Abattoir Manager  

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
£32,548 - £36,613 per annum
14 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
07 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Abattoir Manager   

Job number   SUPP103671 
Division/School   Bristol Veterinary School 
Contract type   Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern   Full time 
Salary   £32,548 - £36,613 per annum 
Closing date for applications   07-Dec-2017 

The University of Bristol’s Veterinary School is seeking to recruit an experienced Abattoir Manager with commitment and a passion for operating a commercial abattoir in a teaching environment.
The position offers an exciting opportunity to manage and develop operations in the only University-owned abattoir in the UK; involving undergraduate and industry-facing teaching, research and commercial activities.

The successful applicant will ensure that the facility consistently operates to the highest possible standards of animal welfare, food safety and quality, whilst balancing its commitment to teaching and training with commercial activities.

The successful applicant will also work together with the abattoir team and line management to develop the teaching and training portfolio, as well as the commercial output of the facility.
The successful applicant is expected to have significant experience in the operation of a commercial abattoir and cutting facility to a high technical standard, demonstrable competency in all aspects of slaughter and butchery operations and previous employment history in practical teaching/training.
For further information, please see the job description.
Informal enquiries are encouraged and should be directed to: Claire White, Specialist Veterinary Manager,  
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.