Genus ABS are seeking an enthusiastic person to join our growing Livestock team. This is a fantastic opportunity to provide the highest levels of care and husbandry to some of the most valuable beef and dairy bulls in the global AI industry.
Our bull stud in Ruthin is one of two premier bull studs in the UK, home to some of Genus ABS’ world-leading bulls. Semen collections made from bulls at Ruthin are distributed to customers around the globe. Our Livestock team play an important part in the Genus ABS global supply chain and helping farmers to produce higher quality meat and dairy sustainably.
All training to safely work with our bulls will be provided. Your first month with us will be dedicated to learning our processes and ensuring you are comfortable working with our animals.
Responsibilities of a Livestock Person:
- Daily care of our bulls (including feeding, bedding, healthcare, foot trimming)
- Semen collection from some of the world’s highest value bulls
- Routine health testing to ensure the wellbeing of our animals
- Clipping and preparing bulls for regular photographing and customer visits
- Support the upkeep and maintenance of bull housing and equipment used
- Adhere to our H&S protocols to ensure a safe working environment
- Advocate biosecurity principles amongst colleagues and visitors
- Work closely with a friendly team who are passionate about the wellbeing of our animals
- Be a reliable member of the team and work together collaboratively
- Previous experience in a livestock role
- Have a willingness to learn – all training will be provided
- An interest or enthusiasm for the industry
- Competitive salary and benefits package (including a discretionary bonus, company pension, and shopping discounts)
- Favourable working hours
- 25 days’ holiday + bank holidays
- Training and ongoing development opportunities
- Full uniform and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) provided
- The opportunities that come with working for a global organisation
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