We are looking for a person to assist with the management of a 500 crossbred cow herd, our current herdsman is due to retire and we are looking to replace him. The cows are milked in a 30/60 herringbone parlour with auto drafting. Autumn block calving yielding 9000 litres, cubicle housed in the winter and paddock grazed in the summer. We just taken on a unit in Somerset near Taunton with 480 cows. We need staff for both farms. Tractor driver , herd manager and a assistant herd manager. Would suit a working couple or someone keen to improve their skills and progress in the industry.
If you like cows we have a job for you.
Key responsibilities would be working along side a team of four, milking, cow fertility and health, record keeping, AI and foot trimming would be an advantage but further training can be given.
This is a permanent position with the opportunity of progression
Finish: Not Specified
2 bedroom cottage on the farm
Full UK Driving Licence
This a permanent job with the opportunity of progression.