Poultry Farm Assistant Manager (Broilers)
Progressive farming operation has an opportunity for an assistant manager on an impressive site in Hampshire. The successful candidate will support the Farm Manager with the day to day management of the farm, ensuring that the stock produced is of the highest standards and meets the required specification in terms of welfare, weight, quality and cost efficiency.
It is preferred that the candidate will have previous broiler experience, however further extensive training can be given for the right candidate. You will assist with taking birds from day old to clear over the 6 sheds which do have the benefit of being heated by a biomass woodchip boiler.
This is a rewarding and stable long-term role within a family business for a hands-on and committed individual. A competitive package complete with salary and bonuses which will be dependent on experience as will the potential for an offsite housing and council tax allowance. You will be fully supported and appropriate training will be provided.
Within the role you will be required to:
•Ensure all aspects of running the farm are met
•Ensuring with the manager the welfare of livestock, feed ordering, ventilation management, vaccination, record keeping, etc. are met.
•Help to maintain safe work practices of all staff and contractors on site.
The successful candidates should be enthusiastic and have the ability to learn on the job and you will:
•Have the ability to work well as part of a small team as well as on your own.
•NVQ Level 3 in Poultry Production or similar qualification - desirable however full training will be given.
•Possess a practical attitude - be able to carry out manual duties.
•Have basic computer skills.
•Be reliable and committed and able to work with minimal supervision.
•Have a valid UK driving licence.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone wanting to pursue a career in the poultry industry.
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AS NECESSARY TO CARRY OUT DUTIES
Housing and council tax allowance available
Full UK Driving Licence