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Job for a Motivated, positive person required for spring calving 490 cow <:>Ireland<:> NZ style grassbased farm

Farm TypeDairy

Castlecor Farms is a large scale spring calving dairy farming operation milking 800 cows based in Oldcastle, Co Meath, Ireland.  We are committed to a simple grass based system with crossbred cows that achives excellent levels of performance and maintaining a good quailty of lifestyle for everybody involved.  We have a vacancy for spring 2020.

We seek a motivated positive person to join our team for our grass based 490 cow spring calving dairy farm.  44 HB shed/milking parlour.  Good working conditions with rostered time off and finish time of 5pm.11days on 3 days off.  Experience of NZ style grass based farming and spring calving herds an advantage.  Must be able to work well with others and prior experience of herd management an advantage but not essential.  A positive attitude and a willingness to learn are.   Irish working visa needed for non EU visa holders.  We have a excellent track record of developing people within our business and offering oppertunies to enhance your career.  (Our Farm owner is an award winning dairy farmer).  Job may suit a farming couple.  Fully furnished accommodation   provided.  Outside of daily farming duties we have regular team nights out and BBQs and attend discussion groups and farm conferences.   References from your previous employers must be provided.

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/01/2020, Finish: 01/01/2021
Driving License Required?
HoursAverage 45/50
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Four bedroom house provided  1.5 miles from a good town (2000 people).  Bus nearby.  Less then 1 hour from Dublin city Centre.  Farm jeep for use for local trips for people over 25 years old with a full clean licence.

Distance from shops and amenities1.5 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

CV  with  references  must be provided.


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