Dairy Manager

Posted 31 January 2024
Salary £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Accommodation
Job type Permanent
Discipline Agricultural & Farm ServicesAgronomy, Fertilisers, Crop Protection & AgrochemicalsAnimal Health, Equestrian & VeterinaryAnimal Feed & Nutrition
Contact NameKristoff Brylinski

Job description

Dairy Manager
Location: Multiple sites (Southwest)
We are currently seeking an experienced and dedicated Dairy Manager. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in dairy farming and management, with a passion for ensuring the highest standards of animal care and product quality.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee day-to-day operations of the dairy farm, including feeding, milking, and health monitoring of the herd.
  • Manage and lead a team of dairy workers, providing guidance and support.
  • Implement and maintain best practices for herd health, nutrition, and breeding programs.
  • Ensure compliance with all safety, environmental, and regulatory standards.
  • Monitor and maintain accurate records related to milk production, herd health, and farm operations.
  • Collaborate with veterinarians, nutritionists, and other experts to optimize herd performance.
The candidate:
  • Proven experience in dairy farming and management.
  • Strong knowledge of dairy herd health, nutrition, and breeding practices.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and address issues in a timely and effective manner.
  • Familiarity with relevant safety, environmental, and regulatory standards.
  • Previous experience in a managerial role on a dairy farm.
The package:
  • Salary: up to £60,000 per annum DOE (Negotiable)
  • Accommodation
  • Company pension
  • 28 days holiday
Please email your CV to Kristoff Brylinski, Principal Recruitment Delivery Consultant, kristoff@agrirs.co.uk
We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.
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