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Title

CALF REARER on 300 COW DAIRY UNIT. JOB on <->LEICS/WARKS<-> border.

Farm TypeDairy
Description


We are looking for a capable person to maintain high standards rearing calves on a 300 dairy cow unit in NW Leics.  Must be caring, have a good eye for health and attention to detail.  Hygiene and colostrum management important.  Calves are housed in hutches' then moved to bunches of 5 into multimaxis.  Calves are fed ASAP after birth (usually within 1 hour) with tested quality colostrum from freezer.  Pasteurised and milk powder feed is mixed and transported to calves in a motorised milk taxi. Calving is from August to November then January to April.  Also some other work involving the dairy herd.  

CountryUK
AreaEast Midlands
PostcodeCV9
Job LengthCould be permanent for the right candidate
DatesStart: 01/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?
HoursFULL TIME
Pay£TBA
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Mobile home on farm in quiet surroundings or help given to find accommodation locally. Shops are approximetly 2 miles away.  Measham- 2 miles.  Ashby de la Zouch - 5 miles. Tamworth - 10 miles. Nuneaton 10 miles. Market Bosworth - 7 miles. Leicester 20 miles.

 

 

Distance from shops and amenities2miles shops/ 1mile pubs.
Smokers Accepted?Yes
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