Ref No. Job Reference No. - 24678
Herd Manager job - Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland
Dairy
UK
DG8
Scotland
Description

We are a family farming business milking 350 Jersey cows near Wigtown. The herd calves in the spring and is grazed on a New Zealand style paddock system.

The farm features a modern, 30-a-side herringbone parlour with auto-drafting. Cow Manager technology is used for health and activity monitoring. Kirvennie is also part of an exciting and innovative group looking to improve herd genetics through genomic selection and advanced breeding techniques.

Animal welfare and staff welfare are at the heart of what we value most.

An experienced person is required to be responsible for milking the herd twice per day and managing all husbandry and veterinary care. Grazing management will be a key skill. They would join and lead a dynamic team of people caring for the livestock on the farm and report to the Owner.

Salary commensurate with experience and a good modern house is available.

To apply, please write or email with CV giving specific details of your current position and responsibilities by 31st January. 

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 1/02/2022,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Not Specified

Hours

50 - 60

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

Oil central heated house, 2 bedroom, modern kitchen and bathroom, garage and large enclosed garden.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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