Family run business which has been producing its own award winning cheddar for generations and now also supplying quality wholesaler, delicatessens and Specialist Cheese Stores is seeking an Assistant Herdsperson who has a keen interest and commitment to cow husbandry.
We are seeking an Assistant Herdsperson to focus on the herd of 220 cows, train to competency level on the Lely robotic milking machines, complete AI, foot trimming, cow checks, milking checks, training heifers, calving cows, calf rearing and general yard work.
Applicants with AI and foot trimming preferred but our client is willing to provide training on same.
Accommodation will be sourced in the nearby town (1 mile from farm).
This is a contract position, where the successful person will operate as an agency worker with Farm Solutions. This means that the person will not have sub-contractor responsibilities and all statutory tax deductions and payments will be made by Farm Solutions on their behalf. Hourly pay operates, which includes pay for overtime hours worked.
For more details see www.farm-solutions.co.uk or Call Farm Solutions on 01380 720567