We require an experienced and enthusiastic herdsperson to work alongside the existing herd manager/owner and team on a successful and expanding dairy business near Nantwich in Cheshire. The farm has made significant investment over the past few years resulting in outstanding facilities and working environment for both staff and cow and now require a senior herdsperson to share day-day responsibility and help progress the business further. New cow housing, roll-over crush and 50 point rotary parlour with all labour saving devices have recently been installed to milk the commercial herd of 650 Holstein x Friesian cows.
The successful candidate will need to be a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual who has extremely high standards with a particular eye for attention to detail, able to think for themselves and be able to run all elements of a large, modern dairy herd. Someone who is a good decision maker and willing to be dedicated to animal health and welfare as well as a good communicator with other staff are essential qualities for this role.
In return for your efforts, we offer a highly competitive salary with bonus schemes, regular time off. There is unfortunately no accommodation with this role, so you would need to be situated within 30 minutes of Nantwich
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Depending on experience
No accommodation available
No accommodation so you would need to be within 30 minutes of Nantwich.