At Roadhogs we have been helping British and international pig farmers to recruit staff since 1990.
We have had the pleasure of sourcing many Permanent Staff of all abilities for our farmers and securing numerous applicants' careers.
We are the only pig farming recruiters in the UK offering a permanent and temporary Relief Cover service to our farmers.
We are also pleased to offer an on-the-job training program for entry-level pig stockpeople of all ages looking to enter the Pig Industry, with leading producer AFFG.
We are recruiting a Pig Stockperson to join a farm in SG19 Bedfordshire.
The newly purpose-built farm is very modern, with new equipment. They operate a 2000-sow breeding indoor unit, selling weaners. The close herd is on a 3-week batch system. The unit is fully slatted with a fully wet fed feeding system. Some counter-balance forklift driving will be expected.
This opportunity is open to all levels of experience.
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
- Work-place pension
- Holidays (28 days a year, including bank holidays)
Hours: 7 am – 4.30 pm working every other weekend
Shared accommodation is available, or candidates can commute to SG19.
Entry-Level Pig Stockperson
Our candidate is looking to enter the Pig Industry.
They have years of experience working in the agricultural industry, gaining the skills to use various farm machinery and equipment such as tractors, excavators, telehandlers, and various silage and haymaking equipment.
They are mechanically minded with the ability to perform general maintenance and upkeep of the equipment. In addition, they have livestock experience, having worked around farm animals, including lambing both inside and outside on large and small scale flocks, calving cattle, sheep dipping and grading sheep and cattle for market/abattoir.
They are physically fit and can handle long working hours in all types of weather.
They would suit an entry-level Pig Stockperson role with accommodation anywhere in the UK.