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Company Rural Directions
Location Hastings, Hawke's Bay
Listed Mon 26 Feb, 2:57 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 2449
Our client operates a well-established poultry farming business in Hawke’s Bay and seeks to appoint a Poultry Operation Manager to their team. With a large product offering to their customers including eggs, pullets, poultry feed, day old chickens and consumables the Owners pride themselves on producing high quality poultry products to the market.

Functioning as a 35,000 bird unit, the business comprises both rearing and laying facilities. The role of Poultry Operation Manager will be to oversee and manage the day-to-day operational and production aspects of the business with support from the Owners.

Ensuring that MAF compliance and biosecurity requirements are met and overseeing all staff to ensure the business is adhering to best poultry practice in optimising egg production are key responsibilities of this role.

The successful appointee will require excellent attention to detail, people management skills, good verbal communication and sound planning and organisation skills. As manual work and heavy lifting will be required, you must be physically fit and ideally have had previous experience operating tractors and forklifts.

Along with the excellent Hawke’s Bay location, you will gain the opportunity to learn from Owners with years of experience and a passion for the Poultry Industry.

For more information, please visit the Rural Directions website or phone the Rural Directions team in confidence on 0800 475 465 (Reference #2449)

Applications close 5pm Monday 19th March 2018.


Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.