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Job | Ref No - 14991


Farm TypeDairy

GENERAL FARM WORKER/ASSISTANT HERDSPERSON REQUIRED ON LARGE DAIRY FARM NEAR ILFRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON.  General farm worker/assistant herdsperson required on a large dairy farm within a few miles of the best beaches in North Devon – Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton, and only a short drive from Exmoor National Park.  Your role will involve a variety of tasks including milkings, tractor driving at silage times and slurry tanking, yard work, feeding the calves when regular calf rearer is off and general care of youngstock in the winter months.  The ability to work in a team is essential, as is attention to detail.  Experience necessary.  You will be required to work at least 40hrs/wk on a 2 week rolling rota, with regular time off including 4 whole days in every 14 days, working every other weekend.  (More hours may be available if candidate requires).  A 2 bedroom mobile home or 2 bedroom farm cottage is available as accommodation. The job is available for immediate start  but we have temporary cover so can wait for the right person if necessary.  Good rates of pay available with salary dependent on applicant’s experience and qualifications.  Please apply with CV detailing previous experience, any qualifications and contact details.

AreaEast & East Anglia
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 19/06/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?
Pay£Pay subject to experience
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

We have a mobile home available with 2 bedrooms or a 2 bedroom cottage situtated in a peaceful location within walking distance of the farm.

Distance from shops and amenities10 minutes walk to village shop
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

We will require references. We are looking for someone who is viewing this as a long term position and is able to work at a high standard.

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