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 secured numerous careers for our applicants.
We are the only pig farming recruiters in the UK offering a permanent and temporary Relief Cover service to our farmers.
Assistant Pig Manager
Our client is seeking to employ an Assistant Pig Manager for their family-run farm in Aberdeenshire (AB41).
Their farming enterprise includes pigs, cattle and arable, with a primary focus on pigs and potatoes.
The third-generation modernised farm has been trading for over 100 years and has a mixture of full-time and part-time team members.
The pig stockperson will work on their 300-sow indoor breeding-to-finish unit.
The high-health farm has dry sows housed in straw courts, fed through Schauer ESF feeders and they farrow in new and modern fully slatted buildings and fed via Schauer Mamados feed system.
Candidates should have:
- Great pig husbandry skills
- High welfare standards
- Team-player abilities
- Farm machinery experience - counter-balance forklift & pivot steer loader
- Schauer ESF and lactating feeders knowledge would be an advantage
Salary guide: £28,000 - £32,000 DOE
Assistance with accommodation is available or candidates need to be able to commute to AB41.
Senior Pig Stockperson
Our candidate is looking for a new Pig Industry challenge.
They are keen to gain new employment because their current employer of over ten years is retiring.
They have over fifteen years of experience working with pigs, some of which at senior levels.
This individual is looking for a long-term role with housing included.
Our candidate describes themselves as punctual, dutiful and responsible.
They would suit a senior pig stockperson role.