Dairy herd manager

€ 123,456 / Annum
Job Type
Permanent | Full Time
The position is for a herd manager for a dairy and tillage farm with a 120 cow herd in East Cork, calving 50% Autumn and 50% Spring.

The herd is a high yielding pedigree herd relying on a high level of automation throughout the farm in modern facilities and managed at a high technical level.

The Candidate would be expected to work as part of a team but on their own initiative and be expected to be able to manage all aspects of animal husbandry, be able to operate farm machinery, be proficient at grassland management and be able to 'think outside the box'.

The ability to keep records and maintain Bord Bia standards is essential.

Accommodation is available in a 2 bedroom cottage either furnished or unfurnished.

Salary is commensurate with the experience of the Candidate and would be in the range of €30,000-€45,000 gross p.a.

A full clean drivers licence is necessary.

Candidates should apply in writing by forwarding a CV and covering letter to the email address

An initial interview will be held in East Cork with a second interview and tour of the farm at a later date.

Email:- [email protected]
Aug 05, 2022
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