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Dairy Technical Science Officer

Future Farm

Location:  Newport, Shropshire TF10 8NB
Salary:  £27,181 to £29,605 per annum
The point of entry will be dependent upon relevant qualifications and experience.
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  Sunday 31 March 2024
Reference:  KR-1269A

We have a number of exciting opportunities to join our Dairy Team here at Harper Adams University. 

A key part of the dairy team, the Dairy Technical Science Officer focus on the care of the farm’s two dairy herds, including milking and the operation of the parlour and dairy in accordance with best principles of milk and dairy hygiene. The successful candidate will contribute to high standards of care for the herd, including hygiene, fertility, production, foot care, grassland management, nutrition and general animal husbandry. We are looking for motivated team members, with a willingness to develop new skills.

Previous experience of milking and working with livestock is a requirement for the role, though training will be provided.  

Applications should be made by sending a full Curriculum Vitae and supporting statement, which clearly highlights how your skills and experience match the requirements of the role, to Jayne Weaver, HR Administrator via email at 

Candidates should ensure that they provide full details of the name, postal address, email address and telephone number of two referees, including present or most recent employer. 

Should you require any adjustments to complete your application for this role then please contact      

If you do not yet have the right to work in the UK and/or are seeking sponsorship for a Skilled Worker visa in the please follow this link which contains further information about obtaining the right to work in the UK and details about eligibility for sponsorship for a Skilled Worker Visa.

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