We are looking for a person with or without experience but with a keen interest to be part of a 3 person team on a 300 cow dairy on the Northants/Cambs border. We calve from April to September The main role is associated with the milking routine activities to include some milking, scraping, and maintaining a high standard of cubicle care. The job will also involve being part of a team being responsible for drying off cows, calving, heat detection, AI and foot trimming skills advantageous but not essential, Calf rearing and youngstock is a part of this role. Ongoing training will be provided.
The dairy was built on a green field site in 2014 incorporating new cubicle buildings, new herringbone GEA parlor using auto id, a heat detection system and new modern machinery. The milking herd is housed in cubicles and fed on a full TMR ration with summer grazing.
The applicant must have an interest in dairy farming and be able to provide one recent reference. Applicants need to have a good command of the English language to facilitate good communication within the dairy team.
We provide a competitive salary relevant to experience, regular time off.
Finish: Not Specified
Room in house
Shared Housing would be available for the right person, help would be given to someone looking for single acccomodation
There are very good local facilities, schools, shops and supermarkets all with in a short driving distance.
Full UK Driving Licence
We are a modern progressive business which is continually investing in a long term farming future.