Reference Number: 01767
|Job Role||Herdsperson in Wiltshire Ref: 1767|
This is a modern well-equipped farm has 450-500 dairy herd on 1,500 acre estate in Wiltshire. The herd are milked three times daily in a modern, 38 point rotary. These high yielding cows are TMR fed and are cubicle housed on sand. The successful candidate will be joining a structured team on the farm.
We are seeking a competent Herdsperson to focus on herd health and assist the herd manager. There will be a share in the milking rota, involvement in AI, foot trimming and other herd care duties, assisting in vet routines, stock work and ensuring high standards are kept as the rest of the team do.
The successful candidate will be an excellent stockperson with sound milking experience, ability to detect and treat aliments, drying off, calving, general herd care etc. Qualification in AI is desirable but not essential.
A flat or a house will be made available for the right candidate
|Additional Info||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.
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