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Herdsman (KH-9823)

50,000 – 60,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/30/22

Job Description

Job description:

A mid-size dairy located in Washington is searching for hands-on Herdsman to help oversee the day to day operation. This position will be responsible for overseeing 3 full-time employees and ensuring that protocols and procedures are followed, and daily tasks are completed properly and in a timely manner. Must have parlor experience (Cows are milked twice a day), no milking responsibilities. Herdsman will be responsible for herd health (Able to spot, diagnose and treat any sick animals). Will meet with the veterinarian on herd health every 2 weeks. The herdsman will also be responsible for record keeping using Dairy Comp 305, cleaning and scraping the barns, oversee maternity barn, including calving, tagging and feeding calves.

Qualifications:

- Strong dairy experience
- Leadership / motivational skills
- Supervising experience
- Strong Cow management experience
- Parlor (milking) experience
- AI Breeding or willing to learn
- Herd health experience
- Feed / nutrition knowledge
- Calving / calf experience
- Self starter

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Herdsman position - Washington

$50,000 - $60,000

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 50000

Salary Max : 60000

Currency Type : US Dollars



Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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