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.
Our client is seeking an Indoor Pig Stockperson for their unit in Devon.
The farm is a well-established family-run mixed livestock farming business. They are located in Mid/East Devon. The farm spans 500 acres of cattle, sheep and pigs.
The Pig Stockperson will work alongside the farm manager and team of eight.
Daily duties include:
- Pig welfare
- Pressure cleaning
- Working on own and as part of the team
- Other general farming duties
- Using automated feeding across the farm
Candidates must have:
- Pig farming experience
- Experience with a telehandler would be ideal but training can be given
- Full driving license
Salary d.o.e, approx. £22k - £24k.
Based on a 45 hour week, however, there is the flexibility to do more or less. There would be a requirement for some flexible weekend work.
Accommodation is not available so candidates should be able to commute to EX16.
Junior Pig Stockperson
Our candidate is a graduate who finished their foundation degree in Animal Management covering farm livestock, husbandry, genetics, welfare, biology and pig behaviour.
They also have three years of hands-on farm experience working across all departments with multiple animals. They have worked with husbandry, welfare, site maintenance and have assisted vets.
They are considered passionate about agriculture, intelligent and hardworking.
This applicant would suit a junior pig stockperson role and is looking for a position within a commutable distance of S70.