Farm Manager

Description of Role:

Based near Mullingar we are looking to hire a farm manager. The suitable person must have a passion for farming, have excellent management skills, animal husbandry skills, experience with operating machinery, be motivated, enthusiastic, reliable and a can do attitude that will relish the challenge and commitment that this exciting opportunity provides.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Management of cattle nutrition and liaising with dietitian
  • Animal welfare, hygiene and herd health
  • Recording of daily feed, medicines, fuel usage and maintenance
  • Record month end stocks for office records and liaise with office for daily reports
  • Other ad hoc activities as required

The Applicant:

  • Must be a hands on person who enjoys getting involved in all aspects of the operation
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to see things through
  • Positive individual with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Deadline driven
  • Professional manner & approach
  • Previous experience in agriculture industry
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Work to strict targets
  • Fluent English both written and spoken essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Driving licence

Accommodation is available for the successful candidate.