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Job | Ref No - 19338
Title

Cowperson/ Herdsperson/ Milker job in <=>Bath<=>

Farm TypeDairy
Description


We are looking for an enthusiastic cowperson to work on our 600 acre organic dairy farm situated between Bath and Bristol.



The job will mainly consist of milking the 160 herd of Holstein Friesians, six days per week, twice per day, in the 20:20 Boumatic parlour.  The parlour is new (2016) and works with SmartDairy/Herdmetrix.  Other responsibilities will include heat detection, calf rearing, feeding, yard work, vet liaison, herd health and herd fertility.



There will be a 5.6 weeks/34 days holiday per annum.  The successful candidate will work closely with the Farm Manager.  The job comes with caravan accommodation and a negotiable salary, dependent on experience.

CountryUK
AreaSouth West
PostcodeBA1
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 08/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours48
Pay£TBD
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Farm is located within 10 min. drive of Bath and the outskirts of Bristol.  Farm vehicle can be used for weekly shopping trip.

Distance from shops and amenitiesPub in village, cafe on farm, nearest Supermarket 10min drive
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

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