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Pig Farm Manager – Ref 990 Lincolnshire

  • Full Time
  • Lincolnshire
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Jul 1, 2021

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

We are recruiting for a Pig Farm Manager/Assistant Manager for a farm in Lincolnshire (DN21).

Our client is looking to employ a manager for their 220-sow outdoor unit.

About the farm:

  • All sows, including farrowing, are fed via ESF, hoppers filled every 7 – 10 days
  • Weaning is at 5 weeks with 7 weeks between batches
  • Excellent sand land
  • All pigs weaned indoors into new or nearly new straw-based sheds
  • Great health status

 

The chosen manager will work predominantly independently, but help will be given for weaning, serving, vaccinations, loading pigs, mucking out and pig movements.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Feed orders
  • Vet med orders
  • Maintaining fence lines and equipment
  • Ensuring feed, water and straw meet requirements
  • Ensure all pigs are treated in the best possible way
  • Ensure that both sites are at a high standard at all times
  • Applicants should have a minimum 2 years with outdoor sows

 

The farm will consider applications from candidates who can assume the above responsibilities within 6 months.

Salary: £28 – £32k (d.o.e)
Applicants who can commute to DN21 preferred.

Tagged as: agriculture, assistant farm manager, farm management, farming, lincolnshire, livestock, outdoor pigs, pig farm, pigs, senior stockman, sows, stockman

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