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Job | Ref No - 19558

General Farm Worker job in <=>Bath<=>

Farm TypeArable, Dairy, Beef

We are looking for a General Farm worker to help with livestock management and field work.  We farm 600 acres of grassland, there are 170 cows in the milking herd, with additional dry cows, cull cows, a few beef cows and young stock. The livestock management will include: moving cattle, feeding calves, bedding down, vaccinations, and occasional relief milking. There is also AI and foot trimming to be done if the candidate is capable. The field work would include rolling, power harrowing and topping. The job would also involve other general farm work and maintenance including fencing. We would expect the candidate to have experience of working with cattle, driving tractors and using a telescopic.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 06/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeBeef, Dairy
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeHelp given to find accommodation
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Shared mobile home accommodation available (only suitable for single person) but would prefer candidate finds his own local accommodation. The farm is located between Bath and Bristol on a main road and is easy to get to from many local residential areas.

Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Start as soon as possible.

This is organic farm of 600 acres with 170 cows in the milking herd. We employ a farm manager, a full time cowman and a relief cowman. This job is to replace the General Farm Worker who works closely with the Farm Manager. Most of the milk is used to produce cheese on the farm and there is a modern cheese dairy, cheese shop and cafe located adjacent to the main cattle building and milking parlour. The farm is located in the village of Kelston on a main road between Bath and Bristol. There is a good village pub and buses run on an hourly basis to Bath and Bristol.

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