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General Farm Worker job in <->North Yorkshire<-> required for large hill farm with lowland unit

Farm TypeSheep, Beef

5000 acre hill farm in the Yorkshire Dales with additional lowland farm requires a permanent General Farm Worker to assist the Stock Manager with the day to day running of the enterprise. 

Duties include stock work with 200 head suckler herd as well as 500 lowland ewes and expanding hill flock. 

As well as being experienced with livestock the candidate must be confident with machinery, including tractor and telehandler driving.

Experience of using a 360 digger and fencing would be an advantage. 

AreaNorth East
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeLambing, Sheep, Fencer, Beef
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Three bedroom house located on the hill farm. Nearest town and high school, Leyburn, 11 miles away. Primary school at Kettlewell, 4 miles.

Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

This is an excellent opportunity for a genuine, hard working person to have a varied and responsible role on the farm. We expect you to be able to work alone as well as in a team, and use your initiative, so please only apply if you are confident and capable. 

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