Herds person is required on a Suckler Farming Enterprise in Maynooth Dunboyne area. Grass-based finishing system. Stock rate 200 cows, calves and yearlings cattle to finish. A good opportunity for a keen forward thinking individual.

Responsibilities Include:

The day to day running of the herd

Prioritising daily jobs and getting them done

Grassland management and herd health

Hygiene in barns and all around the farm

Calving and breeding

Health and safety

Sole responsibility at certain times

Improving the herd and grass management going forward

The above to be done with regular meetings with manager or owner in his absence

The Ideal Candidate:

Good experienced safe tractor driver capable of using machinery

Proficient in calving and calf rearing with Spring & Autumn calving

A good understanding of grassland management & PastureBase

Trustworthy and an ambitious driven person

Full driver’s license.


Please email your CV’s for consideration to: ahmarshall18@gmail.com