Pig Vet - East Anglia

Location
Long Stratton, Norwich
Salary
Highly competitive salary
Posted
19 Jan 2022
Closes
18 Feb 2022
Sector
Practice
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Peddars Pigs Ltd is a large integrated pig production business based
in East Anglia. We have 15 breeding herds all outdoors and finish all progeny on straw based, high welfare contract finishing units.

A division of Peddars Pigs Ltd, our Veterinary Practice employs 3 dedicated pig vets. We operate remotely but also have a vet’s office and pharmacy based in Long Stratton, Norfolk.

We are a friendly team of vets and see ourselves as an important part of the pig production business. We work very closely with the field staff and third party producers. Our key roles are health management, production analysis and welfare monitoring. The health and welfare of our pigs is extremely important to our business.

Our current veterinary team is Peter Anderson, Steve Youngs and Hannah Cowen. We are looking for an additional vet to take us up to 4 vets. We are looking for a good communicator who enjoys being part of a team and is keen to develop their role in the business. The position would suit a vet with previous pig experience but we would be happy to employ a new grad with an interest in pig medicine, full training package will be provided.

This is a pig only position, 5 day week, on call shared between the team, part time or flexible working an option. Highly competitive salary with usual terms and conditions and opportunities to progress in our business and the wider pig industry.

Please contact Steve on 07768 232884 for further details or email via the apply button.