This is a family farm with 600 milking cows milked 3 times a day through a brand new green field site, and 500 youngstock.
It is a dynamic and fast moving place to work and many members of our team have been with us a long time, head herdsman 8 years, Farm foreman 11 years, assistant farm manager 7 years, head yard man 9 years, to give you a flavour.
The position will be available immediately
The role is mixed and would be 50% tractor driving working around the yards with the straw chopper, cleaning out youngstock buildings, slurry spreading, field work during Silage making and planting of Maize and 400 acres of Wheat.
With the rest of the time doing various maintenance tasks around the farms.
Any milking would only be on a relief basis, so a maximum of about 3-4 milkings a week but more typically only 4 times in 2 weeks.
Hours would be 60 a week with one day off every week. Regular staff meetings held over breakfast and appraisals undertaken by an consultant every 6 months.
is a shared 5 bedroom house with 4 others, but shortly be moving into 3 NEW 2 bedroom flats on the farm in about 2 months` time.
You will be employed directly by the farmer.
To apply, please forward your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 07442491963 for further information.