Pig Farm Manager

  • Cork
  • Crewit Resourcing Ireland
Farm Manager – Pig Farming Salary: €50k DOE with a salary review after 12 months If you have a passion for farming and are committed to upholding the highest standards of animal welfare, we encourage you to apply for the position of Farm Manager – Pig Farming at our Client’s pig farm in Co. Cork, Ireland.Our client is one of the leading pig meat processors in Ireland.As a Farm Manager, you will lead the pig farming operations, overseeing breeding, farrowing, and grower management processes to ensure optimal performance and animal care.Take the next step in your career journey with a company that offers you a challenging yet rewarding work environment and opportunities for professional growth. APPLY TODAY! The Crewit team is looking forward to receiving your CV.Key Responsibilities: Oversee all aspects of farm management from breeding to Farrowing, Weaner, and finisher Departments, ensuring optimal reproductive performanceManage the farrowing process, ensuring the health and well-being of sows and pigletsLead the management of pigs in the growing phase, focusing on optimal growth rates and healthImplement nutrition programs, monitor feed conversion, and oversee environmental conditionsCoordinate routine health checks and interventions as neededLead and supervise a dedicated team, providing guidance, training, and supportImplement and adhere to standard operating procedures (SOPs) to achieve production targetsMaintain accurate records of breeding activities, daily tasks, and key performance indicatorsMonitor animal health and welfare, implementing preventive measures and responding promptly to health challengesFoster effective communication within the team and collaborate with other farm departments Requirements: Proven experience 3+ years in pig farming with expertise in Breeding, Farrowing, or Growers managementStrong leadership and interpersonal skillsIn-depth knowledge of swine management practices, health protocols, and industry best practicesProblem-solving abilities and proactive farm management approachEffective communication skills, both verbal and written (Fluent English as a first or second language) Location: Co. Cork Job type: Permanent, Full Time Salary: €50k DOE with a salary review after 12 months Accommodation could be provided as part of the packageIf you would like to hear more about this opportunity, please apply with your up-to-date CV, and the Crewit team will contact you!Crewit Resourcing are acting as an Employment Agency and Business. By applying for this role you are agreeing to our privacy policy and to be contacted about other roles that may be suitable for you. You can unsubscribe at any time.