Ref No. Job Reference No. - 24059
Enthusiastic Herdsperson for grazing set up - Leicestershire
Dairy
UK
LE8
East Midlands
Description


Your chance to join a new forward-thinking dairy enterprise and work alongside top operators

We are looking for a positive, driven and experienced herdsperson to join our young team on a dairy enterprise in the south of Leicestershire. Key responsibilities will include milking, foot trimming, herd health & fertility, grazing management, general stock husbandry tasks and sharing the day-to-day running of the herd. The farm currently milks around 200 cows. The herd is mainly block calved in late spring and is made up of robust Friesian X cattle producing milk on a premium solids contract. Making the most from forage the focus will be on profitable, sustainable milk production with emphasis on high herd welfare.

We are looking for:


 



  • A flexible and positive attitude

  • Team player

  • Experience in a similar role

  • Foot trimming experience/certificate


 

Attitude and willingness to learn is essential, training will be offered to the right person for essential skills. There is an emphasis on continuous personal development and active involvement in a number of dairy discussion groups is encouraged.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 25/09/2021,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Competitive salary

Hours

TBD

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Free from rent and council tax

Other Accommodation Information

3 Bed detached house 

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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