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Job | Ref No - 15634

Are you an ambitious Dairy Farm Worker or Herdsperson looking for a job in <->Cornwall/Devon<-> on an award winning farm?

Farm TypeDairy

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious herdsperson to join an 450 Autumn block calved cows, organic dairy farm near Launceston, Cornwall. This is an established farm with excellent handling facilities, 24:48 herringbone parlour, cubicle housing for winter and a well thought out infrastructure of tracks and paddocks. The successful candidate will be part of a dynamic team responsible for for milking and general herd health alongside contributing to fertility and record keeping. We are looking for a positive individual, who has good attention to detail and high standards. Good livestock skills are essential with experience in AI and foot trimming. You must have experience of being a Herdsperson in a grass based dairy farm environment as we are looking to progress you quicklly to the 2IC position on this farm.   Rewards Include - Competitive salary, spacious accommodation near the farm, continuous advancement of skill base, strong support from our Unit Manager, farm owners and external consultancy team.  Full valid UK driving licence required.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£Competitive salary depending on experience
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation PriceCouncil tax and utilities
Other Accommodation Information

Spacious family accommodation near the farm.

Distance from shops and amenities2 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

The Carswell Group farms around 4,000 acres across the West Country and runs a portfolio of farm-diversification businesses.  Recently awarded 2016 Dairy Farmer of the Year, this role would suit an ambitious individual looking to progress their career in dairy farming.  The start date can be negotiated.

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