Milker/General Farm Worker in Roxburghshire Ref 1050

Location:          Roxburghshire

Position:         Milkers/General Farm Workers 

Award winning dairy farm offering a unique opportunity to be a key part of it’s success. There are two positions on offer.  We are seeking experienced Milkers who can demonstrate a clear focus on quality and cow husbandry skills. Applications welcome from couples/friends willing to share the accommodation  provided in  a recently renovated 3 bed farmhouse. 

The farm:

Recognised for high yielding cows, high quality genetics and profitable milk production, this progressive farm has 1,100 Holstein herd on 1,600 acres. Milking is completed twice daily in a 60 point GEA parlour. The herd are cubicle housed all year and TMR fed.

The position/Applicant:

The main focus of the  roles on offer will be milking twice daily with an emphasis on good milking protocols and skilled cow husbandry.

The successful applicants must have previous milking experience but also be  willing to learn and implement the protocols in place here.

A full driving licence is required. AI  would be an advantage but not essential.

Good references essential.

A recently renovated 3 bed farmhouse will be provided  to successful applicants.

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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