Rearing Manager required for 90k Pullet Farm
Our client is a leading supplier to the poultry industry, supplying poultry equipment, agricultural equipment and pullets, right through from small holders to large scale commercial operators.
All of the farms in the pullet rearing side of the business are company owned and family run. The majority of the farms are spread across the midlands, and the geographical location provides easy access to laying farms across the whole of the UK. They rear approx 2 million birds per year currently, with 90% of them going into Free-Range and Aviary systems.
All of the rearing farms are managed on a daily basis by highly experienced staff.
They are now looking for an experienced Farm Manager to manage a 90k pullet rearing farm, this is a full time permanent role.
The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring all aspects of running the farm are adhered to, which involves manual tasks as well as computer use (record keeping). They will be responsible for ensuring the welfare of livestock; ventilation management, vaccination, etc. are met. They will need to be proactive, innovative and highly motivated.
Due to the location of the site, you will need your own transport (visits to other sites may also be required as part of the role).
Standard working week is 5.5 days a week (Mon - Friday and then either sat or sun alternating and then 1 week end off a month). Holiday entitlement is 21 days + 8 bank holidays (29)
There is the option of accommodation on site, this is a mobile home, 2 bed and would not be shared, rent would be £25 per week + council tax. Gas and electric would be provided.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £22,000.00 to £30,000.00 /year
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