Farm Hand

Location UK / Tyrone

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 9 hours ago

Reference 1377917

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Farm Hand based in Cookstown.


We are currently looking for an experienced farm hand to work on a large beef farm with a chicken house on the outskirts of Cookstown, Co Tyrone.

Reporting to the lead operator on the farm you will undertake a wide range of activities covering all aspects of the day-to-day operation of the farm.

Days of work:    Monday > Sunday – the role will involve working every other weekend (weekend work in the main covers feeding / essential work)

Hours of work up to 50 hours per week

Salary – dependent on experience

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience working on a beef farm
  • Working knowledge of animal health issues
  • Experience operating a feeding wagon
  • Experience operating general farm machinery
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience working with Chicken houses
  • 3rd level academic agricultural qualification

Closing date for the receipt of applications / CV’s is the 3rd January 2019

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below and forward your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer; applications from all sections of the community are welcomed