The SmartList Woolston, Warrington, UK
Oct 14, 2017Full time
LOCATION: near Northwich, Cheshire JOB TITLE: Herdsperson SALARY & BENEFITS: Depending on skills and experience + 3 bedroomed house within walking distance to the farm can be provided to the right candidate WORKING HOURS: Full Time THE COMPANY: Our client operates a dairy farm in Northwich with pedigree Holsteins and is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Herdsperson to join their team to ensure high animal welfare, high standard of cleanliness & record keeping are maintained. Key Responsibilities for the Herdsperson role to include:- • Milking • AI • Calvings • Foot trimming and treatment • Record keeping • Preparing heifers for sale at market • Cattle husbandry THE CANDIDATE: For the role of Herdsperson you will be reliable, trustworthy and a flexible team player, you must have excellent communication skills and excellent time keeping. The right individual must be proactive and be able to use their own initiative when working. You will need to live within a commutable distance to Northwich. You will be required to work every other weekend. Key experience essential for the role of Herdsperson:- • Proven experience with cattle livestock • A full UK driving licence • AI skills are desirable • Computer skills advantageous Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button. You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.