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Dairy Farm Worker required. Job in <:>Scotland<:>

Farm TypeDairy

General Farm Worker required for small family run dairy farm.  Duties will include regular milkings, calf rearing, bedding, feeding and other animal husbandry tasks including tagging, dehorning, worming and clipping cattle.  Foot trimming and AI would be an advantage, although training could be given to right person. Tractor driving tasks including, feeding cattle, fertiliser spreading and loader work.  Building maintenance, fencing dry stone walling and welding will be required.  Hours will be 6am till 6pm with some time off in the middle of the day.  Every second weekend off, full holiday pay.

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 25/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation PriceNegotiable
Other Accommodation Information

Mobile home will be made available situated on the farm.  Local primary school, newsagent, pharmacy, GP, library, grocery store, 11/2 miles.  Secondary school 18 miles.   An opportunity may become available for a partner who has a genuine interest in young children and family life, to help with our large young family, cleaning, house chores, and cleaning of growing holiday home business.

Distance from shops and amenities1 mile
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Job may suit experienced person looking for smaller herd to work, or a young person keen to learn all aspects of dairying and animal husbandry.  Job may suit child friendly couple as part-time role may be available for partner.  Worker will be hardworking, enthusiastic with a genuine interest in livestock husbandry.  Able to understand and carry out instruction and also able to work on own initiative.  Attention to detail, consistency, reliable and tidy worker with a desire to improve all aspects of the business.

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