Abattoir Supervisor

Website Goldenlay Agri. Ltd

Goldenlay Agri Ltd is the largest producer, supplier, and distributor of table eggs across Zambia, and boasting a brand familiar to retailers and consumers alike. Goldenlay is hereby inviting applications from suitable qualified candidates to fill the position of an Abattoir Supervisor


  • Efficient and qualitative stock cutting, packing, wrapping, and stacking activities in a timely manner.


  • To supervise the selection, cutting, packing, wrapping and stacking of production stock on a daily basis in a safe secure manner.
  • Ensure Cold room temperature is checked and record temperature.
  • Supervise and ensure that slaughtered birds are cut into 350g, 500g, and 1kg portions.
  • Ensure quality of packing (no waste) and stickers are attached correctly.
  • Ensure that all machinery remains in a serviceable condition.
  • Report any incidents to the production manager immediately.
  • Supervise the packaging out of frozen products.
  • Live birds’ sales and distribution
  • Ensure spent hens are verified and weighed and that mortality counts is recorded.
  • When loading stock for dispatch, ensure FIFO is observed, ensure oldest stock is loaded first.
  • Check daily staff attendance and maintain discipline.
  • Adhere to Bio Security rules and quarantine procedures, maintain cleanliness and tidiness in the abattoir.
  • Ensure collection and disposal of waste (Blood, Feathers, Crops and Mortality).
  • Ensure that staff shower before duty and change into approved provided PPE.


  • Full grade 12 certificate
  • Must have a Degree in Animal Science
  • Must be computer literate with better skills in MS applications i.e., Excel, Word, Power point
  • Mature and responsible individual


  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Good communicator, able to work in a multi-cultural environment
  • Stable personality with passion for poultry management
  • Team player able to work with minimum supervision
  • Leadership and managerial skills
  • Fast leaner and easy to adapt to new environments

All qualified and interested candidates should send their updated CV’s with at least three traceable references to the address/e-mail below. Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.

The Human Resource Manager

[email protected]

Goldenlay Agri Limited, P.O. Box 90444, Luanshya

Closing date of applications: 15th November 2023

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