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Herd Manager

Employer
LKL Services Ltd
Location
Somerset
Salary
We offer a salary to reflect the importance of the position, regular time off and a 3-bedroom house.
Closing date
17 May 2024

Job Details

We have an exciting vacancy for an all-round dairy professional to take the lead role with the day-to-day management of this all-year-round calving, milk recorded herd, of H/F cows currently producing over 11000ltrs milking 3x.

If you are a dairy enthusiast and would like to be involved with this progressive unit, we can offer the necessary encouragement and support to enable you to have a significant impact on this committed dairy business.

This modern unit benefits from superb facilities and includes a 60-point Fullwood rotary parlour, ACR’s, backing gate, auto ID with drafting and heatime. The cows are housed on sand bedded cubicles and are fed a TMR backed up with automated parlour feeding.

Experience with computerised records and an understanding of the latest technology would be an advantage.  However, attention to detail, a desire to succeed and good interpersonal / leadership skills are essential.

A dedicated milking / yard team provide in house cover for the x3 shifts per day and herdspeople provide a skillset for the stockwork. If you have experience of large herd management, or feel you are ready for the challenge, we would love to hear from you.

A 3-bedroom house with double glazing and central heating is available free from rent, rates, and council tax together with regular time off and a salary to reflect the importance of the position.

For an informal discussion please contact Trevor Jolley on 07766 912481.

*No overseas applicants without a work visa*

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

Company

LKL Services Ltd

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