Experienced Assistant Herdsperson - 270 cows – Staffordshire – Ref: ILweb2486
We require an experienced assistant herdsperson to be a lead, milking in a team of two on a modern, well invested, new unit near Rugeley, Staffordshire. The farm is enjoying ongoing investment in infrastructure and facilities.
The herd is cubicle housed and milked through a 20/40 parlour. The role would entail milking, general stock tasks and basic treatments in the parlour plus aiding the herdsperson and team when required.
The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role, be able to post and treat mastitis and be able to lead a milking and deal with common issues that may occur. You will be reliable, have good attention to detail and work to a high standard. A competitive salary is on offer plus an apartment in the next village is available.
Therefore, a driving license is essential. All this plus a flexible rota with regular time off combined to make this an ideal role for someone in their early steps towards herd management.