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Permanent assistant Dairy Manager job on the <->Isle of Mull<-> on the West Coast of Scotland.

Farm TypeDairy

Small family run dairy in the north of the Isle of Mull.

We milk up to 140 cows through a 14/28 westfailier, auto ID, A.C.R, T.M.R, with out of parlor feeders. We have a closed, mixed herd of Swedish Reds, MRI, Brownswiss and Aryshire.

All our milk is processed on the farm to make the Isle of Mull Cheese. 

We require you to be able to work as a part of our small friendly team but also have initiative to work independently. Good attention to detail is paramount. Also a good understanding of herd health with the ability to spot and treat illnesses quickly and effectively.  

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 27/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeManagement, Dairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation PriceTBD
Other Accommodation Information

There is a one bedroom flat on site right next to the parlor which is fully furnished with the essentials.

A bit info on the island. Mull is one of the largest islands in the Inner Hebrides, to get on to the island the only access is by ferry from 3 ports either, Oban, Lochaline or Kilchoan, easiest being Oban. It has an all year round population of around 3000 but does rely heavily on the tourist industries. There is a primary and secondary school local to the area. There is no large supermarket on the island apart from a Co-op, there is also a bank and a good health care service,.

Distance from shops and amenities1 mile from town
Smokers Accepted?
Other Information

Non smokers preferred.

Good English important.

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