Ref No. Job Reference No. - 29433
Head Stockperson job - Orkney, Scotland
Beef
UK
KW17
Scotland
Description

You will be responsible for 140 spring calving suckler cows and young stock.

 

Duties include:


  • Feeding TMR

  • Foot trimming

  • Calving (night shift assistant employed)

  • Selecting cows for ai late June to early August (there are no bulls on farm, ai only)

  • General farm maintenance

  • Fencing

  • Drystone dyke repairs

 

Average 39 hours per week (more hours during calving and ai offset against reduced hours at quieter times), 5 day week including alternate weekend work.

High standard 3 bed house available if required. 10 minutes to town for shopping, etc.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 1/06/2024,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

£2300

Hours

39

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Nil

Other Accommodation Information

High standard 3 bed house available if required.

10 minutes to town for shopping, etc. Good local primary and secondary schools and further education.

Many opportunities for partner to work in agriculture and other industry sectors.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

7 miles

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

You must be happy working mainly on your own and be flexible to work around the needs of the cows.

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