An exciting opportunity to run a high performing pedigree 200 cow jersey herd in Jersey.
Seeking a competent, enthusiastic and experienced herdsperson to take responsibility of this high performing jersey herd, which supplies milk within its own co-op group.
The role will include a focus on the herd health and welfare, milking routine, AI essential and foot trimming preferable but training can be offered.
Record keeping, medicine admin etc to be undertaken as part of this role. Working within a team environment with an assisting herdsperson and 2 support staff completing feeding and other tasks.
This is a rare and excellent opportunity for someone with a progressive attitude and keen interest in the dairy herd and to keep high standards which are currently running.
Excellent accessibility, with airports covering flights to all major cities and destinations, creating an easy transport links back to England.
This farm sees long-standing staff members, who are well looked after, with this role available from September when the current member is retiring. Could possibly accommodate someone sooner if the suitable applicant required.
The successful applicant will be :
- AI qualified
- Foottrimming desired but not essential
- Record keeping
- Capable of working in a team
- Herd health, care and management
Our client will consider those lesser experienced, perhaps assistant herdsperson looking for the next step
The role comes with accommodation, in a beautiful location, facilities and amenities.
The successful applicant will be employed directly with the farm.
To apply, please forward your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com> or phone 07767 161395 for further information.