We are offering a competitive salary with bonus schemes, regular time off and a 2-bed cottage.
17 Mar 2021
14 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

We require an enthusiastic and experienced herdsperson to carry out day-day duties on our clients 500 cow unit near to Whitchurch, Shropshire.

The Farm

This is an excellent farm which utilizes the infrastructure and grassland to achieve excellent results.   The cows are traditional x bred spring calving cows, milked twice a day achieving around 5000 litres.  The cows are winter housed and fed a simple silage-based ration.  Once calved the cows are out to grass!

• 40:80 parlour 

• Spring calving 

• Cubicles and associated buildings

• Good handling facilities including crush & race

• Modern parlour with backing gate

• Excellent grassland infrastructure 

• 4-person full-time team

The Role

Key responsibilities will include milking, heat detection, administration of medications and vaccinations and general herd health, youngstock, general farm labour, fertility and record keeping.  The successful candidate must have previous dairy experience and ideally have experience of spring calving.

The Package

We are offering a competitive salary with bonus schemes,  regular time off, 2-bedroom cottage either on the edge of the farm or a 2-bedroom cottage in the local village. 

All enquiries handled in the strictest of confidence.

Contact Ben Furnival 07551123045 or email your CV and/or application form to amanda.hargrave@lkl-services.co.uk

For a full list of our current vacancies please visit our website at www.lklservices.co.uk 

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