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Pig Stockperson

Greenland Sows near Barton-Upon-Humber

Elsham Linc Ltd are based predominantly in Lincolnshire, breeding and rearing pigs to Red Tractor standards. We are part of industry leading food producer Cranswick plc, a progressive FTSE250 Company.

An opportunity has arisen at our Greenland Sows Farm in Burnham for an experienced dry sow pig stockperson. The farm is a key unit within our pig breeding operation. This is a great opportunity for the right person to join our fast paced ever growing business with a bright future.

Main Duties:

  • Working on a weekly system with a breeding herd of 1,400-sow (up to 40kg) indoor unit to ensure health and wellbeing standards are met and exceeded.
  • Daily duties include feeding, vaccinating, moving and handling.
  • Loading and unloading pigs as required.
  • Completing and maintaining pig data and records in a timely manner.
  • Maintaining the condition and appearance of the farm to high standards.
  • Operating farm machinery/equipment. Training will be given with this.

What we require from you:

  • Experience as a dry sow pig stockperson with a livestock and an agricultural background is essential.
  • A keen interest in the pig industry and animal welfare is advantageous.
  • Ability to prioritise and complete tasks fully with strong attention to detail is a must.
  • You must be a self-starter with a strong work ethic and a desire to exceed expectations.

Due to the rural location your own transport is necessary.

What you will get from us:

  • Full time, 39 hours and overtime, permanent position available.
  • Competitive pay package - dependent on experience.
  • The working pattern is Monday to Friday with alternate weekend working.
  • EAP Programme - 24/7 helpline supporting your health and wellbeing.
  • Enrolment onto our company pension scheme. Enrolment onto our company pension scheme, enhanced contributions available after qualifying period.
  • Option to join the Cranswick discounted share scheme.
  • Access to the Cranswick discounts platform.


To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV via email to: farmcareers@cranswick.co.uk

Internal applicants must make their line manager aware before applying

Closing date: 20/12/2023

Please note that if a suitable candidate is found the closing date may be brought forward.

No Agencies

All correspondence will be treated in the strictest confidence.