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Assitant Herdsperson required on 340 cow dairy farm. Job in <->Wiltshire<->

Farm TypeDairy

Assistant Herdsperson required on 340 cow, Pedigree, all year round calving, closed herd, 9500 lts sold/cow. Wiltshire.1000 acre mixed family farm, milking 340 high yielding Holstein Friesian cows, home bred replacements, very tidy farm with good working environment.

This role would suit someone that is keen, hard working with good attention to detail and can work as part of a small friendly team. Previous milking and livestock handling experience required with tractor and telehandler driving skills. Calf rearing experience would be an advantage. 

DIY AI and Foot Trimmimg Certificates/Experience an advantage, although training will be given to the right candidate.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 10/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation PriceRent free, council tax free, water free
Other Accommodation Information

Modern comfortable two bedroom bungalows on farm.

Village store/post office, primary school and doctors surgery 2 miles. 

Nearest town 6 miles.

Distance from shops and amenities2 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Applicants need to speak good English, be able to work on own initiative and as part of a team. Be calm and considerate towards livestock.     

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