Herdsperson in Dorset Ref 1031

Position:   Herdsperson

Location: Dorset

The farm:

This modern, well-equipped farm is looking for a Herdsperson for their 400 commercial herd on a 550-acre site. Milking is completed twice daily in a 18/36 swingover parlour. The herd are housed on sawdust and sand beds with grazing in the summer. The herd are TMR fed with calving all year round on this farm.

The position/applicant:

We are seeking an experienced Herdsperson:

  • Excellent stockperson with a focus on calf rearing and herd health
  • Good recording keeping
  • Competent milker
  • AI would be an advantage but not essential

 Accommodation is a three semi-detached house.

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 recruitmentmanager@farm-solutions.co.uk or phone 07442491963 for further information. 

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