Assistant Farm Manager

21500.00 - 24500.00 GBP Annual
12 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Red Rock Partnership Ltd are pleased to be recruiting for our prestigious client based in Leominster and recruiting for an Assistant Farm Manager on a 3 Months FTC.
The role will require Farming and Managerial experience.
This will be working on a growing farm in a 2 man team.
The Role
Your role will be to support the Farm Manager to manage the day to day running of the farm within company parameters and consistentley operate to the highest of standards of husbandry and management, in order to optimise the flock performance, and provide a profitable and efficient operation. Maintain best in class standards in bird welfare, bio-security, farm security and Health & Safety.
Main Responsibilities
* To manage the farm on a day to day basis ensuring that it is operating within company parameters and achieving optimum productivity, efficiency and profitability.
* Follow the management systems, controls and production programmes as laid down in the company's 'code of practice', and to ensure all records and production conditions are maintained on a daily basis.
* Provide and environment consistent with bird requirements at all stages of production.
* Facilitate and assist the efficient housing of the birds and ensure the required checks and adjustments are conducted with respect to temperature, ventilation, drinker (height/pressure) feeders and bedding/shavings levels.
* Check stock weight as instructed to monitor performance.
* Recognise health and production problems and take the appropriate action.
To be successful in this role, you need:
* Good standards of education
* Numerate & Literate
* Good Organisational Skills
* Effective communicator
* To have the ability to run the farm with little guidance from the Farm manager
By applying for this role you are allowing RRPL to forward on your cv to any third parties

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