Herd Manager (KH-6607)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not be able to reply to you if your resume does not meet the position requirements. There is NO closing date. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. You must be currently authorized to work in the US to be considered for this position.?QUALIFICATIONS:?MUST HAVE CURRENT DAIRY EXPERIENCE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION?- 2 years Dairy experience- Ability to work independently- Strong herd health experience- AI experience preferred- Excellent communication skills- Calf experience- Field work experience- Farm equipment operating and maintenance experience- TMR experience??JOB DESCRIPTION:?Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is representing a small dairy located in Illinois who is searching for a highly qualified Herd Manager who can run the day to day on their own and take care of the milking herd. The employer needs an individual who is a self-starter and responsible. Responsibilities include: milking, feeding, breeding and herd health for young stock, milking herd and transition cows (100 head total), assisting with seasonal field work and general farm equipment maintenance. Newer equipment, all bagged forage and cows are fed TMR. Dairy is in planning stage for a new robotic free stall barn in immediate future. Herd management and A.I. experience is preferred. Prefer 2 years of experience working on a dairy. Ability to work independently and communicate effectively.?ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.?To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # and contact: Kirk C. HansenHansen Agri-PlacementP. O. Box 1172Grand Island, NE 68802Phone:? firstname.lastname@example.org??Apply for this job.