An Assistant Farm Manager position has become available on a grass-based dairy farm in Tipperary. This is an excellent opportunity to progress in your dairy career.

The herd is an expanding Spring calving herd, currently milking 350 cows through a 32-unit herringbone parlour.

Replacements are reared on the farm.

This is a high performing farm, with huge emphasis on grassland and cow management.

The ideal candidate will be honest and trustworthy with a desire to learn and progress. Good communication skills and an ability to work as part of a team is essential.

The candidate must have a willingness to take on responsibility. It is important that the candidate is comfortable working with numbers.

Key responsibilities

  • Grassland management
  • Herd health management
  • Competent in milking routines and calf rearing
  • Calving and breeding
  • Parlour and milking hygiene
  • Health and safety on farm
  • Tractor experience necessary
  • Prioritising daily jobs and getting them done
  • Clear progression opportunities going forward for the right candidate

This is a great opportunity for someone to get involved in a successful forward-thinking dairy farm business.

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