Reference Number: 02401
|Job Role||Herdsperson in Dorset Ref: 2401|
|The Farm||Seeking Herdsperson for a 370 commercial herd on a 550-acre farm. Milking is completed twice daily in a 18/36 swingover parlour. The herd is housed on sawdust and sand beds with grazing in the summer. The herd is TMR fed with calving all year round on this farm.
|The Role||The role will involve routine milking duties, herd care, daily recording keeping, implementation of a day-record book and use of a computer system preferred, but not essential.
Competent milker, with previous experience.
AI would be an advantage but not essential
|The Applicant||We are seeking an competent Herdsperson with good stockmanship skills, to focus on herd health and improvement. An interest and knowledge on calf rearing and youngstock management would also be preferred.
|Accommodation||Accommodation available - three bed semi-detached house on farm.