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Job for Herdsperson/General Farm work <->Dorset<->

Farm TypeDairy

We require an assistant herdsperson to work between two dairies, with one calving in the autumn and one in the spring.  Both are organic grazing based, with TMR feeding in the winter months only.  Both herds are 250 cows.  The job will include yard work with a new JD 5055 for scraping & bedding with sand, milking with the Herdsman, and also alone at times.  Both dairies are herringbone parlours, one being a new setup this year.  The job would suit a keen person who has a passion for modern dairy farming, they must be able to work to a high standard and fit in with a keen young team.  For the right person there will be a chance to move up the ladder on this very progressive farm. The job will offer good pay, regular time off and a good quality mobile home, with no bills.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 23/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation PriceFREE
Other Accommodation Information

Mobile home is suitable for a couple but not big enough for a family.  There is wi-fi available.

Distance from shops and amenities2MILES PUB 4MILES TO SHOP
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

There would also be work available for a partner cleaning in two large hoilday lets. Also on the farm, there would be opportunity for progression in the farming company for the right person in time, as this dairy is one of four in the business.

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