Ref No. Job Reference No. - 29493
Herdsperson job - Nottinghamshire
Dairy
UK
NG23
East Midlands
Description

Opportunity to become a member of an experienced team looking after 600 cows plus followers on a Dairy Farm in Nottinghamshire.

Modern 40 - 80 parlour. Grass based system with parlour concentrates. Self feed silage in winter for 400 cows. Silage in bunkers for rest. Staff milk normally once a day.

Varied job as we share all stock duties required on the unit.

 

Desirable skills listed below but further training will be available for the right individual:


  • Loves cows

  • Good stockperson skills

  • Managing grassland allocations

  • Dry cow and calving management

  • AI and foot trimming trained

  • Good tractor and telehandler driving skills

  • Ability to get on with other staff

  • Enthusiasm and willing to learn if lacking experience

 

In return the farm offers:


  • A good working environment

  • Continued investment in farm infra-structure

  • Provides protective clothing

  • Ongoing training with local training group if necessary and participation in The Profiteers herdsperson training group

  • Employed by the business with pension contributions etc

 

This is a permanent position but could also be a good further career move for someone who wishes to increase knowledge before moving into a management position.

We work a 5 day week with every other weekend off and a designated day off on a week day.

3 bedroomed bungalow on the farm available if required.

Salary amount dependent on experience.

Job start can be flexible.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 10/06/2024,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

To be discussed, depends on hours and experience

Hours

50 - 53, but we can be flexible on hours worked if necessary

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Part of salary discussions

Other Accommodation Information

3 bedroom house on the farm if required.

In the countryside but close to all local amenities.

Newark 6 miles with access to national rail network.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

3 miles from shops

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Tractor

Other Information

Job can start as soon as someone wishes but we are happy to wait for the right person. We can accommodate varying levels of experience as long as the individual is enthusiastic and willing to learn.

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