Assistant Herdsperson in Somerset Ref 999

Location:    Somerset

Position:     Assistant Herdsperson with Grass based system

The Farm:

This modern, well equipped farm is looking for an experienced Assistant Herdsperson for their 320 dairy cow herd. Milking is completed twice daily in a well-equipped 30/60 swingover parlour. A New Zealand system grass production system in operation.

The position/applicant:

We are seeking an experienced Herdsperson for this role with a knowledge of New Zealand grass based system.

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Previous milking experience
  • Previous experience with herds of in excess of 300 cows
  • Experience in basic tractor driving skills
  • Experience of extensive grazing systems is an advantage

This is a great opportunity for personal development and further responsibility for the right candidate.

Accommodations is a static mobile home.

This is a contract position, where the successful person will operate as an agency worker with Farm Solutions. This means that the person will not have sub-contractor responsibilities and all statutory tax deductions and payments will be made by Farm Solutions on their behalf. Hourly pay operates, which includes pay for overtime hours worked.

To apply, please forward your CV to or phone 07442491963 for further information.

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