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Relief Cowperson & Farm Worker: job near <->Bath, Somerset<->

Farm TypeDairy

Relief cowperson and farm worker.  We are looking for an enthusiastic farm worker and relief cowman to work on our 600 acre organic dairy farm situated between Bath and Bristol.

The job will consist of general farm work for 7 days per fortnight and, for the other 3 days per fortnight, milking the 160 herd of Holstein Friesians.  The herd is milked twice per day, in our 20:20 Boumatic parlour.  The parlour is new (2016) and works with SmartDairy/Herdmetrix.  Other responsibilities will include tractor field work, heat detection, calf rearing, feeding, yard work, vet liaison, herd health and herd fertility.

There will be a 28 days holiday per annum.  The successful candidate will work closely with the Farm Manager.  The job comes with caravan accommodation and a negotiable salary, dependent on experience.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeDairy
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Farm is located within 10 min. drive of Bath and the outskirts of Bristol.  Farm vehicle can be used for weekly shopping trip.

Distance from shops and amenitiesPub in village, nearest Supermarket 10 minutes drive
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Please send details of at least one reference who can be contacted. 

Looking forward to hearing from you.

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