Herdsperson in Cornwall Ref 1299

Position : Herdsperson required

The Farm:

 We are seeking an Herdsperson to join our clients team on a  progressive 500 cow dairy herd in Cornwall. Milking is completed  three times daily in a modern 60 point rotary parlour. Herd Housing is in sand bedded cubicles.

The main role will be to manage the milkings and parlour routine, oversee and work together with other team members and milking staff. This will mean being practically involved within the milking rota, being on top of herd health and care, dairy hygiene and standards.

Seeking a good stockperson who has good knowledge of cows, ability to fit into existing team structure and lead parlour duties. 

The successful person  will be:

Experienced and competent in milking and use of modern milking parlours.

Experienced in milking of herds in excess of 200 cows.

Able to run the milking and parlour team.

A good communicator.

Have a genuine focus on herd health and care.

Have a strict focus on dairy hygiene and standards within the milking regime. 

Area:

Beautiful location and within a few miles of the coast/beaches.

Appropriate accommodation  will be provided.

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, please forward your CV to recruitmentmanager@farm-solutions.co.uk or phone 0744 2491963 for further information.

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