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Job | Ref No - 20102

Full time Head Dairy Person / Dairy Manager <:>Glasgow<:>

Farm TypeDairy

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team.  Main tasks would be milking, foot trimming, herd management and other jobs acossiated with the farm.   

As part of a significant £ investment we are currently looking at modernizing the dairy unit and the integrating of robotic milking.  On a day2day basis, to assist in the milking & strategic management of our 220 Holstein Friesian herd, currently averaging 9200l/cow.   Currently we are milking through a 16/16 herringbone parlour, summer grazed/buffer fed during the summer & full TMR during the winter.  For that someone, prepared to be a success, there awaits a fantastic career, not just to be a manager, but evolve the role, to become an integral part of our business, help us shape the future & share in the success. 

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hoursaverage 58hrs
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
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A newly modernised 3 bedroom cottage on the edge of the village of Balfron, rural, but not too rural in location, fantastic local amenities & ‘very good’ (Ofsted) Local High & Primary school.  Balfron High School significantly outperforms both the National & Comparator schools in all Year Groups: OFSTEAD report & Inspection Report Summary   Balfron Primary School: 88% of pupils performing ‘very well’ @ literacy @ P7 (age 11), 66% of pupils performing ‘very well’ @ numeracy @ P7, with only 7% of pupils on free school means compared to the National Ave of 19.3%

Distance from shops and amenities500 yrds
Smokers Accepted?Yes
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