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Full-time Agricultural Administrator

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Based at Buitelaar’s Development Farm near Frome, Somerset, the successful candidate will contribute to a thriving, fast paced business on a mission to provide excellent supply chain solutions to British farmers.

Reporting to our Farm Manager, this role will be responsible for the management of calves in and out of one of our four collection centres, along with the health and wellbeing of youngstock in the collection centre, with duties including but not limited to:

  • Work closely with their line manager on a day-to-day basis.
  • Book transport in and out of the Collection centre
  • Update BCMS with calf movements in and out
  • Arrange License Applications with APHA for the movement of TB calves from farms
  • Upkeep a high standard of work and maintain a clean, tidy working area.
  • Select and collect calves within the Buitelaar specification for rearing.
  • Update records using farm software package provided
  • Complete any other duties as required from time to time.
  • Weighing, grading and sorting of calves
  • Unloading calves from vehicles and loading back onto vehicles for transportation to rearing units.
  • Assistance where required in the Collection Centre.
  • Upkeep of Milk Powder stock

We're looking for someone who will:

  • Work closely and liaise with other Buitelaar departments and business units.
  • Maintain information and activity on any farm software implemented.
  • Upkeep a high standard of work and maintain a clean, tidy working area.
  • Actively seek marketing material such as; images, videos etc.
  • Complete stock controls when required
  • Update records in a timely manner including but not limited to:
    • Medicines
    • Vaccinations
    • Weights
    • Cattle movements
  • Work to, and achieve, targets set out with line manager
  • Continuously develop and improve yourself.
  • Complete any other duties as required from time to time.

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