General farm worker required for organic family farm on the Blackdown Hills near Wellington. 300 predominately British Friesian cows plus youngstock on a grass based system. Cubicle housed during the worst winter months and milked twice daily with a 19.38 herringbone parlour.
We have a vacancy to join our team to assist on the day to day running of the farm.
This role includes a variety of jobs. Duties include tractor work such as topping, harrowing, hauling bales and cleaning out sheds. You will be required to carry out basic maintenance on the machinery. The position will include yard scraping, bedding and feeding of cattle. This job will include some milking as an assistant in the parlour to provide relief cover.
The ideal candidate will have an eye for detail, good communication skills and a can-do attitude.
Finish: Not Specified
Depending upon experience
Included with job.
Two bed mobile home on site with enclosed garden and parking. Farm vehicle available for weekly shop.
The local village is 2 miles away and has an excellent school, a pub, shops, etc.
This is a permanent position. We are looking for somebody to join us who shares our passion for farming and livestock to help the business forward. Attitude is more important than experience. Please provide references.