Ref No. Job Reference No. - 20908
Herdsperson in Pembrokeshire
Dairy
UK Mainland
SA62
Wales
Description

We are a family run farming business based in the heart of Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, comprising of two dairy herds, an earlies to main crop potato programme, winter brassica and daffodil production as well as cereals and grassland encompassing over 2,000 acres.

An exciting opportunity has come up to become part of the team managing 450 high-yielding dairy cows operating an autumn calving based system. Duties to include milking in a 40 point rotary, observing heats, AI, routine vet work, feeding, scraping, bedding, recording paperwork and other tasks to ensure the smooth running of the dairy herd.

We are looking for someone with previous milking experience and good livestock skills are essential. DIY AI skills would also be beneficial but not essential as training can be provided. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, willing to learn, keen to work as part of a team and also by their own initiative.

A full UK driving licence is required. The nature of the job means that it includes busy periods during calving/silage making and quieter periods also.

In return we offer a competitive salary which will be dependant on the candidates experience, standard Pension offer, 28 days holiday (including bank holidays). Training opportunities to further develop skills/knowledge.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity to be part of a close knit team working for a successful diverse agricultural business, please get in touch.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 31/01/2019,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Negotiable

Hours

60

Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

A family home is available on site (certain conditions to be met) which is set in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park just 2 miles from the beach. The coastal village of Broad Haven is 3 miles from farm, where there is the local primary school and als

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

3 miles

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving License Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity to be part of a close knit team working for a successful diverse agricultural business, please get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.

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