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Passionate Herdsperson for job on 600 Cow Dairy Business <:>Leicestershire<:>

Farm TypeDairy

Do you want to take the next step on your career ladder?  With great opportunities given to grow your responsibilties and therefore your reward?

We are a growing dairy business situated in Leicestershire focussed oncow welfare, lifestyle and profitability.  We seek a top quality herdsperson to work with a progressive 600 unit to join our enthusiastic 5 person team.

Autumn block calving herd, focussed on superb standards of animal welfare and grass production.  We operate a paddock grazing system with great infrastructure and cows are housed throughout the winter months in cubicles.  We are looking for an individual who enjoys working with cows and we offer a great team alongside well planned infrastructure and simple automation to make the job enjoyable for all involved. 

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

➢ Excellent stockmanship

➢ High levels of dairy hygiene, with good attention to detail to achieve fantastic milk quality results

➢ An understanding of a seasonal production system with high utilisation of forage.  (Training can be provided)

In return our business will ensure the following:

➢ Provision of an excellent country house

➢ Competitive earnings (experience dependent)

➢ Ongoing training and personal development within our buisness and through regular discussion groups 

➢ Participation in the management of the business

You may be an experienced person or a young starter in our industry.

The job could start as soon as possible.

AreaEast Midlands
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 20/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£According to experience
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Modern house on the farm.

Distance from shops and amenities3.5
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Location 3.5 miles from local town (Atherstone) and fantastic schools in surrounding villages (1 mile away).  The job to start as soon as possible.


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