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Head of Farrowing Department job - Devon
South West

Head of Farrowing Department on a farm in Devon EX22

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual with a proven ability to deliver consistent results. They will join our established farming company with a well-invested and large modern pig enterprise.

The candidate will be predominantly responsible for the daily welfare and care of both sows and piglets in the farrowing department and other departments.

There is excellent potential for progression with opportunities in other departments, and ongoing training will be given if required.


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Ability to manage the day-to-day running of the department

  • Ensure that the welfare of the animals is met at all times

  • Be self-motivated to achieve continuous high-performance targets and improvements

  • Bring strong leadership qualities as part of a dedicated team

  • Be willing to contribute towards continual improvement through new ideas and developments


Hours: 7 am - 4 pm working every other weekend

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 doe


  • Bonus scheme

  • Family or single-person housing available

  • 32 days holiday

  • Workplace pension


For further details, please apply.

Currently, we can only accept applications from UK or EU nationals with the right to work in the UK.

Job can start as soon as possible.

Job Length



Start: 21/06/2024,
Finish: Not Specified


£30,000 - £40,000 doe


Full time



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Family or single-person housing available.

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Job can start as soon as possible.

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