An opportunity has arisen for a full-time Assistant Poultry Farm Manager to join our small friendly team as part of our family business on our modern 42,000 bird Broiler Breeder Farm.
-To assist Farm Manager on a day-to-day basis and deputise in his absence.
-Responsible for well-being and performance of the flock.
-Ensure bird welfare and biosecurity practices are maintained.
-Ensure that high standards of animal welfare, hygiene and husbandry practices are maintained.
-Maintain accurate records of eggs laid, weight of birds, feed ratios, medication register, accident book etc.
-Previous experience with poultry and NVQ Poultry Qualifications desirable and in house further training is provided.
-A willingness to learn, self-motivated, conscientious and reliable.
-Ability to communicate effectively and have good people skills.
-To work unsupervised.
-Basic IT skills to be able to fill in forms and use e-mail.
-Own transport essential or a reliable lift as there is no public transport.
-In return for the right person, salary up to £36,000 per annum.
-House available in the beautiful countryside of Herefordshire by separate arrangement.
-Annual bonus scheme based on flock performance.
-31 days holiday including bank holidays.
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Detached house in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside.
Three good primary schools and a secondary school are accessible within 15 minutes.