Herdsperson / GFW in Gloucestershire Ref 2394
The modern, equipped, clean and tidy farm is looking for an Assistant Herdsperson/GFW for their 350 high yielding pedigree Holstein herd plus youngstock and followers on 1,000 acres mixed farming enterprise.
Milking is completed twice a day in a 10:20 herringbone parlour, with future plans to expand and improve. TMR feeding in operation.
Routine foot trimmer and Genus RMS in place.
The role requires a competent milker, to complete a share of the milking routine within the team and will also complete yard work and focus on calf rearing.
The farm supplies a premium milk contract so adhering to the regulations of this contract, hygiene and appropriate standards are paramount.
The successful candidate will have the following:
Experience in milking will share milking Rota within the team.
Team player mentality
Preference for calf rearing
Basic tractor experience, with the use of yard machinery
Training can be made available and encouraged for those looking to expand their knowledge and enthusiasm to put qualifications into action.
Accommodation is modern, tidy mobile home free of charges