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Title

HERDSPERSON/ MILKER REQUIRED for job in <:>Swindon<:>

Farm TypeDairy
Description


Excellent opportunity for a keen herdsperson/milker to play a key role on a well run and maintained family farm of 270 H.F. cows.  AYR calving with extensive use of grazing during the summer and cubicle housed in the winter.  Milking through a 24/24 Fullwood herringbone parlour with 2 people twice daily.  Your duties will include a mix of milking, scraping yards and cubicles, bedding up, TMR feeding and youngstock work.  A high level of attention to detail required along with a good sense of humour to match current staff, but at the same time being dedicated to the work.  A good level of animal husbandry required.  Accommodation will be provided.  Regular time off to suit and an excellent rate of pay for a suitable candidate. Ideally 2 people are required to split this work so to acheive a suitable work/life balance as I understand the importance of this.

CountryUK
AreaSouth West
PostcodeSN4
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 05/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours50 approx
Pay£TBD
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation PriceIncluded
Other Accommodation Information

Accommodation is a lovely comfortable and well presented fully furnished 2 bedroom static caravan with C.H. and double glazing or a three bedroom cottage close by

Close to shops, schools, pubs and plenty of employment opportunities for a partner

Distance from shops and amenities2 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

This is a long term position with opportunities to progress within the business for the right candidate. No time wasters please and only apply if you have a genuine interest in dairy farming.  Not suitable for anyone over 6ft tall (height limit in parlour). Good level of English language.We do aim for a happy working enviroment.

 

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