Farm Manager

Posted 07 June 2023
LocationCounty Laois
Job type Permanent
Discipline Manufacturing
Contact NameDavid Rooney

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment is working with our client, who are a leading Meat Production company to hire a Farm Manager to manage its pig production site in Co. Laois.

As a Farm Manager, you will be responsible for the managing and overseeing all production aspects of the farm on a daily basis. You will ensure that the team is working efficiently, and all goals and quotas are being met.

This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate with a farming background to be part of a renowned company and join an excellent team in a fast-paced environment. Our client is offering an excellent salary and additional benefits.

This is a permanent position with an immediate start.


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  • Manage the production aspect of the farm and while maintaining and improving performance and best practice.

  • Managing all aspects of Health & Safety on the farm on a daily basis.

  • Managing the team and implementing a strong training programme for new and existing staff.

  • Managing and recording all production records in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements such as DAFM and EPA.

  • Communicating regularly with other management to ensure standards are being maintained and goals and deadlines are being met.


What are we looking for?

  • Previous experience in a similar farming environment is essential.

  • A formal qualification would be an advantage.

  • Good communication and leadership qualities.

  • Time and People Management skills.

  • Previous experience in managing a team.

  • Problem solving skills.

Please send cv in word format.

Call David for more information on this job on 0874054758

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