Ref No. Job Reference No. - 24041
Experienced Assistant Herdsperson job - Wiltshire
Dairy, Beef
South West

Experienced assistant herdsperson needed on a 200 cow organic Friesian/Holstein herd to assist the head herdsperson in the day to day running of the dairy and take control in his absence.

Cows are milked through a 20:20 herringbone Westfalia parlour with a Westfalia Dairy Plan computer system. The parlour also has ACRs and ADF milking equipment.

The dairy is part of a 1600 acre dairy, beef and arable enterprise run to Soil Association Organic standards along with another dairy herd on the holding.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to progress in the dairy industry.

The role will require high attention to detail and hygienic milking methods to maintain the current high standards we have in place.

Other duties will include calf rearing, dry cow management, yard work. Foot trimming experience would be useful as all feet are done in house.

Teamwork and a responsible approach to is essential.

Further training will provided.

A two bedroom terraced cottage is available within close distance to shops and schools.

Start as soon as possible.

Job Length



Start: 18/09/2021,
Finish: Not Specified


TBD depending on experience


Averaging 60 hours per week



Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

2/3 bedroom terraced house available depending on size of family.

Good schools and local facilities are within a 5 mile radius. A good bus service operates right past the farm.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

2 miles

Smokers Accepted?


Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

Start as soon as possible

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