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Entry-level Pig Stockperson – Ref 1067 Aberdeenshire

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

We are recruiting for an entry-level Pig Stockperson for a pig farm in Aberdeenshire (AB41). The family-run farm produces pigs and arable. They home-mix feed and have 400 sows, taking all progeny to bacon supplying Scottish Aldi stores. The is a modern indoor unit that was awarded runner up in Farmers Weekly ‘Pig Farmer of the Year. This is an entry-level pig stockperson role, so experience is not essential. However, candidates must:

  • Be reliable and hardworking
  • Be empathic with animals
  • Put livestock welfare before everything

This really is a great opportunity for someone to learn all aspects of pig production on a unit with high standards and fantastic results. The farm has expansion plans with the potential for promotion for the right person. Job Role:

  • Pressure washing
  • Responsibility for sections of the unit
  • Working on modern slatted indoor unit with dry sows on straw
  • Working electronic sow feeders & liquid feed
  • No machinery experience required training will be given.

  Salary guide: £18,000 – £22,000 + DOE Working 40 hours per week, plus overtime and work every second weekend. 

Accommodation: 3-bed cottage with central heating, double garage & small garden.

Tagged as: aberdeenshire, agriculture, farm worker, farming, indoor pigs, livestock, pig farm, pigs, sows, stockman

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