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Glenapp Estate Co Ltd
Glenapp Estate
Charlie Russell
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Keep an eye out for exciting opportunities to join our progressive committed team.

 Dairy Person

 

·         Would you like to be part of a progressive farming operation?

·         Does 900+ cows sound like an interesting challenge ?

 

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic  individual to join our small but dedicated team producing milk to the highest standards from a grass based, spring block calving herd of x bred cows.

The ideal candidate

 

will be

  • honest, reliable and confident working alone.
  • capable of managing milking’s from start to finish,
  • Capable and confident at identifying, treating and recording ailments
  • competent driving a tractor
  • capable of identifying and repairing faults e.g. in milking plant, stock water and electric fences.

 

will have:

  • Sound knowledge of modern dairy farming practices
  • An understanding of pasture management and animal husbandry skills
  • Pride in their work and surrounding environment
  • Suitable applicants will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience and have a full UK driver’s licence.

 

 

For those keen to progress, Glenapp offers a comprehensive remuneration package, ongoing training and clear career development opportunities.

 

The position also  includes refurbished CH &  DG accommodation, with options to suit an individual or family on a school bus pick up route.

 

This well laid out coastal farm will be milking 900+ cows in 2017  through a central 70 point rotary parlour with ACR’s, dumpline, Backing Gate, Auto ID, Auto in parlour feeding and shedding gate.

 

Initial responsibilities will include milking including shed hygiene and milk quality, identifying, treating and recording animal health issues, setting up fence breaks and feeding out supplements as required, farm and machinery maintenance and general youngstock work

Applications are invited by email and must include a full history of employment, any relevant training and the contact details for 2 references, to charlie_russell@btconnect.com

 


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