Work For Us

Hatchery Operative

29 Jun 2020
27 Jul 2020
Contract Type:
Job Advert
We are currently recruiting for a Hatchery Operative to join our hatchery based in Quainton, Buckinghamshire.

We are a leading supplier of Poultry products into an impressive range of customers in the UK retail and food service sectors. With ambitious plans for the future, there hasn’t been a more exciting time to join us.

Join us as a Hatchery Operative and you can be a part of the aspiring team that brings Avara Foods to life.

Purpose of the role

As a Hatchery Operative, working as a part of the Hatchery Team, you’ll help assist the hatchery and play a key role in the daily duties which are fundamental to our entire business.

Your key responsibilities will include:

• Ensuring chicks are sorted into the required grades and quantities, ready for farm delivery
• Assisting in the effective movement of eggs from storage to incubating machines and then to hatching machines
• Cleaning all equipment after use to the required high standards
• Safeguarding bio security and following these strict procedures
• Observing bird welfare and health and safety on site at all times

What we are looking for:

• You will be motivated, flexible and have a good work ethic
• You can work well in a team environment and have excellent communication skills

Normal working hours for a Hatchery Operative are as follows:

Monday – 06:00 to 16:00
Tuesday – 06:00 to 15:30
Wednesday - 06:00 to 12:30
Thursday – 06:00 to 16:00
Friday – 06:00 to 15:30

What’s in it for you?

We are committed to making sure our employees reap rewards of commitment and great performance. You will enjoy a secure, supportive and progressive working environment, where your contribution and achievements will be recognised and rewarded
We offer comprehensive training as well as development and career progression opportunities. As a Hatchery Operative, you can also look forward to benefits that amongst other things include the following:

• 3% Pension contribution
• Various lifestyle benefits
• 28 days annual leave
• Life assurance cover
If you are ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today!
We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer. 
Closing date for applications: 24/07/2020