Herd Manager in Cornwall Ref 2126

Recruiter
Farm Solutions Ltd
Location
Cornwall
Salary
A competitive pay package is offered with this job.
Posted
11 Aug 2018
Closes
08 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Position: Herd Manager

Location: Cornwall

Ref: 2126

The Farm:

We are seeking an experienced and competent Herd Manager to join our client's team on a growing 500 cow dairy herd in Cornwall. Milking is done three times daily in a modern 60 point rotary parlour. Housing is in sand-bedded cubicles.

The Role:

The main focus of this role will be to take responsibility for herd management and to lead a team of 4 in an excellent working environment.

The Applicant:

  • Must be an experienced Stockperson who takes pride in ensuring high standards are maintained across all aspects of herd care.
  • Competent and experienced in the day-today herd management including all veterinary care, as well as the organisation of AI, foot trimming and accurate record keeping.
  • Must have experience and competence in milking in modern milking parlours.
  • Must be a confident team leader

Accommodation:

The accommodation on offer for this role will be a Cottage house

Additional Info:

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.

To apply, please forward your CV to or phone for further information.

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