Dairy Farm in Somerset is looking for a reliable person for this permanent, full-time position.
The job includes, but is not limited to: calving, calf rearing, an interest in breeding is an advantage, young stock handling, TMR rationing, relief milking, assisting with milk recording. General Farm Work to include cleaning out, bedding up, yard scraping, fencing, tractor driving, seasonal grassland tasks, to include harrowing, rolling, dung spreading, silage, etc, and routine maintenance, some arable work. Currently milking 230 on a grass based system, and looking to expand. We also have a small flock of pedigree sheep and some experience would be helpful but not essential.
Knowledge and experience of livestock, a quiet, calm attitude around the livestock and whilst dealing with them, the ability to drive and maintain tractors and machinery is essential.
Some early morning starts, 6 days per week and weekend work. 1 day off per week and 1 long weekend per month + statutory holidays.
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Attractive salary and package according to age and experience
Static caravan with central heating, double glazing and all mod cons - just up-graded.
Situated 2.5 miles from the local town, with doctor's, dentist, supermarket, butchers, chemist, etc. Own transport needed.
Full UK Driving Licence