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Job for a HERDSPERSON near <-->Sherborne, Dorset<-->

Farm TypeDairy
Description


We are looking for a Herdsperson to join our 400 Holstein Friesian AYR calving family farm.



The appointed person will be required to milk with an assistant in a new 30:30 herringbone parlour, with auto ID, in parlour feeders and excellent handling facilities, while fed a TMR year round.



Cows are housed in sand bedded cubicles and grazed during the summer months.



RMS is utilised for breeding, a contract foot trimmer is used for foot maintenance so the herdsperson is free to be involved with vet routines and drying off. 



The appointed person needs to be competent and ensuring high standards are maintained across all aspects of herd care with accurate record keeping and cleanliness of the milking parlour.

CountryUK
AreaSouth West
PostcodeDT9
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/01/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours60-65
Pay£TBD
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

3 bed Cottage on farm with central heating, aga, woodburner and large garden.  All local amenities are within 2 miles of farm.

Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?
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