Assistant Herdsperson

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We have a contract vacancy for an assistant herdsperson to assist with the day-to-day running of this split block calving herd of H/F cows capable of producing well in excess of 9000ltrs which is sold on a premium contract.

  Superb facilities provide excellent working conditions and include recently installed 18/36 Westfalia parlour with ADF and ACR’s, auto ID and shedding.  The cows are required to make good use of grazing but are fed a TMR ration all year round and are housed on sand bedded cubicles.  Pedometers and C21 software provide accurate and useful management information. 

The ideal candidate will have a good mix of technical skills, stockmanship and practical ability ensuring that the highest standards of health & welfare are maintained across the entire herd.  Calf rearing is done in batches on automatic milk machine and will be an integral part of this role. 

A recently refurbished 2-bedroom semi-detached house with c/h is available on the unit free from rent, rates and council tax. 

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