R.E. Phillips and Son
A position has become available working on a 380 sow, farrow to finish unit in Northallerton, North Yorkshire Starting December 2021. The successful applicant will be working as part of a small team overseeing the day to day management of the breeding, farrowing, weaner and young grower pigs. The pig unit is a part of a larger arable, beef and sheep family farm.
Shared responsibilities include:
· AI collection and processing
· Sow Services
· Farrowing house management
· Feeding of all ages from sows through to growers of 12 weeks of age
· Vaccinations and medication
· Routine procedures on a weekly farrowing system
The applicant needs to be self-motivated and have a desire to work to a high standard of animal welfare whilst maintaining and improving the herd performance where necessary. Experience is desirable however training will be provided where necessary.
Normal hours are 7:30 to 5 Monday to Friday and feeding on alternate weekends.
Three-bedroom accommodation is available however this is not on site so transport will be required.
Competitive salary on offer.