Reference Number: 02978
|Job Role||Assistant Herdsperson/General Farm Worker in Co Cork Ref: 2978|
|The Farm||This is a great farm in a group of family owned farms superbly located just North of Cork city. The farm is operated by a combination of family members and hired in help.
|The Role||Skilled Farm Manager to take over the running of the farm, and ideally to have an input into the development of other farms in the mix. Initially the focus will be on the home farm of 260 cows. Preliminary objective will be to manage all aspects of this farm thus releasing the owner to concentrate on other aspects of the business mix.
|The Applicant||To succeed here you will be able to demonstrate a broad range of key dairy related skills and the ability to manage a farm unsupervised after initial orientation and training. Some but not all the key skills are grass management, grass measurement, cow and calf husbandry, milking, calving, skills in sucessfully managing a small team of farm operators, machinery operations and typical dairy farm administration skills.
|Accommodation||Comfortable single status accommodation is provided.