Free Range Poultry/Farm Worker
Gilead is a Christian based charity on a 200 acre working farm in rural Devon with our growing town of Okehampton just 5 miles away and the city of Exeter 30 miles. Every person who visits says how peaceful and tranquil the atmosphere is. It is an ideal location for our residents to heal and build their lives again. All residents have suffered traumas in their lives, battled alcohol and drug addictions and now have the opportunity to gain work experience and training on the farm and in catering, horticulture, gardening etc.
About the Role
We are looking for an enthusiastic person to work in our free range production unit. Duties will include:
* Routine walking through the sheds
* Moving and checking the birds
* Picking up floor eggs
* Checking feed and water dispenses throughout the day
The majority of the days work would be grading and packing eggs from the conveyor belts onto pallets and keeping packing room and all equipment clean. Personal hygiene and correct PPE is important for bio security reasons.
Being fit and agile, having good communication skills, good time keeping, being reliable and working in a team is essential.
Full time position is needed covering Monday-Friday and weekends on a rota basis. Optional part time can be considered.
Own transportation and living within the area is essential.
Please email or post your CV and a covering letter.