Recruitment News

Broiler Farms Manager Multiple Sites – Somerset

Jul 18, 2016

Devonshire Poultry logo

The Job:

We are looking for a dedicated and experienced Farm Manager to take responsibility for two of our poultry farms in the South West. This is an exciting opportunity to join our expanding and reputable business.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day management of the two farms and subsequent team; the farms are in close proximity to each other in Somerset. This is a dynamic and progressive business and the opportunity will suit somebody who holds similar credentials.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring excellent welfare of livestock.
  • Ensuring all aspects of running the farm are met.
  • Maintaining safe working practices.
  • Overseeing weekly weighing on both sites.
  • Organising and overseeing contract cleaners and catchers.
  • Managing and motivating a team.
  • Feed management/ordering.
  • Overseeing vaccinations.
  • Production performance.
  • Assisting the office staff with the staff rota.
  • General maintenance

 

The Person:

The successful candidate will be motivated and enthusiastic with good communication and IT skills.

Candidates should have previous experience in broiler production although candidates with other poultry experience are encouraged to apply. An NVQ level 3 would be desirable and a valid UK driving license is essential.

A competitive remuneration package plus relocation allowance will be offered to the successful candidate.

Please send your CV and covering letter to Jacqui Lanning.
Email: info@devonshirepoultry.co.uk, Tel: 01404 841663 or 07971 258 560.
Visit: www.devonshirepoultry.co.uk


Pig & Poultry Awards Winner 2013Pig & Poultry Awards Highly Commended 2013The Devon Farm Business Awards

ASSURED FOOD STANDARDSFREEDOM FOOD RSPCA MONITOREDEnviromental Agency

Photographs by www.rachelpalmer.co.uk