Job - Herdsman

Job Title: Herdsman

Job Order #: KH-9835

Location: Kansas

Salary Range: $40000 - $50000

Commission / Bonus:

Benefits: 401K + Housing + Insurance + Paid Vacation + Uniform Service + Work Vehicle

Qualifications:

- Have extensive knowledge of all dairy equipment

- Robotic milker experience preferred
- AI experience
- Willing to work nights and weekends
- General knowledge of safety procedures
- Good understanding of cow behavior / health
- Willingness and capacity to learn new skills
- Team Player


Job Description:

Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is representing a large dairy located in Kansas who is searching for an experienced Herdsman. Must be able to vaccinate cows based on company protocol, artificial inseminate cows based on company parameters, load and deliver feed batches and able to operate equipment including payloader, tractor, and TMR mixer. Responsible for cow health and cleanliness including cleaning cow beds, crossovers, and outer robot areas with hand scraper, clean water troughs, clean and maintain robot rooms and robot maintenance. Ability to identify lame or sick animals for treatment, data entry into herd management software (T4C / Horizon, Dairy Comp 305), and other tasks as needed based on manager’s direction.


Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Kirk Hansen at [email protected] or call 308-382-7370. You are encouraged to fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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