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Calf Feeder/ Milker job in <=>County Durham<=>

Farm TypeDairy

To take responsiblity for the rearing of dairy calves from birth to 3 months old . This involves feeding calves twice per day, feeding colostrum to new born calves, bedding down and cleaning out, dehorning, tagging, record keeping. Outside the main role you will be involved with the day to day activities on a 500 cow organic unit, moving cows, milking and tractor work. Approximate hours 5am- 5pm. Successful candidate will have a calm quiet working style with livestock, good team work skills and a "can-do" attitude. Experience is an advantage but training will be provided. Milk from the farm is processed on site and sold throughout England. The farm regularly holds open evenings and events which all the team are encouraged to be involved with and meet the people buying the milk the farm produces. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to build experience, on a recently expanded modern dairy farm. 

AreaNorth East
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 03/06/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hoursfull time position
Pay£Salary to reflect experience
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

A recently refurbished 3 bedroom cottage is provided with the role, including Council Tax.  Farm located 1 mile from edge of Darlington. Local schools in town and also surrounding villages.  Properties and farm yard are No Smoking areas. 

Distance from shops and amenities1 mile
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

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