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H116 - Poultry Farm Manager - West Midlands

De Lacy Executive is recruiting for an Experienced Farm Manager to work on a progressive Poultry unit based in the West Midlands. Our client is looking for a dedicated individual to manage their site which comprises of nine sheds. This is the ideal opportunity for someone who feels that they are capable of running a farm on their own. Whilst the candidate would report to the owner, the successful candidate will be in charge of the day to day management of the farm.

This is a family run farm so it would be the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking for a role that would enable them to be a person rather than a figure.

Responsibilities will include:

Ensuring all aspects of running the farm is met.

Maintaining safe working practices.

Managing and motivating a team.

Ensuring welfare of livestock.

Ventilation management.

Feed management.


Production performance.

Record keeping.

You will need:

Effective people management skills.

Ability to carry out manual duties.

Proficient computer skills.

NVQ level 3 in poultry production or similar would be desirable.

Full UK driving license.

Previous experience in the UK poultry industry.

Tractor driving experience - a telehandler ticket is desirable but not essential.

Remuneration: A competitive remuneration package plus accommodation is offered.

The next step? To apply for this exciting opportunity, please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word format please) to For more information please call 01885 483440/01885 485528.

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees recruitment practice. It is registered and complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

This job has now been closed.


  • Added: 28th October 2016
  • Ref: H116
  • Type: Farm/Unit/Forestry/Yard Manager
  • Salary: A competitive remuneration package plus accommodation is offered.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SW ENGLAND, WEST MIDLANDS,