Herdsperson

Due to retirement, we require an experienced and dedicated herdsperson to join the team on a highly modern and progressive unit in Applely Bridge, near to Wigan, Parbold and the northwest motorway network.  

The unit, part of a wider multi-unit operation comprising of a total of 500 cows, has enjoyed major investment over the last few years including new sanded bedded cubicles sheds, 30/30 parlour and excellent handling facilities.  Cow comfort has been a priority for the Montebelliard herd which is milked twice per day and achieves 9000ltrs herd average.  Working alongside the owners you will undertake milking once per day during the week, twice on your weekend working, herd health, foot trimming, AI and keeping the daily diary up to date with further admin support from other staff.  

You will have a proactive approach, be a good communicator and look to maintain and build on the excellent results already achieved.   In return for your efforts, we offer a competitive salary with bonus schemes, regular time off and a family sized bungalow on farm free of rent and council tax.  

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