We are a 3rd generation closed dairy farm, milking 280 cows in a modern Delaval 36/36 herringbone parlour (ADF & ACR, auto ID). Currently milking twice a day. All year round calving, seasonal grazing. With the view to increase the herd size. We are looking for a assistant milker to work full time. Please note this is not a management position. As well as milking, the role will include some general farm work including cleaning, maintenance and young stock, night checks, yard work. No AI or foot trimming required with this position.
We are a Sainsburys milk supplier and have Red Tractor. We are therefore used to high standards of working and our herd health is of the upmost importance to us. As well as our dairy we also run a contracting fleet and grow our on arable crops.
Candidates should be clean, reliable and quiet around livestock. Must be able to work as a team and follow instruction. Attention to detail with knowledge on farm practices and herd health. Further training is available and plenty of opportunity to expand skills.
We can offer flexible hours & every other weekend off. Very tidy static caravan accommodation on site available. Rate of pay based on experience.
We are flexible on start date.
Finish: Not Specified
around 40 hrs but flexible
2 bed clean double glazed, centrally heated caravan available. Due to the accommodation being a caravan on farm with no garden, we unfortunately cannot accommodate candidates with children or dogs due to safety.
approx 2 mile
Full UK Driving Licence