Trainee Assistant Manager

Northfield Farm – Debach

Trainee Assistant Manager


  1. Job Purpose
  3. Northfield Farm – Debach
    Trainee Assistant Manager1. Job Purpose
  4. To ensure the highest level of bird welfare standards and bio security are maintained. To deliver production in line with the company plan, whilst ensuring a high-quality product is produced to sustain the Gressingham brand.
  5. 2. Key Result Areas
  6. • To ensure a high-quality product, reared within welfare requirements into the factory. To comply with customer requirements.• To ensure a product produced with low mortalities, good FCR and accurate weights.

    • To compile detailed records of crop performance.

    • To maintain suitable levels of feed, straw, gas, chemicals, supplements to allow good production.

    • To complete an NVQ level 3 in poultry production. Campaign.

  7. 3. Skills, Knowledge and Experience
  8. • A good knowledge of bird rearing principals (stockmanship). To include detailed knowledge of health, welfare, nutrition, health and safety etc.• A drive to improve the site and bird performance by innovations in rearing techniques.

    • To be able to manage staff so that they work to the best of their abilities.

    • Good knowledge of health and safety protocol and a proactive approach to near miss/accident reporting.

    • An excellent attitude towards developing themselves through learning knowledge and skills.

  10. Internal – All colleagues at all levels.External – Suppliers at all levels
    – Customers at all levels
  11. Hours:
  12. Mon to Thursday 7.30am-4pm
    Fri 7.30am-3pm
    Approx. 3 hrs either sat or sun each week
    Flexibility required
  13. Salary:
  14. £9.00 per hour
    Training program of progression will be put in place.
  15. Reporting:
  16. Farm Manager




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