Overview

A progressive dairy farm in West Waterford requires an assistant farm manager / Manager to work with the farm owner. The farm has 120 spring calving, grass based, compact , calving herd.  The farm is  very well laid out with good infustructure and modern facilities. All milk produced on this farm is made into our own farmhouse cheese on- site.  The farm / cheese operation is Bord Bia /  Origin Green / BRC fully Certified .  To this end  Milk Quality production is  of paramount  importance on this farm.

 

The successful candidate will have :

 

·         An excellent work ethic with a strong can do attitude who will assume all aspects of running a dairy farm , Milking, Calving, Animal health, etc.

·         Supervisory skills and management ability.

·         Grassland management: Grass budgeting & Measurement skills.

·         Previous practical work experience on a Dairy Farm.

·         A structured approach to work.

·         Can work on own initiative.

·          Full driving licence.

·          References Required.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone  with initiative and has the  possibility of taking equity / partnership / profit sharing.

The remuneration package will reflect the responsibility that goes with this position.

 

 

Phone Number:
872305084