Herdsperson

Looking for a fresh challenge?

Want to work in the understated Midlands with a great central position within the country ?

An outstanding opportunity for a 2IC/herdsman to join a highly dynamic and progressive farming business. The position is to join a small team looking after 300 autumn calving cows in a well established herd.The infrastructure includes a 24:48 herringbone parlour, cubicles for winter housing & developed grazing infrastructure.

The successful candidate will probably have at least 3-5 years experience and requires someone who is passionate about cows & grazing, but for the right person training could be given! We’re looking for a good communicator who excels in a team environment & can take full charge in absence of the Herd Manager. We encourage the involvement in a local discussion group & training programme. The package would depend on the experience of the candidate & includes accommodation on the farm with only household bills to pay.

The farm is part of 3 dairy farms and a heifer rearing operation run by Pilkington Farms & can offer career prospects for progression within the business. Pilkington Farms has a result-driven culture and firmly believes in ongoing professional development and a good work life balance.

For more information contact office@pilkingtonfarmsltd.com or apply by clicking the APPLY button below and atttaching your CV and covering letter.