Poultry Farm Assistant

Posted 22 April 2024
Salary £27500 - £30000 per annum
LocationNewark on Trent
Job type Permanent
Discipline Agricultural & Farm ServicesFarmingPig & Poultry
Contact NameCharlotte Powell

Job description

Farm Assistant
Are you passionate about poultry farming and looking for a hands-on role where you can make a real impact? 

The Job

  1. Animal Care: Daily feeding, watering, and monitoring of poultry to ensure their health and well-being. Recognizing and addressing signs of illness or distress promptly.
  2. Cleaning and Sanitation: Maintaining cleanliness and sanitation in poultry housing, including regular cleaning of coops, equipment, and surrounding areas.
  3. Health Monitoring: Observing poultry for signs of disease, injury, or abnormal behavior, and reporting concerns to farm management.
  4. Biosecurity: Following established biosecurity protocols to prevent the spread of disease within the farm and adhering to biosecurity measures when entering or leaving poultry areas.
  5. Assisting in Vaccination and Treatment: Assisting with vaccination programs and administering treatments as directed by farm management or veterinary professionals.
  6. Farm Maintenance: Assisting with general farm maintenance tasks such as fencing repairs, landscaping, and other duties as needed.
The Candidate
- Farm or agricultural experience is desirable
- Good work ethic
- Keen to learn and develop!
- Must not keep their own birds due to biosecurity
Please email your CV to Charlotte Powell, Senior Delivery Recruitment Consultant, CPowell@agriRS.co.uk
We appreciate the interest of all applicants and kindly advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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