Trainee Poultry Manager / Farm Worker
We are looking for an enthusiastic Trainee Poultry Manager / Farm Worker to assist the farmer with the running and management of a 20,000 hen free-range egg production unit and retail arm. It's a straightforward job with lots of responsibility which could lead to increased prospects in the future. There is also a 250 commercial breeding ewe flock and 150 acres of Arable which is contracted out but there is some tractor work required (haymaking, straw carting, fertilising, spraying, harrowing, etc). Fencing and hedge laying will form part of the job profile.
The ability to work with and motivate other staff members is essential as is being able to work independently. Would suit college leaver, or someone wanting to take on more responsibility and/or move in to management. Must be sensible around machinery and livestock. Good attention to detail required. Some heavy lifting required.
Good rate of pay for the right candidate and holiday entitlement. Working hours will include one weekend day.
Roomy two-bedroom log cabin available on the farm with own garden area and deck. Located 1/2 a mile from local village with shop, pubs, etc. and 1 mile from town with all supermarkets, shopping etc. Possibility to keep dog.
- You must have an up to date full CV to apply
- You must currently live in the UK to be able to attend an interview at short notice and be eligible to work in the UK
- Full clean driving licence required along with own transport
- GCSE Maths and English pass or equivalent required
Please do not apply unless you meet all of the above criteria.