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Experienced Farm Manager - Hereford - AW002

Are your management skills ready to be taken to the next level?

Working for a business who has a track record of quality performance and high standards could be the next step in your career. As the Broiler farm manager, you will have the responsibility of a 350,000 bird unit spread across 10 houses, in a modern automated progressive set up.

You would require significant experience in large scale operations of broilers, whilst having the ability to effectively manage people. You will have 2 assistants to manage in addition to coordinating contractors, therefore people management must be part of your background.

Duties to include:

  • Overseeing the full production cycle.
  • Management of staff members; to include the management of evening checks and night time alarms.
  • Compliance with assurance schemes and paperwork management.
  • Having a 'hands on' approach; completing daily check sheets, shed walks, environment monitoring and general maintenance as required.
  • Ensuring bird welfare and biosecurity are maintained to a high standard.

Skills required:

  • Effective staff management to ensure smooth running of the daily activities.
  • High attention to detail, having a methodical work ethic.
  • Good communication skills; liaising with internal and external partners.
  • Previous managerial experience is essential.
  • NVQ Poultry Passport Qualifications are advantageous.
  • Telehandler/forklift, spray certificates etc are beneficial but not essential.

In return, a competitive salary is offered in addition to a performance related bonus. Attractive accommodation and work rota are also included.

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Alex Wheeler on: 01885 485528 or e-mail your CV and covering letter TO Thank you.

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Alex Wheeler


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