Junior Pig Stockperson - Ref Mar8
Our candidate has four years’ experience working in goat and cattle farming. They have a great understanding of animal husbandry and farming machinery, have high welfare standards and a degree in Applied Animal Science with a final dissertation on teat suckling of piglets.
Very passionate about agriculture, their livestock career began with cattle working across all aspects of animal husbandry, welfare and farm maintenance.
In 2018 they moved to Canada to become a Goat Herd Manager. Alongside the everyday management tasks, they also utilised their degree to help decrease animal mortality, improved nursery hygiene and helped to eradicate CAE from the herd, through careful management.
Highly intelligent, practical and hardworking, this candidate is looking for a new opportunity in the pig industry. They would ideally like to be based in Scotland, or in or around Perthshire.
Would suit a junior pig stock person role on a farm that offers career development because they are likely to progress quickly.