Part Time Stockman/Estate Worker – Nr Newmarket, Suffolk REF 702 FILLED

Position Filled
Posted on
February 1, 2021
Location
Wickhambrook, Nr Newmarket Suffolk
Job Type
Live out / Part-time / Permanent
Role
Groundsman / Handyman / Animal care / Farm Worker / Livestock Manager / Pig Person / Tractor Driver

Part Time experienced Stockman/Estate Worker required for private Estate located outside the village of Wickhambrook near newmarket.

We are looking for someone with a genuine love of working outside caring for a variety of livestock ( sheep, pigs, cattle and chickens) and also who can assist on the Estate where required.  Experience handling cattle is a must.

The successful person must be able to drive a tractor and carry out field maintenance ( rolling, harrowing etc) and also be able to use other large machinery such as hedge cutters, chain saws with the necessary certificates . Some heavy work involved so must be physically fit.  Experience with operating a digger would be beneficial.

There are at present a flock of 50 sheep ( South Downs and Suffolks) , a few cattle including Red Polls and 10 Tamworth pigs so a really interesting role for animal lovers.

Soon there will be the introduction of organic chickens as well as more cattle.

This is a three day a week position on an employed basis , 24 hours per week. More hours possible during lambing and summer. This may however increase to full time in the future.

We are looking for someone within a half hour commute.

For further information please call Jackie 07979501997 or Rebecca 07771655879