Poultry Farm Manager

Posted 21 March 2024
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Accommodation
Job type Permanent
Discipline Agricultural & Farm ServicesFarmingPig & Poultry
Contact NameCharlotte Levent

Job description

Poultry Farm Manager-Wiltshire-Salary Circa £35,000 + Accommodation!
We are working with a producer of organic free-range eggs, committed to sustainable and ethical farming practices. Their farm is dedicated to providing high-quality eggs while prioritizing the health and welfare of their hens and the environment.
We are seeking a passionate and experienced Poultry Farm Manager to oversee an organic free-range egg farm. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in poultry management, with a focus on organic farming practices and a dedication to animal welfare.
The Job:
  • Manage day-to-day operations of the organic free-range egg farm, including overseeing the care and feeding of the hens.
  • Ensure compliance with organic certification standards and regulations.
  • Develop and implement strategies to optimize egg production while maintaining high standards of animal welfare.
  • Monitor and maintain the health of the flock, including disease prevention and treatment as necessary.
  • Manage inventory and supplies, including feed, bedding, and equipment.
  • Supervise farm staff, providing training and guidance as needed.
  • Coordinate with suppliers and vendors as necessary.
  • Maintain accurate records and reports related to farm operations.
The Candidate:
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in poultry management, preferably in an organic or free-range farming environment.
  • Strong understanding of organic farming principles and certification requirements.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving abilities.
  • Knowledge of animal health and welfare best practices.
  • Experience with farm equipment and machinery.
  • Flexibility to work weekends and holidays as needed.
The Package:
  • Salary Circa £35,000
  • Accommodation
  • 8am-5.30pm working hours
  • Beautiful farm location and area
Please email your CV to Charlotte Levent, Delivery Recruitment Consultant at clevent@agrirs.co.uk

We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.
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