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Job for an Assistant Herdsperson <=>Newcastle under Lyme<=>

Farm TypeDairy

STAFFORDSHIRE - We are looking for an experienced cow person to work on our progressive 480 Friesian/Jersey herd.  We operate a New Zealand grazing system with spring block calving.    This role has arisen due to a staff members moving back to Europe.  The successful candidate will be expected to have sufficient experience in this type of system.  The key responsibilities will include milking and herd health.  Experience in fertility, record keeping, foot trimming and grazing management is preferred but not essential as training will be given.  The successful candidate will have a proven track record of excellent stockmanship, be a good communicator and work well within a team. This is a great opportunity for an energetic, keen individual to assist the Farm Manager and to take their own career to the next level.  In return we offer a competitive salary and accommodation if required. 

AreaWest Midlands
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation Price
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Distance from shops and amenities0.5mile
Smokers Accepted?Yes
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