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Job for a Dairy Herdsperson in <=>Shropshire<=>

Farm TypeDairy

The Herdsperson role focuses on the care of the farm’s two dairy herds including milking and the operation of the parlour and dairy in accordance with best principles of milk and dairy hygiene.  In addition you will contribute to the continued high standards of care for the herd, including hygiene, fertility, production, foot care, grassland management, nutrition and general animal husbandry.  The post requires strongly motivated team members, with a willingness to develop new skills. For this post, irrespective of previous experience, full training will be provided both initially and throughout employment with the University. Whilst previous experience of working on a dairy farm would be useful it is not essential however a passion to learn and develop new skills is critical.  For further information about the University or to see full job description, please visit our website at Application Procedure: All applications should be completed and submitted using the Harper Adams e-Recruitment programme at  to be completed no later than midnight on midnight Sunday 17 March 2019 This post is unlikely to meet the relevant criteria to allow the University to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship.  Applications from candidates who require a Certificate of Sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered against the requirements stated in the recruitment documentation. Recruitment decisions will be made in accordance with the UK Visas and Immigration guidance.

AreaWest Midlands
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 02/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?
HoursFull time
Pay£Competitive salary and on-site accommodation on offer
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Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
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