Agricultural / Agro-Allied

Farm Manager at OJ Santos Pig Farms

OJ Santos Pig Farm is an integrated farm. It is a livestock farm with predominately pig rearing. However, there is other livestock on the farm – poultry, and ruminants. The farm is in Ilaro Ogun State about a 1-hour drive from Lagos. Environs include Ifo and Sango Ota. It is also close to Sagamu and Abeokuta.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Farm Manager

Location: Ilaro, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Supervise all farm activity
  • Ensure implementation of farm policy and procedures
  • Fill and keep all farm records
  • Treat animals when sick
  • Deworm animals according to schedule
  • Enforce biosecurity procedures
  • Monitor and follow up on every aspect of animal productivity
  • Increase animal productivity and efficiency
  • Check for animals’ heat
  • Cross animals on heat
  • Monitor animal health and behavior
  • Promote animal wellbeing and comfort
  • Work to determine treatment of sick/injured animals
  • Use company treatment schedule
  • Ensure feed is preserved
  • Supervise mixing of feed
  • Supervise Junior workers
  • Recruit junior worker
  • Manage Junior staff / Farmworker
  • Assist Farmworker in all aspects of their work
  • Check all animals 5 times daily and report any concerns
  • Ensure all animals are effectively fed and given clean drinking water
  • Interact on a daily basis with the animals to ensure animal well-being
  • Prepare, review, and complete reports
  • Communicate farm situation with business head in the morning and evening daily after rounds
  • Administer and participate in the company safety program
  • Monitor ventilation and water availability in all pens and animal shelter
  • Stay up-to-date on innovations and research within the industry
  • Update business head with the progress of the farm daily
  • Send pictures/video records of incidents to business head
  • Be available to do video /conference meeting
  • Be available to face to face meetings
  • Communicate by WhatsApp for more effective communication with a business head
  • Perform all reasonable requests from the business head.


  • Education: Would be required to have at least OND in Agric-related subject.
  • Experience in farming and animal [pig rearing] is essential.


  • Salary: N50,000 Monthly.
  • The manager will be required to stay on the farm. There is suitable accommodation and a good standard of the living facility on the farm.
  • You are entitled to 2 weekends off every month.

Deadline: 20th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover Letter and a detailed CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


  • Candidates should please specify the position they are applying for in the Cover Letter.
  • Application after the deadline may not be considered.

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