Herd Manager Position

Dutch Hollow Farm is an 800-cow Registered Jersey dairy in Eastern NY. We are currently looking for someone capable of fulfilling management responsibilities and willing to work closely with the current herd manager/owner and other employees. The goal is that the person in this position will be able to manage and oversee all tasks relating to mature cattle in the owner’s absence. This position comes with the opportunity to suggest and make meaningful changes as the dairy continues to expand.

Responsibilities:

 General herd health work

 Reproductive management program, vet checks

 Fresh and hospital cow and parlor management

 Assist with management of the maternity barn

 Maintain current and accurate essential dairy records

 Ensure a high standard of care and well-being for all cows

 

Qualifications:

 Experience in herd health, animal care, and dairy management

 Dairy Spanish not required, but advantageous

 Detail oriented, organized, and productive

 Positive attitude and strong work ethic

 Strong communication skills

 

Compensation:

 Competitive pay based on experience and qualifications

 Health Insurance

 

If interested, contact Alan Chittenden at (518)320-2893 or dutchhollowfarm@gmail.com for more information.