Trainee Farm Manager

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Negotiable

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1366140

 Job Description

TSLJM1699

Job Title: Trainee Farm Manager

Fulltime, Permanent

Salary: £ Competitive / Neg dependant on experience

Location: Various locations in Northern Ireland  

COMPANY - JMW Farms is...

TSLJM1699

Job Title: Trainee Farm Manager

Fulltime, Permanent

Salary: £ Competitive / Neg dependant on experience

Location: Various locations in Northern Ireland  

COMPANY – JMW Farms is part of a group of companies who are one of the UK and Irelands leading pig producers.

We are growing rapidly, as well as strengthening our position by driving process and continuing to invest in technology, research and development and people. Our ambitious growth strategy relies on recruiting, developing and retaining the most talented people in the business. We are extremely proud of the career opportunities we offer and we provide excellent training to ensure our people reach their full potential

THE ROLE – Trainee Farm Manager- Northern Ireland  

As part of our development programme the Trainee Farm Manager will receive training on all aspects of pig production including breeding, feed management and milling across our various sites.  The Trainee Farm Manager will be expected to support the Farm Manager in running the site along with implementing both short and long-term business

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES –

Reporting to: Farm Manager

Main tasks and responsibilities:- Trainee Farm Manager- Northern Ireland  

  • As part of the wider team implementation of the financial budgets and strategic plans of the farm
  • Support in managing Staff and Contractors using good practice management techniques
  • Monitor and improve all stock associated with the farm to the highest level
  • Ensure accurate and up to date records are maintained for all farm activities (stock, animal health traceability, staff clocking’s, training etc.).
  • Support the Farm Manager in managing the farm infrastructure and maintain farm assets
  • Comply with all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements

CRITERIA- Trainee Farm Manager- Northern Ireland  

Essential

  • Previous experience with Livestock
  • Animal welfare and good hygiene practice
  • Positive can-do attitude is essential along with the willingness to learn quickly within a changing environment
  • English and maths
  • Basic IT Skills
  • Caring, passionate, driven, enthusiastic, competent individual with excellent eye for detail and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in working within a fast pace environment
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends (rotating working pattern)

Desirable:

  • Previous experience in managing and developing a team
  • Pig Management experience
  • Full Clean Driving licence
  • Mobility (as you may be required to move to a different site)

Does this sound like you?…

If the answer is yes please click the “Apply Now” button today.

You will be forwarded an online application form to further strengthen your application and we will
respond to you in due course. Good Luck…