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On-Site Pig Farm Training Scheme in Lincolnshire

Liz Barker

Frome, , BA11 4SA


Job Description

We are pleased to partner with a leading pig production company in Lincolnshire to source applicants for their Pig Farm On-Site Training Programme.

This is a great opportunity for agricultural college/university leavers looking to develop their careers in Agriculture.

Plus, those looking for a career change and looking for an entry-level scheme to learn and develop a career in Indoor Pig Production.

About the pig production company

The pig enterprise is Red Tractor and IPPC accredited.

Applicants can gain knowledge across modern pig farms, ranging from a 400-sow, single-site, 5-week batch system producing bacon to a 1400-sow, multi-site, weekly producing system.

About the Training Program

The pig farm training program will last 12-18 months, with the goal of being offered a full-time position and progressing through the ranks.

Program includes:

Some vet training sessions
Nutritional training sessions
Automated technology from Gestal, Skov, Dicam, ESF's + Air source boilers
AI
Welfare
Weaners
Growers/finishers
Experiencing a mixture of fully-slatted and straw-based pig farming
Learning about dry and liquid feed
Mill feed production


The Offer:

£8.54 - £9.84 + OT (depending on age) for the first 39 hours, then OT approx. 24/36 hours within a 4 week period
After 3 months, candidates can enrol in the company pension
Discounted meat hamper
26 holidays per year
Shared Accommodation – monthly rent of £100
Biosecurity is key to the business, so showering facilities on site are well maintained and workwear provided
Fast track to supervisory management positions available to successful candidates


Salary

£8.54 - £9.84 + OT


Attendance

Full Time


Hours

Full Time + over time


How to apply

Please submit a CV and covering letter stating why you wish to join the training scheme to Liz Barker - enquiries@roadhogsrecruit.co.uk.
If you would like to discuss this further, please call Roadhogs Recruitment Ltd on Freephone 0800 999 3655 or 07912864646.
All applications are dealt with in strict confidence, and our applicant service is free.


Special requirements

This is a great opportunity for agricultural college/university leavers looking to develop their careers in Agriculture.
Plus, those looking for a career change and looking for an entry-level scheme to learn and develop a career in Indoor Pig Production.