Livestock Person

We are seeking two enthusiastic people to join our growing livestock team in Whenby, North Yorkshire. In this role you will provide the highest levels of care and husbandry to some of the most valuable beef and dairy bulls in the global AI industry.

Whenby Lodge Farm is one of two premier bull studs in the UK, home to nearly 200 of Genus ABS’ world leading bulls. Semen collections made from bulls at Whenby Lodge Farm are distributed to customers around the globe. By joining our team, you will play an integral part in the Genus ABS global supply chain.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Daily routine of feeding/bedding
  • Regular healthcare
  • Semen collection from some of the world’s highest value bulls
  • Routine health testing of bulls
  • Clipping/washing bulls for regular photographing and classification visits

To be considered for the role you will need:

  • Previous experience in providing high quality cattle husbandry
  • Be livestock-free and have a good awareness of bio-security protocols
  • An interest in and enthusiasm for farming, agriculture and the food production industry

About Us

Genus Breeding is part of the world's leading provider of bovine genetics and reproduction services, marketing in more than 70 countries around the globe. Alongside this is its technologically advanced range of forage, nutrition, foot and udder care products. Through Genus' extensive research and development programme, its cutting-edge technology is being used to maximise the potential of beef and dairy farms throughout the world.

What we can offer you
  • Competitive salary and benefits package (incl. discretionary bonus, company pension, and shopping discounts)
  • Favourable working hours
  • 25 days’ holiday entitlement (not including bank holidays)
  • Training and ongoing development opportunities
  • Full uniform and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) provided
  • The opportunities that come with working for a global organisation

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