Ref No. Job Reference No. - 23694
Herdsperson job - Wiltshire
Dairy
UK
SN8
South & South East
Description

Due to expansion and the continued success of our progressive pasture based dairy farming business based near Marlbourough, Wiltshire, we now have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Herdsperson to join our enthusiastic dairy team.

We farm 2770 acres across 3 dairy herds with 220 and 300 autumn calving and 270 spring calving along with rearing our own young stock and full arable operation to support our award winning dairy enterprises.

The Role:

Your role will include regular milking, stock welfare and hygiene along with working closely with the business owners and Dairy farm Manager to drive efficiency and performance. You'll support the young stock rearing operation and also contibute to the general smooth running of operations on our Chisbury Lane site.

You:

You'll have a track record of working on a dairy farm, ideally with experience of a pasture based and block calving system. You'll also be hardworking and keen to learn and keen to grow your career on an farm led by owners who are fully commited to your development within the team.

The Benefits:

In return, we'll offer you a competitve salary based on experience, regular time off and 28 days holiday. We'll also invest in your training and development to continue the progress of your farming career.

We believe in the health and well-being of our staff and organise regular team meetings and social events to help foster team spirit and a sense of belonging amongst our staff.

Suitable accomodation will be provided on or near the farm which is based in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside with schools and all local ameneties close by.

There may be an opportunity for a partner to also work on the farm helping with calf feeding and young stock rearing.

If you have a passion for dairy farming and are keen to grow your skills and knowledge within a supportive environment, we'd like to hear from you.

Applications with a CV and cover note telling us why you'd like to join us are preferred.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 1/09/2021,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

£2000 - £2400

Hours

50

>
Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Mobile home

Accommodation Price

None

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

3 miles

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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