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Job for a Dairy/ Livestock Assistant in <=>Newcastle<=>

Farm TypeDairy, Beef

We are looking for a young person who sees a career in working within a dairy and beef unit and in the longer term, would like to progress into a livestock management role. This position would suit a person who is conscientious, reliable and a good team player

Duties will include regular milking and working with the youngstock and beef animals. The farm has a 20:20 herringbone parlour with auto ID and cubicles for 150 cows and producing an annual yield of 7,500 litres.  In winter, the cows are housed and fed a full mixed ration.  From late spring through to early autumn they graze outside.

The successful candidate will have some dairy experience and be able to work to a high and consistent standard, both as an individual and as part of the wider farming team.  With proven skills and work ethic, we will provide additional training to support new skills and career development.  

In addition to competitive remuneration, we offer accommodation close to the dairy unit and the opportunity to be a key part of a successful and progressive farm business.

AreaNorth East
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeBeef, Dairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Single bedroom bungalow within walking distance of the Dairy unit

Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?
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