Herdsperson in Cambridgeshire Ref 823
Other
Herdsperson
Cambridge, UK
Farm Work
10/04/2017
823
08/05/2017

Description

Position : Herdsperson 

Location: Cambridgeshire

We are seeking a Herdsperson to join our clients seven person team, on a progressive 800 dairy herd on a 1,000 acre site in Cambridgeshire.

Position

This role is a managerial role in charge of team when owners are absence. Focus will be on care of herd such as spotting sick animals, foot trimming and issue of medication. The successful candidate will also be expected to carry out 3/4 times a week milking duties. 

Requirements:

The successful person must have:

  • At least 3/4 years experience as a Herdsperson
  • Must have experience as a Stockperson
  • Skilled and Knowledge Herdsperson in milk production
  • Good record keeping for medication and treatments
  • Full Drivers licence is an advantage but not essential. 

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 tax deductions and payments will be made and paid by Farm Solutions. Hourly pay operates including  pay for overtime hours worked.