Assistant Herdsperson - SW Scotland Ref 1269

Position :  Assistant Herdsperson

Location:  SW Scotland

The Farm and the Role

This is an excellent opportunity on a progressive family run dairy farm.

We are seeking applicants who enjoy working as part of a close-knit family team, have a positive attitude and a sound work ethic.
Our client is willing to consider applicants who are relatively inexperienced/have no experience in milking, however, applicants must have a full driving licence with some tractor driving, farm machinery experience and can work well with the dairy herd.

Milking 400 cows twice daily in a 12:24 swingover parlour, the herd are cubicle house all year with TMR feed system in place.

The successful Applicant:

Essentially, this is a second milker position, you will need to:
Work well with the stock.
Have a full driving licence.
Have farm machinery experience.
Have tractor driving experience.
Have a good work ethic and a positive attitude.
Be willing to become part of a close-knit family team.
Provide good references.

Our client is open to applications from couples, as there is a good cottage on the farm suitable for a couple/small family. Farm is in vicinity to schools/villages.

This is a contract position where the successful 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 for further information.

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