoor Pig Farm Managers, at our farms in North and Mid Lincolnshire. 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 Unit Manager:

  • Actively involved in all aspects of pig breeding, feeding, moving and handling the pigs
  • Ensuring high standards of animal welfare
  • Managing the staff on the farm and ensuring the health, safety and welfare of yourself and your team
  • Maintaining the condition and appearance of the farm
  • Managing the commercial performance of the farm
  • Operating farm machinery

 

You will need:

  • Experience with livestock or an agricultural background is essential
  • Previous managerial experience
  • Excellent time keeping, the ability to prioritise and complete tasks with strong attention to detail
  • Flexibility, self-motivation and a good work ethic
  • Due to the rural location your own transport is necessary

 

Pay and benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • 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

 

Interested?:

Email a CV and covering letter, including why you think you’re suitable to: [email protected] or call 01430 411194 for more information.

Closing date: 15th October 2021 (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.

This role is eligible for our ‘refer a friend’ applications

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