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Assistant Herdsperson/Head Calf Rearer Job - Shropshire
Dairy
UK
TF6
West Midlands
Description

Organic Holstein/Freisian herd, milking 350 cows, 3 x times a day in a all year round calving system. The cows are out at grass all summer and buffer fed with a zero-grazer, then inside for the winter and fed a TMR ration.

The cows are milked through a newly installed Boumatic 30:60 Rapid Exit Swingover parlour that utilises AMI milk Meters, ADF and a Northern Dairy Teat scrubber.

Performance: - SCC 105 - Bactoscan 21 - Conception Rate 2.1 - Calving Index 390 - Replacement Rate 24% - 9,000litres a day

Skills required :

- animal husbandry

- aptitude with machinery preferred but happy to train the right person I.e. Straw chopper, scraper tractor, telehandlers

- ability to work quickly and use ones initiative

- ability to work in a team

- a good level of personal hygiene

- a willingness to learn and get stuck in

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 26/10/2020,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Competitive

Hours

50 +

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Accommodation
Accommodation

No

Accommodation Type

Help given to find accommodation

Accommodation Price

no cost

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

5 minutes

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

We are surrounded by several large towns, so a partner could easily find work.

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