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Pig Stockperson – Ref 1113 Bedfordshire

  • Full Time
  • Bedfordshire
  • Posted 6 days ago
  • Feb 22, 2022

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

Our client is looking to employ a Pig Stockperson on their breeding-to-finishing farm in Bedfordshire (MK44).

The operation consists of two modern units with a state-of-the-art weaner, farrowing accommodation, and one liquid-fed finish pig site.

The successful applicant will cover all aspects of the breeding unit, including:

  • Cleaning and bedding up the sow/gilt yards using a skid steer
  • AI
  • Gilt management
  • Farrowing house duties
  • Weaner/Finisher health check and treatments
  • Vaccinations
  • Pressure washing
  • Moving and loading of weaners/finishers

 

Person Specifications:

  • Previous experience working on a pig farm
  • A passion for the highest welfare standards
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to be self-driven
  • Excellent stockmanship skills
  • UK driving licence
  • Basic IT skills (although not essential)

 

Salary: £24,000 – £28,000 doe
Plus:

  • Accommodation
  • Work 1 in 3 weekends (when experienced to do so)
  • Bonus scheme

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

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