General Farm Worker / Milker – Clotton, Tarporley, Cheshire
We are looking for a General Farm Worker/ Milker to join our dairy team near Tarporley, Cheshire.
We are a mixed family Dairy farm in Cheshire covering 980 acres with mixed grass, wheat & maize, on farm. Our dairy herd consists of 700 pedigree Holstein cows with 600 youngstock, who are milked three times per day on a 40/40 herringbone parlour, with Auto ID, ADF. Our cows are averaging 12,900 litres with each cow producing 42 litres per day, our herd is housed all year round. We operate on an all-year-round calving system with the dairy enterprise integrated into the arable operations. Our milk is supplied through a Muller Tesco contract and our data & records are completed using Uniform.
As a General Farm worker/ Milker, you will be working alongside the dairy team to assist with the day-to-day running of the dairy unit. This can be a varied role to suit an individual, with day-to-day responsibilities for both roles including but not limited to:
– Milking to a high standard
– Farm Maintenance & Fencing
– Ensuring animal health & welfare is top priority
– Keeping records and data up to date
– Basic Tractor driving
– Keeping the farm clean and safe to operate
– Reporting issues or observations to the senior team
A proof of UK right to work will also need to be provided.
You will be working directly for the farm, not through REAL Success.
We’re looking for someone with a can-do, positive attitude and a passion for dairy farming, who is willing to work as part of a team to deliver high-quality results. Previous experience in dairy farming is preferred, but an eagerness to learn and develop within a forward-thinking and progressive business is just as equally important. We thrive to see our team succeed, so we will give you the required training and support to help you achieve your personal goals.
We will provide a competitive salary based on your experience, alongside holiday and a flexible working rota, we also offer a pension scheme. There is accommodation available for the right candidate depending on your current circumstances.
Our farm is based in Tarporley, Cheshire with excellent schools, leisure and shops nearby.
If you think you can help us as a General Farm Worker/Milker, we’d like to hear from you.
Applications with a cover letter will receive priority.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £25,000.00-£32,000.00 per year
- Company pension
- Free parking
- Housing allowance
- On-site parking
- Relocation assistance