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Herdsperson

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Our clients are looking to recruit a Herdsperson for their 200+ cow herd on their dairy farm based in Grassington North Yorkshire.

This will be a key role within the farming operation and you will be reporting directly to the Herd Manager. The successful applicant must be a conscientious, honest individual who can work well within a team. This is a physically demanding role and the duties required are as follows:

  • To be responsible for the general welfare and care of livestock
  • To milk cows ( currently twice daily).
  • To handle the movement of stock.
  • Be responsible for feeding, bedding and calving stock.
  • Scraping slurry both by hand and tractor.
  • Washing down both hand and pressure washer and CIP.
  • General cleaning and keeping tidy the farm & yards.
  • Loading/unloading feedstuffs both by hand and machine.
  • Field work either by hand or machine.
  • Operation of tractor, loader and other farm machinery.
  • To keep records regarding health and fertility of the herd.

HOURS:

This is a full time position based on a 6 day on, 3 day off working pattern. This will include week-ends as part of a minimum 48 hour working week

SALARY/PAY RATE:

The rate of pay is £11.67 per hour. A company pension scheme is in place.

 

A flat is available within 1 mile of work site.

  • Council tax £1175 per annum
  • Electricity £100 per quarter
  • Water £500 per annum

Accommodation Price (where applicable): Rent: £365 per month

Accommodation Type (where applicable): other

Accommodation Available: Yes

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Employer
HOPS Recruitment

Location
Grassington, North Yorkshire

Summary
Our clients are looking to recruit a Herdsperson for their 200+ cow herd on their dairy farm based in Grassington North Yorkshire. This will be a key role within the farming operation and you will be reporting directly to the Herd Manager

Salary
DOE

Employment Type
Full Time

Farm Type
Dairy

Reference
J107481

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