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Job | Ref No - 19497

Job for a Herdsperson/ GFW in <=>Plymouth<=>

Farm TypeDairy

Looking for someone to work within a team of 5 looking after a 680 cow spring calving herd.  Must have experience of milking and all associated duties that go with large herd management.  Cows are milked on a recently modernised 50 point rotary parlour.  The cows have access to 600 acres of grass through a good infrastructure cow tracks and paddocks.  The farm has had considerable investment over the last couple of years. Only those with the following need to apply.

  • Looking for someone who can take responsibility and act on their own initutive!

  • Good working attitude.

  • Good time keeping.

  • Good sense of humour.

  • Team Player

  • Care for stock.

  • Interest in farming.

A good track record will be required.

Any ongoing training will be provided.

This position is open to all nationalities (Providing you can speak English)

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 08/04/2019, Finish: 08/04/2030
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours6 day week with only the essentials done at the weekend
Pay£TBD depending on experince
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation PriceRent and rates free
Other Accommodation Information

1 Bedroom Annexe/Flat. Lovely building that a couple have lived for last 4 years. New carpet just been fitted uptairs. has garden with a green house. Council tax paid as with water and eletric by the farm.

Distance from shops and amenities1.5 from pub 2.5 from village shop 7 miles from nearest town
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

The farm is situated between Launceston and Holswothy which both have supermarkets and good schools.

Bude and its sandy beaches are 18 miles away.

Exeter offers fantastic shops which is 46 miles.

Plymouth 27 miles away. 

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