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Pig Stockperson with daily management

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.

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