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Job | Ref No - 15431

Permanent job on a multi faceted Farm & Estate in <->Perthshire<->

Farm TypeArable, Beef

Job will include stock work (beef cattle) through calving season, tractor work, grass work (feeding cattle, baling) and haulage of live stock, fencing and other far, related activities.

High level mechanical ability and experience with tractors, handlers, diggers and all grass machinery, with experience/training certificates, as appropriate. Ability to operate tractors for farm work and haulage of livestock and machinery.  Experience with beef cattle through winter feeding and spring calving. Some sheep work possible. Qualifications with quadbike, sprayer, chainsaw and first aid. Team player, proactive mindset and enthusiastic. job  Additional work including tractor work in preparation of new grass, sowing, fertilising, baling, sileage, fencing and forestry.  The role to be filled is a full time farm and estate worker, assisting and co-managing a herd of 100+ cows and calves in North Perthshire.  Spring calving with 5 bulls in operation. Working as a team of 5.Self starter and motivated. The farm/estate is positioned 7 miles North of Pitlochry and is owned and managed by a family who are actively involved in the day to day Family house with 3 bedrooms provided.

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 29/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£Based on experience and to be discussed on application
Employment TypeFencer, Beef, Arable
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Pricen/a
Other Accommodation Information

The farm is located 7 miles North of Pitlochry and 1 mile from Blair Atholl. In Blair Atholl, there are the following facilities: main line railway with direct links to Perth, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London and Inverness.  Nursery, primary school, hotels, pubs, golf course, swimming pool, garage, 2 shops.  Pitlochry, 7 miles away, has all of the above plus a supermarket, swimming pool and wider job opportunities. Blair Castle and the House of Bruar are local providers of accommodation.

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

A range of employment opportunities are available for partners, depending on qualifcations and experience. There is a local nursery and primary school in Blair Atholl, 1 mile away. Farm vehicle provided for farm and estate useage.

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