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Stock Person for sheep & general farm work. Job in <-->Hertfordshire<-->

Farm TypeSheep

We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible with experience in working with sheep and general farm work.

We are looking for someone who is self motivated and capable to work with a small team.  We have a flock of 6000 sheep, approximately half of which are due to lamb in March 2019.  The sheep are spread over a large area so the successful applicant will need to hold a clean drivng licence as well as able to use a quad bike and/or RTV - ability to drive a tractor and fork lift would be a advantage.

They must be able to handle all tasks of sheep management including lambing.  You will be working on a family farm with a small team with large flock of sheep.  The successful applicant  must be able to work as part of a team or on their own.  They must be competent with all aspects of lambing ewes and must and be able to use their own an initiative.

Tasks to be carried out include sheep husbandry on daily basis i.e. worming, vaccination and dagging with a keen eye for health.  They will be keen to learn and gain experience.

AreaEast & East Anglia
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/12/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
HoursTo be discussed
Pay£To be discussed
Employment TypeArable, Sheep, Lambing
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHelp given to find accommodation
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Help will be given to find accommodation depending on the applicants circumstances

Distance from shops and amenities5 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

We are based on the Herts/Beds/Bucks borders and although we have no further job opportunities for a partner or spouse there would be work, schools and shopping opportunities within a 10 mile radius.

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