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Lead Pig Stockperson – Ref 1111 Oxfordshire

  • Full Time
  • Oxfordshire
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Feb 18, 2022

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

We are recruiting for a Finishing Lead Pig Stockperson for a family-run business in Oxfordshire (OX13).

Their pig enterprise has a 950-sow outdoor breeding-to-finishing unit.

The farm has finished a recent renovation, and it is now a modern, efficient straw-based unit.

The piglets are then weaned at four weeks and moved into new indoor straw-based accommodation with a scrape through system for weaners and finishers. There are 3 x 1200 weaner sheds and 5 x 1200  finishing sheds, our client is now looking for someone to oversee this section of production.

All areas of the production are monitored (water, feed, temperature etc) with app-based control of ventilation and site monitoring.

They are ideally looking for someone with:

  • Relevant pig experience
  • Ability to take on responsibility
  • Organisational skills
  • A methodical approach with great attention to detail
  • Ability to manage the day-to-day welfare of the pigs
  • Good Level of record-keeping

 

An excellent package is available for the right person, including family housing if required.

Salary Guide – £27K to £35K DOE (plus accommodation)

Tagged as: agriculture, farm worker, farming, indoor pigs, livestock, oxfordshire, pigs, stockman, young farmers

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