Farming Team Leader

About Ingham’s

Ingham’s proudly employs approximately 1300 people in all aspects of poultry production across New Zealand. We are a fully integrated farming, primary and further processing poultry production business focused on quality and safety. At Ingham’s, we are continually striving for business excellence and innovative growth initiatives whilst maintaining the traditional Ingham’s values.

As the Team Leader, your role will be involved in managing site operations on a daily basis from feed outs through to coaching and training your wider team. With many moving parts this role will see you building a team driven to achieve our vision here at Ingham’s.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Completing planning and reporting on farm site performance
  • Attending Farming meetings to report on and be involved in the overall success of our poultry division
  • Leading, managing, and developing a team to ensure they have the capability to achieve company goals whilst upholding our high animal welfare standards
  • Implementing continuous improvement initiatives through working closely with the Farm Manager and wider teams
  • Actively working towards achieving quality, safety, environment , animal welfare and financial goals for the Farm

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ leadership experience
  • Clear understanding and experience in farming operations, specifically in poultry
  • Previous training and experience in animal welfare
  • Sound computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Ability to motivate and drive the team from the front
  • Ability to display initiative and strong problem solving skills


  • You will be joining a well-recognised Australasian company moving from strength to strength
  • You will be joining a motivated and driven team
  • You will receive staff discount on product ranges produced by Ingham’s

*We will only be considering applicants that are currently based within New Zealand and have the valid right to work requirements*

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