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Assistant Piggery Manager - Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #14914
Job Location Zambia
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role Assistant Piggery Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable depending on candidate

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 2
Residence Location Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian, Resident or Expat
Degree Diploma

Job Description

  • Job Status: Interviews in Progress

Our Client is looking for an Assistant Piggery Manager to join their team in Zambia

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not subject to:
Day to day running of Pig Stores
To perform excellent Husbandry skills.
Demonstrate good team leading skills.
Strong organisational skills.
Keep accurate records.
Communicates with all relevant employees to ensure delivery times are met.
Plan, schedule, and review workload and manpower to make sure targets are being met.
Manage the stock control, as well as stores.
Confirm that health and safety regulations are being followed.
Provide guidance to employees.
Responsible for staffing issues.
Should have experience in following aspects:
Breeders of breeder’s selection.
AI service list preparation and insemination supervision.
Replacement stock selection.
Ensure that piglet mortality reduction while maximizing farrowing percentage
Will ensure that feed wastage is reduced.
Performance monitoring of fatteners for daily gains, fattening pig days.
Feed mill:
Organization of the ingredients, ready-made feed.
Feed formulations and compounding of rations.
Should have good interpersonal skill that will help
Develop a good and sound working relationship with all subordinate staff and workers on the piggery.
Should be able to organize, supervise and manage the farm labour force effectively so as to extract maximum efficiency out of them.

Key Skills
Previous Pig Farm experience and Pig farm working knowledge.
Highly organised.
Practical and hands-on.
Ability to manage time and workload effectively.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Leadership skills.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Good problem-solving skills.
Good attention to detail.
Ability to engage and motivate others.

  • Job Role: Assistant Piggery Manager
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Full Grade Twelve Certificate
Prior experience in pig production including AL and veterinary knowledge
At least two years experience in a similar field. Computer literate in excel and be able to work in pig production program.
Diploma in Animals Science with minimum 2 years hands on work experience.

Additional Requirements


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