Assigns workers to duties, such as collecting and candling eggs, feeding and vaccinating poultry, crating and shipping fryers, and cleaning and fumigating chicken houses.
Directs maintenance and repair of facilities and equipment, such as chicken houses, automatic feeders, and layer nests.
Prepares worker attendance, egg production, feed consumption, and poultry mortality reports.
Ensure that materials and supplies are replenished as and when required
Check the requirements of equipment for farming like brooders, various kinds of feeders & drinkers, etc.
Ensure compliance with safety and hygiene standards of the organization
Ensure records are maintained for the procured materials
Recognize and respond to poultry health (including diseases such as bird flu) and production-related problems
Monitor feedstocks and respond to feed quality and quality requirements.
A Bachelor Degree or extensive related experience is an asset.
The ideal candidate will have 7+ years of industry experience.
Mechanically inclined with strong problem-solving skills.
Self-motivated, reliable and able to work in a team environment.
Superb communication and interpersonal skills.
Have an excellent understanding of bird welfare.
Excellent management skills.
Current or previous experience in layer operation
The candidate must have managed layer operations of at least 40,000 birds.
Job Location: Kuje, Abuja