We are looking for an enthusiastic cowperson to work on our 550 acre organic dairy farm situated between Bath and Bristol.
The job will mainly consist of general farm work in the morning and then doing the afternoon milking for 160 herd of Holstein Friesians, eleven days per fortnight, in the 20:20 Boumatic parlour. The parlour is relatively new (2016) and works with SmartDairy/Herdmetrix. Other responsibilities will include heat detection, calf rearing, feeding, yard work, vet liaison, herd health and herd fertility.
The job can start at some point between 18th Nov and 10th December 2021.
There will be a 5.6 weeks/34 days holiday per annum. The successful candidate will work closely with the Farm Manager. The pay is dependent on experience of the applicant.
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Farm is located within 10 minutes drive to Bath and 20 minutes drive to Bristol.
Farm shop on the farm. 10min drive to nearest shops off farm
Full UK Driving Licence
Please send details of at least one reference who can be contacted. Job can start immediately, we want to hire someone by mid Dec