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Pig Stockperson – Ref 1074 West Yorkshire

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd.

We are recruiting for an Indoor Pig Stockperson to join a pig farm in West Yorkshire (BD12).

A position has become available to join an established team producing pigs to the highest standard.

Any level of experience will be considered, but the candidate must have the attitude to want to learn and help continue improving the unit’s running.

The family-run farm buys 7 kg weaners to finish.  The Unit is indoors with fully slatted pens. Pigs are fed on a wet fed system and partly dry.

Job Description:

  • Care, welfare and handling of pigs – 7kg & finishers
  • Mix feed in the mill using a telehandler
  • Mix some feed with a feeder wagon and tractor
  • Some pressure washing
  • Basic repair work
  • Be able to work alone
  • Work weekends

 

If more experienced, candidates may be required to:

  • Order feed
  • Keeping records
  • Maintaining Red Tractor standards
  • Administer medicines

 

Salary Guide:

  • £9.75 p/h (for 40hrs) DOE
  • Saturday – £12.50 p/h
  • Sunday – £125

 

Hours:

  • Mon – Fri – 8am – 5pm
  • Saturday – 8am – 5pm
  • Sunday – 6am – 4pm

Candidates will be required to work six days a week. Saturday and Sunday are rotated with the 3rd weekend off.

Accommodation is not offered, so candidates need to be able to commute to BD12.

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

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