Senior Pig Stock­per­son — Northallerton

White Rose Farms Ltd are based predominantly in Yorkshire and 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 farm in Northallerton. The farm is a key nursery to finisher unit within our pig breeding operation, supplying pigs from nursery up to finishing. This is a great opportunity for the right individual to join our fast paced ever growing business with a bright future.

Main Duties:

  • Working with an indoor, 5,000-place nursery and a 7,000-place finishing unit alongside a 1,000-breeding sow unit.
  • Assisting with breeding unit as required.
  • 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.

You will need:

  • Experience running a large nursery finishing unit is preferred
  • Wet feed system experience is preferred
  • A keen interest in the pig industry and animal welfare is advantageous.
  • Farrowing house experience is desirable.
  • 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

Pay and benefits:

  • Full time, permanent position available.
  • Competitive pay package - dependent on experience.
  • Company property may be available.
  • Training opportunities available.
  • 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.
  • Option to join the Cranswick discounted share scheme.
  • Access to the Cranswick discounts platform.


To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV via our Indeed page: White Rose Farms Ltd Careers and Employment | Indeed.com

Internal applicants must make their line manager aware before applying

Closing date: 21/07/2024

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

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