Farm Operative

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Farm Operative

Job Description

Job Title: Farm Operative

Location: Newford Demonstration Farm, Athleague, Co. Roscommon

Contract Type: Part Time/Weekend cover

Role Summary: 

Newford Demonstration Farm in Athleague, Co. Roscommon are looking to hire an experienced Farm Operative to help with the day to day activities of the farm on weekends.

Dawn Meats and Teagasc, have established a standalone suckler herd at Athleague, Co. Roscommon to demonstrate best practice in sustainable suckler beef production. 

The herd, which is known as the Newford Herd, is run on a fully commercial basis and demonstrates the potential of a moderately large suckler beef farm to generate a viable family farm income when operated to the highest level of technical efficiency and best practice.



The ideal candidate will:

Be competent in operating farm machinery;

Be competent handling livestock;

Have knowledge of record keeping around animal remedies;

Have some experience of grassland management;

Be capable of working on their own initiative;


To apply, please send a copy of your CV to [email protected] before 5pm on Friday the 7th of June.

1367 24 May 2024
Dawn Meats Group

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Dawn Meats Group

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