Jul 31, 2021
Assistant Dairy Manager/Herdsman Featured
$15.00 - $18.00 an hour
Responsibilities include: Handling, management and health treatment of dairy cattle. Artificial insemination, pasture management, farm equipment operation including feeding, cleaning, haymaking, tillage, planting, cultivation, and harvest. Farm equipment repair, farm building and fence repair and maintenance. Required work experience: 3 years farm work experience in farm equipment operation and repair 5 years experience in livestock/cattle farming. Dairy experience preferred. Skills: Humane animal husbandry Cattle handling Artificial Insemination; preferred, not required Vaccination, dehorning, castration; basic veterinary care Ability to operate skid loader, tractor, and implements such as TMR mixer, mower, hay rake, round baler, tillage equipment, no-till drill, planter etc. Ability, or willingness to learn to drive Semi. CDL not required, but good driving record required. Basic carpentry and fence building Farm equipment maintenance and...
Grazeland Dairy, Inc Dayton, VA