Assistant Herdsperson in Warwickshire Ref 1571

Position :  Assistant Herdsperson               Ref:  1571

Location:     Warwickshire

The Farm:

Excellent facilities in place on this well established 700 acre modern dairy farm.  Milking a herd of 380 commercial holsteins twice daily in a 28/28 herringbone milking parlour. The herd are loose housed (some cubicles) indoor all year round. The farm rear all their own replacement stock.

The Role:

We are seeking an Assistant Herdsperson, a reliable team player whose role  will focus on optimizing the herd care and health. Duties will include:

  • Routine milking,
  • Detecting and treatment of illness,
  • Calf rearing,
  • AI & Foot Trimming (experience here is preferable),
  • Stockwork,
  • Dairy and parlour hygiene upkeep,
  • Basic computer skills.

Accommodation: 

Mobile home on site or house to suit in local village.

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 tax deductions and payments will be made by Farm Solutions. Hourly pay operates including extra pay for overtime hours worked.

To apply for this role please forward your CV in Word Format to recruitmentmanager@farm-solutions.co.uk or phone 07442 491963 to register your interest.

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