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Careers at Davidsons Animal Feeds

Davidson's are a privately owned family business and are Scotland's largest producer of ruminant feeds operating one of Europe's most modern feed manufacturing plants setting the standard for service and quality in our market place.


If you are a results-driven, enthusiastic and nutritional-savvy team player, you will thrive in our dynamic, flexible and collaborative environment.

Graduate Trainee Nutritionist

Davidson Animal Feeds are the largest family owned producer of ruminant animal feeds in Scotland, operating one of Europe's most modern feed manufacturing plants setting the standard for service and quality in our marketplace.

Due to the success of our Graduate Nutritionist Scheme we are now looking to recruit a dynamic graduate sales nutritionist (Trainee) to complement our existing sales team. There is currently one available role based in our growing Cumbria region.

Your role will be to support, manage and develop existing accounts as well as sourcing new business. You will also be able to advise your customers on their livestock's nutritional needs.

This role entails remote working along with extensive travel, therefore a company vehicle will be supplied along with a phone and laptop.

A BSc (Hons) in an agricultural related course will give you an advantage. Alternatively, we will also consider applicants with a science based degree who also have an agricultural livestock background.

You will be a self-motivated, confident, influential individual with a natural flair to influence people into your way of thinking.

To be successful within our industry you will be totally focused and driven to be the best at everything you do. You will also be an effective and supportive team player, fully IT literate and enjoy travel. Some sales experience would be helpful.

The successful applicant will receive product and ruminant nutritional training, they will also be supported with an ongoing nutrition and development programme.

If you are looking for a progressive career within a fast moving, innovative business who support and develop their colleagues into some of the most respected ruminant nutritional consultants in our trading areas, then send me your up to date CV along with a full covering letter explaining how you can make a difference to our business:

Jim Cairns

Sales & Marketing Manager





Due to further expansion and increased volumes, we require Class 1 & 2 Bulk Blower drivers for day shift's for Monday to Friday and Friday to Monday. Full and part time permanent positions. Blower experience an advantage but full training will be given to suitable applicants.

Send your CV in the first instance to

Stephen Hunter
Transport Manager
Davidson Brothers (Shotts) Ltd
Gray Street