Assistant Herdsperson

**Calling all career driven people looking for a first class opportunity**

We are looking for an assistant herdsperson to join our young and superb team on our clients split spring and autumn calving herd in Shropshire!

The Farm
In brief the farm carries 350 spring and 250 autumn x bred cows on a simple paddock system. The autumn herd are housed during the winter and fed corn and self-feed silage, whereas the spring calving herd are outwintered. The herd are milked through a 35:70 herringbone parlour with batch rate feeders.

The farm extends to in excess of 1000 acres with a large grazing block which has grazing infrastructure including; tracks, water and fencing.

The Role
This position is suited to someone who is driven, hard-working and who has attention to detail. Whilst farming experience is advantageous, we are looking for the characteristic above and are thus willing to accept applications from those without any experience, so long as they have some transferable skills. You MUST be a team player whom is willing to help your colleagues as this is a close knit team that works in conjunction with each other to achieve success.

The Package
Included in the package is a lovely 2-bedroom cottage on the farm. The farm actively encourage training and development both on and off farm. You will be paid a competitive salary with bonus schemes and have regular time off. In addition is the chance to join a young vibrant and very sociable team.

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